Obsidian Stout | Deschutes Brewery

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Obsidian StoutObsidian Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery
Oregon, United States
deschutesbrewery.com

Style: American Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Alc. by Vol.: 6.4%
IBUs: 55

220 calories per 12 oz serving

Added by BeerAdvocate on 09-07-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,874
Reviews:
1,148
Avg:
4.21
pDev:
9.5%
 
 
Wants:
577
Gots:
832
For Trade:
5
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle pored into pint glass

A pours a dark black color with a nice fluffy tan head nice lacing as you enjoy the stout

S- is chocolate,roasted malts toffee and a touch of smoke

T- is great with semi sweet chocolate followed by roasted malts and coffee flavors

M- smooth creamy with a sweet silky smooth finish

O- a great stout that is very smooth and easy to drink..top notch

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Nice extra thrown in on a trade - thanks Destral. Always been a fan of Deschutes when I've had the chance to try, and I'm glad to be sampling this one. Pours nearly black, no light, soft looking head. Nice charred aroma, roasty, subtle hops. Well rounded flavor here - really nice and robust, burned wood taste, malty as hell and nice dark roast to this one, balanced by a nice hop bitterness. Subtle tobacco or leather flavor, nice. Lots going on, but smooth and not muddled, making this a nice drinkable stout for the colder weather. Nothing imperial or extreme about this at all - just a nice flavorful stout.

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Obsidian Stout from Deschutes Brewery
4.21 out of 5 based on 3,874 ratings.
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