Rogue Shakespeare Stout
Ratebeer 3.89 99th percentile
Beer Advocate A
It poured as black as computer plastic with an espresso crema head. The nose was milder than expected, with faint earth, oatmeal and bitter chocolate. Well, the taste is thick like a good bowl of oatmeal should be. The whole mouth is coated in thick, roasted, bitter chocolate goodness. It is a very quaffable beer despite the massive flavours and coffee notes also.
The roasted oat flavours just coat everything, with a long lingering of bitter mocha.
Alcohol Content +1 6%
You would never know it.
If this is not the best oatmeal stout I have ever tried, it ranks a close second.
Ingame Enhancement +1
No gaming tonight, I think the H1N1 got me. The positive score is because this thick brew is chasing the nasties away.
Any thick, bittersweet chocolate stout makes me happy. This one makes me double happy.
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