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RATINGS: 146   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   IBU: 76   EST. CALORIES: 244   ABV: 8.15%
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Our Two Penny is brewed with traditional roasted British malts and American hops (Chinook, AMarillo, Willamette). A double boiling, together with a first wort hopping, give it a rough, scruffy character that perfectly suits our modern beer-loving dockworkers.
IBU: 76,4
OG: 1076
Color SRM 28,5


Glouglouburp's rating

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Glouglouburp (6078) - Montreal, Quebec, - OCT 3, 2012
In short: A typical roasted stout/porter of above average quality. Far from original, but very good
How: From a bottle at Mondial De La Bière 2012
The look: Black body topped by a medium tan head
In long: Nose is roasted, burnt waffles, some roasted coffee beans, roasted woof, a bit of smoke. Taste has more roasted coffee beans than the aroma, adds some black chocolate, burnt toasts, roasted wood, raisin bread, leafy hops. Medium body with appropriate medium carbonation. Roasted enough to feel dry but so roasted that it develops annoying off-flavors. Basically this is a typical roasted non-fruity porter/stout, but this one has all its flavor elements well levelled and it makes for a really nice session black beer. I sat down at my table, slowly drank this beer while typing my rating on my notebook PC, and when I was done I was still sitting at the same table, so I guess it is true that having a Bad Attitude will get you nowhere.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
eduardovl (865) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
250ml bottle served in a pint glass. A: Pours a deep black color forming a big and creamy beige head when (aggressively) poured. Good retention and tons of lingering lacings left in the glass S: Very roasted in the nose. Delicious notes of roasted malts, dark chocolate. Quite bready and biscuity, smells like liquid Oreo :p. Some notes of flowery hops and light notes of alcohol T: Great taste. Strong notes of roasted malts. Light notes of dark chocolate and brown bread, Slightly sweet upfront followed by a pleasant bitterness. Interesting hoppy bitterness in the and of the roasted bitterness M: Heavy creamy body. medium to low carbonation. Smooth texture. Good quality water. roasted bitterness aftertaste O: Great drinkability. Excellent quality beer. Swiss classic. A beer that I’m gonna drink again, for sure [ BA Review @ 6/29/2013 ]

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BRW (1069) - Barcelona, SPAIN - SEP 28, 2014
On tap at Biercab. Black colour with tan head. Chocolate aroma. Sweet, chocolate, hops and malt taste. Medium body.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Absolutbeerginer (25) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - SEP 22, 2014
Noire, brillante, à la mousse caramel, cette bière tessinoise insolente joue avec les styles. Ce porter à «deux penny» au caractère bien trempé titille les stouts par sa puissance alcoolique. Un alcool présent au nez dominé par des notes de cacao, café, réglisse et pruneaux secs. L’amertume et la légère acidité des malts torréfiés, évolue et persite en amertume agréable rappellant la présence de houblons américains.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (5977) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 17, 2014
"11.2 stubby - pours almost like a nitro brew. Dark, silky smooth feel. If you said this was a milk stout, I’d believe you. Suggestions of barreling in the flavor. Chocolate and coffee and a little something extra. This one really pops."

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheJvd (898) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 14, 2014
33 cL bottle at home. Pours hazy dark brown with a medium to large tan head. Aroma has quite some chocolate, dark fruits, a little bit of licorice and some cacao. Taste has quite some chocolate, dark fruits, some roast, medium bitter finish. Medium body and carbo. Quite nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GothGargoyle (1302) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 7, 2014
Dark brown with a massive tan head. Aroma is honey, dates, chocolate, cola. Light bodied, effervescent on the palate with a light balanced roast, relatively short finish. Taste is dates, chocolate, cola, roasted nuts.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
olio (6277) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 5, 2014
Tap @ Gastropub Tuulensuu.
Pours dark red color with a large head. Ashy, malty aroma, hops, some chocolate also. Dry malty flavor, some cocoa and dark fruits. Nice balance. Good.
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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sarpa (911) - FINLAND - SEP 5, 2014
Tap @ Tuulensuu. Pours black with a large beige head. Cocoa, hops in the aroma. Chocolate, hops, roasted malts in the flavor.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lusikka (6343) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 5, 2014
Draught @ Tuulensuu, Tampere. Pours a pitch black colour with a small beige foamy head. Aroma of roastiness, some cream, licorice and floral hops. Rich and dry flavour of roastiness, strong bitterness, salty licorice and some bread. Full bodied. Rich and tasty.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ration (1949) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 5, 2014
050914. Tap at Tuulensuu, Tampere. Pours dark ruby with a nice head. Aroma chocolate, roasted malts, licorice. Some ash on the tongue. Dry. Not Bad.


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