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

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RATINGS: 91   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99/5   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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.


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
olsvammel (5805) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 8, 2014
Sample at SBWF 2014. Smell of chocolate and dark malts. Malty taste with chocolate, roasted and toasted. A light porter.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nuplastikk (5742) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 3, 2014
11.2oz bottle. Brown-caramel body. Thin beige head. Medium bodied, smooth and easy on the palate. Kind of like a schwarzbier. Nice cocoa schwarz.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
GenDV138 (5700) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - FEB 17, 2015
Bottle at the DC Tasting. Dark brown with beige head. Aromas of dark fruit, roast. Tastes of chocolate, caramel, light dark fruit. Medium body with a dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
obguthr (5577) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - FEB 26, 2013
Leather nose. Mahogany, headless. Medium body. Rich leather flavor, but surprisingly, no other nuances. Not a typical porter, but by now I have learned that this brewery doesn’t do typical. Unique and delicious.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RobertDale (5319) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - JUN 29, 2013
11.2 ounce bottle from my beer-of-the-month club. Pours almost black with a decent biege head. Aroma of malt, coffee, and chocolate. Taste is roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, and a touch of smoke. Pretty good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwood04 (5260) - Connecticut, USA - JUN 23, 2013
11.2oz bottle in an English pint. Pours dark brown with a lacy, beige head. Aroma of roasted malts, light chocolate and smoky notes, plus a hint of bitter malts. Flavor the same. Average texture. A decent porter.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mansquito (5181) - Nueva York, New York, USA - FEB 3, 2013
Associated Supermarket, Bushwick sixer ($15): Pours dark brown with a tan head. Aroma is chocolate and roasted malt. Taste is light porter. Body is pretty light. Slightly sweet. Nice amount of roasted malt. This is a pretty average porter, but definitely good considering where this is from. The best of the 961 beers that I have tried.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mkel07 (5078) - 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.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rumproasts (4862) - 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.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
luttonm (4519) - Seattle, Washington, USA - FEB 17, 2015
Bottle at Brony Tasting, DC. Soft leather. Sweet dark malt. Nice, but not bitter or smoky enough. Dark banana bread.


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