Walker's Statio
Pretoria Fields Collective

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Style:
Stout - American
Ranked #45
ABV:
6.5%
Score:
91
Ranked #50,047
Avg:
4.51 | pDev: 8.43%
Reviews:
4
Ratings:
10
From:
Pretoria Fields Collective
 
Georgia, United States
Avail:
Year-round
Wants
  1
Gots
  3
SCORE
91
Outstanding
Notes: Our complex and seriously satisfying stout is full of flavor and yet still smooth on the palate. Its medium-to-full bodied mouthfeel and creaminess comes from the generous amounts of flaked oats added to the mash. The flavors of dark chocolate, toffee and light-roast coffee are balanced with the slightest hint of residual sweetness on the back end.
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Kardiac41

4.59/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Bottom line up front...its just a good dark stout. Nice to even have the option of a craft stout. Very dark with a smooth pour and stable head that is a nice light brown contrast. Medium to full bodied, so it's not going down that quick. Personally wish it had a higher abv.

Oct 20, 2019
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ATL6245 from Georgia

4.66/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Very well crafted stout. Full bodied. Pours clean and dark with a tan head exhibiting good retention. Nice coffee, chocolate, and toffee aromas. Similar flavors. There is very little to criticize with Walker Station. Maybe it could have a tad more bitterness; but I enjoyed it nonetheless. Walker Station is a go-to Stout in a sea of stouts with all kinds of flavor additions. This brewery has it's own farm where they raise most of the ingredients. Available only in Georgia currently (2019).

Jun 24, 2019
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BeerRep1981 from Georgia

5/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Just a solid Oatmeal Stout. Very approachable, but complex. Roasted coffee and caramel come right though on the nose. The low ABV In this Georgia Stout helps drinking a few of these on a Sunday morning.

Jun 18, 2019
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ChainGangGuy from Georgia

4/5  rDev -11.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

12 ounce can - $2.79 at Total Wine & More in Kennesaw, Georgia.

Appearance: Pours a very dark brown, near black body with a puny, narrow, light beige head.

Smell: Crackly, lightly charred roast with a distant smokiness emanating from it. Spent coffee grounds, dry chocolate, a minute background swirl of oats and just a hint of fruitiness.

Taste: Roasty with a light touch of smoky char about it. Slight coffee, dark bitter chocolate. A bit of oat-derived creaminess. Its sweetness is fairly subdued. Relatively scant dark fruitiness. Minimally bitter. The flavors aren't overtly bold, here, making for a fairly restrained albeit smooth beverage. Softly chocolaty, silken finish.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied. Medium carbonation.

Overall: Walker Station is good, even if it is a tad reserved. It's pleasing just to see "a stout" being offered up these days.

Apr 13, 2019
Walker's Statio from Pretoria Fields Collective
Beer rating: 91 out of 100 with 10 ratings