This hearty porter is brewed with butternut squash and spiced with cinnamon, clove, ginger, nutmeg and yellow curry.
Strykzone (5500) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - JAN 11, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Pint at the Alpha. This arrived in a shaker pint glass. It looked like a porter should. Served too cold. The aroma began with cocoa in a roasted background. The flavor began that way, too, along with earth. As it began to warm more of the spices emerged. Flavors of cinnamon and nutmeg were noted first. Later i noticed that curry was not smelled or tasted but it was in each breath I took over the beer. Interesting. This finished like a banana bread with a few extras. I liked it.
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