Oatmeal Stout | Harper's Restaurant & Brewpub

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Harper's Restaurant & Brewpub
Michigan, United States

Style: Oatmeal Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 10-12-2002

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2
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3.35
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Photo of ElGrecoVerde
3.4/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Harper's Oatmeal Stout is basically a sedated version of your typical oatmeal stout. The style is almost always good, so follow the rules and you've got a good beer. However, it seems Harper's decided to scale back all of the ingredients.

It was an opaque brown color with a tiny tan head. Aroma's were mild but pleasant. Same with the taste. Surprisingly subdued, but the flavors were all good. Roasted oats, bitter chocolate, and coffee. A bit of caramel and toffee sweetness with a pretty dry finish.

I really think this could be a good beer if they pushed the flavor envelope. However, I also realize they're catering to a crowd of college students, most of which are more interested in quantity, not quality.

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Oatmeal Stout from Harper's Restaurant & Brewpub
3.35 out of 5 based on 2 ratings.
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