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Brewed by 961 Beer - Gravity Brewing
Style: Porter
Mazraat Yachoua, Lebanon

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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The 961 Porter is a take on the traditional Engish beer that originates from the pubs of London. The Porter is brewed in the classical manner, using dark roasted malts with a rich addition of Crystal malts, and is hopped with English varieties. This beer, with 5.6% ABV, has complex aromatic notes of caramel, coffee, raisins, chocolate, nut and toast.
Ingredients: water, barley malt, hops, yeast.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rumproasts (2879) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - AUG 28, 2014
bottle. Deep brown with small head. Probably the best of the beers I’ve had from this brewery, which isn’t exactly a ringing endorsement, but nonetheless this beer actually seems to be a porter. Chocolate malt. A bit thin, but otherwise pretty average.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rlgk (10510) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - AUG 26, 2014
Bottle at Bishops Arms, Jönköping. Black beer with a beige head. Roasted chocolate aroma, strange spicy notes, caramel, licorice, some tar and bread. Roasted chocolate flavor, again with strange spices, fruity, vanilla, some tar. A bit odd.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mkel07 (3381) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 29, 2014
Bottle from Archive Beer Boutique June 2013. This is quite a good porter with some vanilla in the aroma and a dark brown colour.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
milewide (1511) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Metallic aroma and taste. Dark brown, but thin. Very modest roasted malt contribution.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nisse666 (4205) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2014
Bottle at en Öl och Whiskeymässa 2014, 2014-04-11 Göteborg AR: roasted malt, coffey, chocolate, AP: dark brown body, yellowish white head F: fizzy, cacao nibbles, dry, herbal

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AdiBeer (1068) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 5, 2014
Aroma: toasted malt, light chocolate, some coffee. Appearance: dark brown/black, small white head. Taste: light sweet. Palate: sweets intensify, toasted notes again, some bitters coming up, dry long finish. Overall: OK Porter, maybe a bit watery in the palate. Bottle from Sam’s Beverage, Beirut.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
SimonTja (261) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 6, 2014
Super lightly roasted, feels like a black lager pretty much, some amber malt, no hop presence, not a lot of flavour, but very drinkable I guess.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Hansen (6598) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAY 5, 2014
Dark brown and clear. Has an off-white head, medium duration. Heavy spicy aroma, thyme? Lightly roasted too. It makes it a bit unharmonic. Flavor is more spicy, herbs and laqurice. Creamy, watery texture.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zita (4622) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAY 5, 2014
spicy aroma,dark red, off white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light sweet spicy finish.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (35055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 12, 2014

Bottle 330ml.

[ As 961 Porter ].
Clear dark black brown color with a average to large, frothy - creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, caramel, spicy malt - spicy. Flavour is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a long duration, spicy, thyme - oregano ! Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20140328]


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