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RATINGS: 181   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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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
gkost (1711) - Tampa, Florida, USA - MAY 10, 2009
Growler courtesy of kiefdog. poured black. Nose is sweet roast. Flavor is cocoa, roast malts, very very slight pecan flavor. FOr a pecan porter, there wasnít much pecan. But it was very enjoyable.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwood04 (3745) - Connecticut, USA - JUL 3, 2014
32oz growler in a tulip. Pours black with a beige head. Aroma of roasted malts, coffee, dark chocolate, a light nuttiness, some dough, and hints of hops. Flavor the same with a nice blend of everything. Average texture. A good porter.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Tonkun (756) - New Jersey, USA - JUN 9, 2014
Tap. Dark pour with a mocha head. Oatmeal, pecan, coffee, chocolate. Medium body. Smooth. Very good

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dr_Fellini (355) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - MAY 16, 2014
Draft. Pours a deep brown with a thin creamy tan head. Aroma is very nutty, roasted malts, slight coffee. Flavor is nutty sweet with a light roasted malts. Light to medium in body and very smooth. Lingering nuttiness in the finish. Very tasty.

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Getbetter (794) - East Palo Alto, California, USA - MAY 1, 2014
From a tap at Bangers. The pour is a dark brown with no head. A very slight sweet porter with a slick texture. Itís really good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TXBadger (1219) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 23, 2014
Pours a deep dark brown, almost black. Nuts, cocoa, and a little toffee on the aroma. Same on the palate. Finishes with just a hint of sweetness.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ferris (2925) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 19, 2014
Draft - Coffee and nuts. Jet black with a thin beige head. Chocolate, coffee and a light nutty sweetness. Not sure how big pecans play a part but nice.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
frank0830 (58) - 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 (186) - 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 (1426) - 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 (1420) - 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.


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