Blue Moon Cappuccino Oatmeal Stout | Coors Brewing Company (Molson-Coors)

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3.61/5
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335 Ratings
Blue Moon Cappuccino Oatmeal StoutBlue Moon Cappuccino Oatmeal Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Coors Brewing Company (Molson-Coors)
Colorado, United States
millercoors.com

Style: Oatmeal Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our limited release stout is brewed with cocoa then a rich blend of decaf coffee is added for a fresh roasted coffee taste and a subtly sweet finish.

Added by superspak on 07-21-2015

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#38,540
Reviews:
90
Ratings:
335
pDev:
12.74%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Ratings: 335 |  Reviews: 90
Photo of Bryan12345
3/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Makeitadouble
4/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Blue Moon cappuccino oatmeal stout.

Blue moon is that big beer that wants you to think it's a craft beer. It is , sorry , not sorry . In lieu of this by no means am I insinuating Blue Moon is bad. It's just not for me . However their seasonal batches always exceed my expectations. Such is the case with their cappuccino oatmeal stout. This is a creamy beer with a bitter finish . The chocolate nodes really shine when its drank cold in a glass.There is almost no head when poured correctly. The oatmeal stands out the more you sip and definitely give it it's rich smoothness.
The coffee really makes it stand out . I don't believe this can work with things other than stouts ,it's rich and very dark brown in color hut still clear. This beer is sweet but that bitter after taste balances the palette. At 5.9% ABV this beer is definitely a 7.5 out of 10

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Photo of stakem
3.02/5  rDev -16.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

12oz bottle into a tulip appears dark brown in color with a light khaki head that fades quick leaving a thin line of head around the perimeter.

Aroma has a fruited quality about it with faint stale coffee and chocolate. Some earthiness and roast.

Tastes fruity like raison and cola with stale coffee and sweet oats. This feels like a weird version of hard cola or rootbeer moreso than beer.

Medium in body with modest carbonation, its average. Smell is the best part of it.

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Photo of matcris
3.6/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A very dark brown with a two finger tan head that fades quickly to a ring. Not much for lacing. The beer smells very malty and grainy. I do get some mocha and coffee notes. The flavor has a nice balance of bitter to sweet and the coffee, oatmeal. and chocolate notes come out pretty well. The feel is a little below average carbonation, very dry, and medium thin body. Overall, a decent beer, especially for the price.

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Photo of sokol_1993
2.8/5  rDev -22.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

A lot of smells, but the taste was bad. Not a wheat, not a cappucino, not a stout, nothing of each. Poured it down the drain.

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Photo of Hephaestos
3.12/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of ohiobeer29
2.75/5  rDev -23.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of dirtyharry2489
2.82/5  rDev -21.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of DaveCash
3.95/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MinerBob
3.98/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A really good stout! A smell and taste of coffee that is not overpowering. A good deep coffee smell. Not overly carbonated with a smooth swallow and little to no aftertaste. Overall I like it better than Founders breakfast stout.

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Photo of Scotchboy
3.42/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

12oz 2016 bottle.

A: Pours medium dark brown with light showing through the edges and a quickly fading off white head.

S: Coffee and bready malts, faint spice from the coffee and caramel sweetness, faint chocolate and roast characters.

T: Earthy coffee, some espresso bitterness, bready malts, some caramel sweetness. Again, roast and toasted malt characters are faint.

MF: Medium body with medium carbonation. Balanced bitterness and sweetness.

O: This is an ok beer and drinks easily for a coffee brew. There are better options out there with more fresh coffee and stout character than this beer, this tastes and feels more like a brown ale.

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Photo of elglueckert
3.98/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Jsteez
4/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of tmryan21
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of singletary
3.71/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

It pours a nice dark brown with a small tan head that lasted to almost the end. I could smell a little vanilla while still in bottle but once poured the coffee smell took over. Taste is a nice coffee flavor, mouthful is medium body. Overall a nice drink to enjoy with pizza ( like I just did.)

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Photo of dbrauneis
3.57/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A: Pours a clear, almost opaque very dark cola brown (approaching black) in color with a moderate amount of active visible carbonation rising along the edges of the glass and a faint amount of mahogany colored highlights. The beer has a two finger tall foamy tan head that quickly reduces to a medium sized patch of thin film surrounded by a large patch of very thin film covering the remainder of the surface of the beer and a thin ring at the edges of the glass. Moderate amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Just shy of moderate aromas of lightly roasted, freshly brewed coffee with a light aroma of cocoa and a light aroma of roasted malts.

T: Upfront there is a light to moderate flavor of roasted malts with a slightly stronger than moderate flavors of freshly brewed light roast coffee and a hint of toasted oats. That is followed by light to moderate flavors of cocoa and a hint of lactose sweetness. Light amounts of roasty bitterness in the finish but it does not linger for long.

M: Slightly lighter than medium bodied with moderate amounts of carbonation. Slightly thin/watery.

O: Not nearly as bad as I expected, a decent concept from the flavor/aroma perspective but a little thin in the mouthfeel (lacks the hint of creaminess I expect in an oatmeal stout). Interesting choice to use decaf coffee.

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Photo of tone77
3.57/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a brown 12 oz. bottle. Has a black color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is of strong black coffee. Taste is coffee, roasted malts, some cocoa is present. Feels medium/light bodied in the mouth and overall, despite not getting any oats in the aroma or flavor it's a pretty good beer.

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Photo of Giggy
4.14/5  rDev +14.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Not quite an oatmeal stout. It does have great flavor and aroma. Missing the body.

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Photo of dertyd
3.98/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of APH
3.59/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DerwinWentworth
2.75/5  rDev -23.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of NodakEric
4.2/5  rDev +16.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Slowjamcdub
4.42/5  rDev +22.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Considering blue moon is made by Miller's this is a very good beer

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Photo of MaltTeaseFalcon
4.32/5  rDev +19.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Raime
3.24/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Blue Moon Cappuccino Oatmeal Stout from Coors Brewing Company (Molson-Coors)
Beer rating: 3.61 out of 5 with 335 ratings