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Asda
Brewed at Shepherd Neame

Style: Porter
Leeds, England

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RATINGS: 110   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Bottle: Filtered
Made exclusively for the Asda supermarket chain by Shepherd Neame
A Porter of true character, made with only the finest malted barley for a firm, bitter flavour.


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
planky84 (2102) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 27, 2011
Bottle from ASDA, Gravesend. Dark brown pour with a reddish tint. Smoke, coffee and toffee aroma. Sweet, smoky-roast flavours. Smoky, dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
swooper (1248) - Cambridge and Kladno(Czech Rep.), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAY 22, 2011
bottle, very rich roasty malt aroma, caramel, very dark something between brown and black,brown foam, medium bitterness, medium sweetness, rich taste nice balanced, medium body, little bit flat end but not very big failure,soft carbonation, bitter, nice beer

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
will1 (140) - Hampshire, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2011
Very dark, almost opaque with light tan head. Aromas of black treacle and vanilla. Tastes include roasted coffee beans and burnt toast,quite bitter. Heavy mouth feel, a filling beer. Very good value at £1/bottle.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
flying_pig (932) - SCOTLAND - JAN 15, 2011
Bottle (500ml): Smells of coffee & roasted malts with some roasted barely too. Dark ruby with a brownish white head that lasts well & leaves a little lacing. Dominated by coffee taste & malts with a nice coffee finish. Medium bodied with a very slight tang & silky smooth in the finish. Very drinkable & a lot like Guinness although with more of a coffee flavour dominating both the taste and smell. (More at: /)

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
undercurrent25 (1390) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2010
Smells like a bonfire and tastes like burnt matchsticks. This would make a good session beer if your in the mood

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tommann (2666) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2010
500ml bottle. Pours black with a slight ruby hue and a large tan head. Aroma is coffee, roasted malt and typical Sheps. Some dark berries maybe as well. Fruity malt start. Lots of bitter coffee on the finish

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
markas101 (1834) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 26, 2010
50 cl bottle, Sheffield, UK. Deep brown, coffee and chocolate aroma. Highly carbonated, balanced sweet and bitterness. Sharp finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerViking (2427) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 3, 2010
A nice porter, black-brown with a beige head, a good roast-bitter bite, and a touch of coffee and toast in there.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deanso (5174) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 10, 2010
50cl bottle from Asda in Rotherham. Pity about the choice of white glass for the bottle. A very decent porter. A very nice surprise

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SeanMacGC (332) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUN 13, 2010
Pours dark brown, with decent beige head that persists. Aroma of roasted malts, and similar on the palate, with notes of chocolate and coffee.


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