Dragonstooth Oatmeal Stout | Elysian Brewing Company

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Dragonstooth Oatmeal StoutDragonstooth Oatmeal Stout
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4.03/5
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984 Ratings
Dragonstooth Oatmeal StoutDragonstooth Oatmeal Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Elysian Brewing Company
Washington, United States
elysianbrewing.com

Style: Oatmeal Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.10%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-20-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#3,629
Reviews:
361
Ratings:
984
pDev:
10.17%
Bros Score:
3.78
 
 
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116
Gots:
187
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Ratings: 984 |  Reviews: 361
Photo of Dum3z
3.44/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Ahypercube
4.59/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bomber from Vons for $7.99. Big fan of Elysian and wanted to try it.

L: Beautiful. Looks like a stout. Thin lacing, but there. Could use more head. Almost one finger.

S: Vanilla, milk chocolate, roasted malt, oatmeal, and dark dried fruit, in that order. Again, beautiful.

T: Sour like a Cabernet Sauvignon, the charcoaly flavor strikes immediately, initially filling with soft, smooth bready oats before drying out into toasty rye/barley crust mixed with dark chocolate and roasted coffee with a mocha finish. Excellent.

F: Surprisingly thin, probably because of a lower sugar content than most American stouts. Definitely wasn't over sweetened, which I appreciate.

O: An awesome brew from some brilliant artists. Cheers!

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Photo of SamQ
4.1/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of 57md
3.48/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a dark brown color with honey edges and a thin layer of head. The nose is more smokey than roasty. The body is definitely thin for such a big stout. The roast is lighter than some basic stouts. Also, there is an odd perfumey note in the flavor.

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Photo of NIEric
4.5/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of stevoj
3.81/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Dark and velvety, head is a little too frothy. Aroma wafts from the pour, semi sweet chocolate and roast grains. Taste is smooth and slick, minor bitterness, but mellow, rich flavor. This is really, really good stuff.

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Photo of SamuelMiller
4/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of nstygles
4/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Bammer21
3.86/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of -chii-
2.93/5  rDev -27.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of bluehende
3.92/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of jera1350
4.15/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of brlelievre
4.27/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of swierczt
4.31/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of DrinkThemAll
3.33/5  rDev -17.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of robbase9
3.97/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of kevinlater
3.81/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Stephen_Woods
4.02/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Lingenbrau
4.19/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of NeilSilber1
4.4/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Very dark stout, a bit bitter.

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Photo of Guppy314
4.23/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From a bottle, pours an opaque black with a one-finger lingering dark tan head. Rich aroma of dark roasted malt. Taste follows as very malt forward, with noticeable carbonation, a decently full mouth feel, and a hop driven tangy finish. While it's somewhat "creamy", it's carbonation and hoppy-tang make this fairly UN-oatmeal-stout-like ... but still a solidly nice stout.

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Photo of mpenske
4.25/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Ninjakillzu
4.52/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a Pint Defiance tulip. The body is black, with a creamy tan finger head. Aromas consist of dark chocolate and espresso. The flavors are the same. The feel is medium/high bodied with medium carbonation, smooth, and a dry finish.

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Photo of TrueOregonian
4.21/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours pitch black with an inch of head on it that goes away fairly quick.
Smells of chocolate and oats.
Taste like it smells. It goes down smooth with an after taste that is sweet chocolate that lasts a few seconds and then is gone. Doesn't stay on the lips and is one delicious stout

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Photo of CvCarlos
4.6/5  rDev +14.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Dragonstooth Oatmeal Stout from Elysian Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.03 out of 5 with 984 ratings