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RATINGS: 175   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Thatís right, the first seasonal offering (of many to come ) from (512) Brewing Company was brewed this week. Itís a Robust Porter brewed with Pecans. Look for this beer to be released sometime in late October - We canít release it until thereís at least a hint of cool weather in the air! This nearly black Porter is made with US 2-row and Crystal malts along with Bairdís Chocolate and Black malts. Mild smooth hop bitterness is contrasted with sharp black malt bitterness. It has a full body and malty sweetness balanced with subtle pecan aroma and flavor from locally grown pecans. Yet another true Austin original!


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4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Kpbutsko (23) - - OCT 26, 2013
Looks rad! Mega dark with thick brown head. Good aroma with a toasty dark malt smell. Maybe the word "pecan" got stuck in my head, but it does taste nutty. Thick up front, with a dry aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
frank0830 (56) - South Bend, Indiana, USA - APR 15, 2014
Poured draft at The Esquire Tavern in San Antonio, Texas. Nice toffee and chocolate notes on the nose. Mouthfeel lacks a bit but still nice. Served a little cold so that might have something to do with it. Nice bitter finish, not over powering. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vlan1 (151) - Eastern Shore, Maryland, USA - MAR 18, 2014
On draft. Pours a deep rich dark brown. Thick velvety head. Looks like an oatmeal stout. Not much aroma but it is on nitro. Smooth velvety texture. Really seems like there are a lot of oats in this one. Mild taste. Notes of oats and hints of nuts.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
andyhwcinc (1347) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 12, 2014
Enjoyed on tap at Alamo Drafthouse in Austin, TX while watching the new 300 movie, with that weird Eva Green sex scene. Appearance is a rich dark brown with a moderate white head. Aroma is nutty with hints of caramel, malty, sweet and decadent. Taste is great, nice rich porter with great pecan/hazelnut notes. Really nice one here.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BOSSbrewer (1310) - Arkansas, USA - MAR 8, 2014
Pours an opaque brown with a thin creamy tan head nose is chocolate and coffee. Very smooth beer. Super creamy. Somewhat sweet. Very nice beer.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alcamp99 (55) - McKinney, Texas, USA - FEB 23, 2014
Traditional porter. Well balanced. Coffee notes. Toasty finish. I can't taste any pecan but well done. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmcgavin12 (427) - Madison, USA - FEB 11, 2014
Pours a dark brown with frothy tan head. Aroma is full and delicious with notes of toasted malts, pecan, and sweet pie. Flavor is sweet with slighty nutty notes, a medium body, and a crisp finish. Great beer

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
erickok (3165) - Tours (and Paris), FRANCE - JAN 7, 2014
Black bodied, beige stable head. Pecan? Well, it does have lots of dark, roasted chestnut and cereal. And I like it. (On tap at The Liberty Tavern Austin)

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dawoz (24) - - DEC 29, 2013
On tap at esquire in San Antonio. Pours dark with little to no head. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brucebruce81 (253) - Wyoming, USA - DEC 15, 2013
This was A very good porter it had great flavor and you can actually catch some of the hop flavor which is rare ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bytemesis (2568) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - DEC 8, 2013
Tap. Pours dark brown to black, small brown head, creamy, nice lacing. Aroma is roasty, nutty, ashtray. Flavor about the same, not much pecan. Full body, creamy.


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