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Highland Oatmeal Porter | Highland Brewing

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BA SCORE
3.87/5
Very Good
1,364 Ratings
Highland Oatmeal PorterHighland Oatmeal Porter
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Highland Brewing
North Carolina, United States
highlandbrewing.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by stirgy on 09-17-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#8,681
Reviews:
564
Ratings:
1,364
pDev:
11.63%
Bros Score:
4.08
 
 
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44
Gots:
230
Trade:
0
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User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 1,364 |  Reviews: 564
Photo of J_Monroe
5/5  rDev +29.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of Drewvel
3.22/5  rDev -16.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of juicebox
4.04/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of FrothFanatic
4.42/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Deep jet black color overwhelms the glass with a tall creamy head that dissipates leaving behind trails of creamy lacing. The smells hint of coffee, maybe a little cao cao, but no trace of oatmeal. Same with the taste, coffee cao cao but the oatmeal is very faint if not even present in this brew. Its so creamy and filling however that this could be a delightful breakfast beer. This is one of my favorite brewers and I would recommend this porter to anyone who wants to try something appetizing.

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Photo of Griggsy
4/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of thatoneguymike
3.78/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rapayn01
4/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Despite the oatmeal in the name of the beer, this brew tasted like a fairly normal porter to me with nice roasted malt flavors. In short, a fairly normal porter.

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Photo of DrewsBrews450
4.01/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Zazzi82
3.3/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Dragginballs76
3.92/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours jet black with thin caramel colored head good lacing head dissipates completely.

Smell I get some coffee notes maybe a little chocolate dark malts.

Taste right off the bat I get some coffee then some roasted malts also getting a little bit of oats.

Feel fairly thin well carbonated also a little bitter.

Overall a decent porter probably would not have it again.

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Photo of Bearded_Buckeye
4.1/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DevWand
4.08/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Extol
3.74/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Appearance - black in color, decent head retention and lacing. Smell - some chocolate and oatmeal. Taste - follows the nose, chocolate and subtle oatmeal smooth. Overall - decent brew. Nothing crazy.

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Photo of GDawgs34
3.57/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Boone757
3.74/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MasterRigger
3.13/5  rDev -19.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Pens1967
3.99/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of DavidD
4.32/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of raindog814
4.16/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of CWCrisman
4.39/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of lurfMalderFulder
3.55/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of takusan1000
3.82/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jhutt
3.81/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of caleblewis94
4/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of foghornleghorn22
4/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Highland Oatmeal Porter from Highland Brewing
Beer rating: 3.87 out of 5 with 1,364 ratings
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