Brewed by Bath
Style: Porter
Bristol, England


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RATINGS: 102   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Cask: Unfiltered; Bottle: Filtered. Seasonal - Winter. Has been available bottle conditioned.
"This is a specially crafted rum porter. Rich, dark and warming, it is perfect for those cold evenings. Hints of rum mingle with coffee and vanilla flavours, a truly wonderful old style beer."
Ingredients: Maris Otter pale malt, crystal malt, chocolate malt, roasted barley, wheat malt. Challenger and Bramling Cross hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hippoman (405) - Durham, ENGLAND - NOV 27, 2015
Cask at The Water House (JDW), Durham, £2.05/pint. Pours black with a thin, tan head. There’s sweet caramel and fudge in the aroma as well as pronounced woodsmoke. The flavour is initially smoky, with creamy and milk chocolate notes coming to dominate later. A little oversweet for my liking. Mediocre porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Don2711 (282) - - NOV 24, 2015
Caramel coffee and rum flavours. Dark appearance and similar aromas. A bit too mild on the palate for me. That said perfectly acceptable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (13341) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 8, 2015
KØLF 030715. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is malt, chocolate, caramel, coffee. Flavour is dry, malt, hop, hop, coffee, chocolate, rum, vanilla, caramel. OK beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Geokkjer (6866) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 3, 2015
Bottle. Pours dark brown with an off-white head. Aroma of malt, chocolate, some rum notes and oak. Flavor is sweet and malty with some coffee, roasted amlt and caramel. Medium body, average carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mr_Pink_152 (2454) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAR 25, 2015
500ml bottle from brewery. Brown colour with off white head. Aroma is coffee and ash. Taste is sweet and bitter in balance. Nice porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
SilverfoX (840) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAR 13, 2015
malty plum aromas, pitch black with a thin frothy white head, rather thin bodied but quite sweet, refreshing and pleasant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichTheVillan (5217) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2014
Bottle from Simply Fresh Boldmere; coca cola brown pour with a quickly disappearing beige head, chocolate and red berry aroma, taste has robust chocolate, a hint of coffee, some toast and winter berries.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdiBeer (2414) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2014
Aroma: toasted malts, dark fruits. Appearance: dark, ruby, brown, small, creamy, beige head. Taste: medium sweet. Palate: light carbonation, sweets continue, malty, prunes, fruits, toasted flavours. Overall: quite nice Porter with some added spices. Pint at The Salamander, Bath.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sjohnh (539) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 6, 2014
Tasty, drinkable mid-range porter. Coffee and chocolate on the nose, with some red fruit and vanilla joining these on the taste. Not much else there and, for me, no rum, but the sweetness and bitterness are well balanced. Medium body. Dark - absolutely no head when poured from my bottle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
mR_fr0g (6518) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 4, 2014
Cask at the moon under water jdw. Aroma is earthy wood and vanilla and some milk chocolate sweetness. Dark ruby red colour clear with a looseoff white head. Flavour is dull nutty cardboard malts with touch of choc roast in the finish. Relatively sweet and some mineral. Medium watery palate.

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