Marooned On Hog Island | 21st Amendment Brewery

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486 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
21st Amendment Brewery
California, United States
21st-amendment.com

Style: English Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.90%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by dbrauneis on 12-05-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
486
Reviews:
137
Avg:
3.89
pDev:
10.28%
 
 
Wants:
26
Gots:
53
For Trade:
0
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Photo of cindyjeffsmith
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: dark brown, nearly opaque. Fairly thick tan head on the pour that recedes to wisps.
Smell: rich chocolate and a musky hint that must be the oyster shells. Makes for a quite rich and nice nose.
Taste: just as the nose advertises.
Overall: my first oyster stout so not sure how it stacks up. Quite enjoyed this. A rich and creamy stout with a little edge.

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Photo of Chugs13
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of SHODriver
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Poured black into a pint glass with ruby around the edges where light can get through with a small light tan head that fades to a small mat
S: smells of roast malt, coffee and chocolate
T: tastes of roast malt, chocolate, coffee, and slight sweetness. swallow brings bitter roast malt and coffee with a bit of chocolate
M: full mouthfeel with soft carbonation. very smooth on the palate
O: a very nice stout. very good flavors and balance. Don't let the oyster shell addition dissuade you.

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Photo of rkcrozier
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of MN_Beerticker
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of plaid75
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On draft at The Lark, East Northport, NY.

Poured a black hue with a two finger frothy off white head. There was good retention and lacing.

The smell featured lactose, cocoa and black malt.

The taste consisted of the same elements, with a tasty cafe au lair element countered by a dry black malt.

The mouthfeel was typical of the style.

Overall a tasty and hefty stout.

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Photo of DLSheidy
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of MKrauss
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of Alron
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of cocojoe
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz can poured into 16oz Deschutes pint glass:

A: Almost pitch black, but mostly a very very dark brown. 1.5 fingers of rich mocha colored head.

S: The briney, mineral like notes hit the nose immediately, followed by Chocolatey, bitter roasty and fruity notes.

T: Very creamy and smoothe. Chocolatey roast notes are prevalent, but it is not a bitter roast. Sweet, dark fruits and dark caramel.

M: Medium -full creamy body

O: Really creamy, chocolate roasts, with dark fruits. The oyster notes come through in the nose a bit as mineral like notes.

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Photo of BigBry
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of pogoowner
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of TheHoppiest
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of AnitaBrewski
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Eastside151
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of JoeLacy
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of foureyedgeek
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of Maillard
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of nosavingsaccount
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of Jeffrey2310
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of ghemminger
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of justintcoons
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz can poured into a tulip.

Appearance
Black with some translucency. 1-2 fingers of creamy, tan head.

Nose
Dark chocolate, brine and espresso.

Taste
Semi-sweet chocolate, dark roast coffee and a dusting of cocoa. Some brine and hints of vanilla. Finishes with bitter espresso.

Mouthfeel
Medium bodied, creamy and smooth.

Overall
The brine is well incorporated and this drinks pretty easily at nearly 8%. This is a very nice Oyster Stout.

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Photo of Hanzo
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of Commandophile
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ressling
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Marooned On Hog Island from 21st Amendment Brewery
3.89 out of 5 based on 486 ratings.
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