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Porterhouse The Devil’s Half Acre

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Brewed by Porterhouse
Style: Black IPA
Dublin, Ireland
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.53/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 405   ABV: 13.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
bottled, special
Barrel aged black IPA


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SudsMcDuff (6506) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 15, 2015
11.2 ounce bottle, bought online from the drinkstore and lugged back by M.A .. . opened up at Nobi with Vince, he shared his 20% homebrews .. . pours a dark brown magenta ... . mild headring .. . prune, plum, sugar, light galena, burnt grass, and irish whiskey .. . medium feel and a long dark fruited finish .. quite a nice beer .. . . see how it runs!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
s_hartshorne (2052) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 25, 2015
Bottle cotteridge piss up. Black thin head. Dark fruits mollasses some pine ok hops oily mouthfeel. Decent.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nilsas (2007) - Bryne, NORWAY - FEB 20, 2015

Lukt: Citrus, kaffe, vanilje og noe alc.
Utseende: Sort.
Skum/kullsyre: Tynt brunt skum, ring langs kant.
Smak: Fyldig lakris, kaffe, vanilje og frutig smak.
Hvor: Kjøpt/nydt@Cardinal, Stavanger, tasting med Lanka
Medium: Flaske@330ml, ABV@13,5%, Når@20.02.2015
Kommentar: Ja takk, en til imorgen.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
47574xeCD (479) - God’s Country, West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 12, 2015
Bottle Share at Cotteridge Convention 24/1/15 Poured a black beer with tan head. Roasted malts, burnt toast, Chocolate and Cocoa, with a caramel hint, and strong dry hoppy feel. Black Dirty and downright good stuff.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
The_Osprey (2757) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 29, 2015
Bottle share at Cotteridge Wines. Dark brown, small ring of off-white head. Aroma is paint, pine, treacle, alcohol. Body is medium to light, foamy, low carbonation. Taste is just a big hit of alcohol up front, ’cold’ booziness, tangy, vodka, some sweet malts but nothing to cover the 13%. Woah.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BlackHaddock (4540) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JAN 27, 2015
24th Jan 2015: bottle shared at the Cotteridge Wine meet. Slight haze to the dark body, on top a thin tanned head. The nose was roasted/toasted malts with chocolate hints and dark fruitiness, some hops in there too. The taste similar in nature to the aromas, malts first and foremost with a bitter chocolate follow up. Good alcohol kick within the brew, heavy but nice!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Garrold (2213) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2015
Bottle share. Cotteridge Beano. Fruity. Hoppy. Dark malts. Taste is bitter, and sweet. Lots of chew. Long, bitter finish. A tad heavy, and heady.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
RichTheVillan (4030) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2015
Bottle at Cotteridge Wines convention; hazy dark brown pour with a thin creamy light tan head, sour aroma, taste has ripe dark fruits, caramel, some roast and plain chocolate.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (11875) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 7, 2015
Bottle at Cardinal. Dark brown/Black colour with a beige head. Aroma is boozy, roasted malt, chocolate, licorice. Flavour is alcohol,apple, hop, caramel, boozy, roasted malt, chocolate, licorice. Full body. Nice beer, but also too boozy.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fin (8092) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2014
Bottle from Beers of Europe, Kings Lynn, (purchased directly from shop 27th Dec’) consumed at Lynn & Barrys, Merton, Oxon, Wednesday 31st December 2014 Pours dark, dark brown with slim creamy head. Quite potent, in fact lets no bugger about its pretty boozy. Heavy cloying bitterness a little harsh on the edges, its almost like a Black IPA/Barley wine combo’. An interesting beer but I guess the strength ensured this was never quite gonna be as expected. A6 A4 T7 P4 Ov13 3.4


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