Arcadia Starboard Stout | Arcadia Brewing Company

Arcadia Starboard StoutArcadia Starboard Stout
BA SCORE
29.6%
Liked This Beer
3.45 w/ 233 ratings
Arcadia Starboard StoutArcadia Starboard Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Arcadia Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
arcadiaales.com

Style: Oatmeal Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
1058 OG; 29 IBU

Added by SheepNutz on 08-07-2002

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
151
Ratings:
233
Liked:
69
Avg:
3.45/5
pDev:
14.78%
Alströms:
3.5
 
 
Wants:
6
Gots:
5
Trade:
0
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look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

This beer was on nitro-tap, so I feel the review will be unfairly skewed from what this beer normally is. I don't think the ability to review different serving types for the same beer should have been taken away.

It looks very similar to nitro Guinness which, for the beer, is its best aspect. It's dark brown with a fantastically creamy tan head one finger tall that leaves equally creamy lace in a big sheet from the top of the glass to the bottom.
A slight note of dark fruits sits in with roast, a bit light but pleasant with a very soft note of barley-like grains and a hint of vanilla. More strength would improve a very pleasant smell.
Along with roast, the taste is sweet, creamy and milky, a real pleasure to drink, but the best thing going for the flavor is what's added by the mouthfeel.
Speaking of, there's just such a creamy smoothness to this beer. The nitro really adds a lot, and it works very, very well. This beer flows so smoothly, it's so silky and velvety. On nitro-tap, the only thing better would be a touch more body, as it is a stout.

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Arcadia Starboard Stout from Arcadia Brewing Company
Beer rating: 29.6% out of 100 with 233 ratings
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