Brewed by Beavertown
Style: Smoked
London, England


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RATINGS: 351   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
Cask; bottle conditioned
Smog Rocket Smoked Porter - Thick, dark & Robust
Inspired by the Industrial Revolution and the Steam Train.
Back in those days, the Porter was the everyday toast of the working-class masses. Let’s raise a glass to the people that made Britain ’Great’.

Porter. The way it’s meant to be.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ladnewton (1669) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 26, 2012
UPDATED: JUN 23, 2013 On tap at Craft Beer Co - Islington on 17th November 2012. Almost black with a cream coloured foam ring and spot lacing. Rich roast aroma with festive berries. Rich and intense roast malts without excess sweetness, mild smoke, berry fruits and coffee in-mouth. Smoky finish with citric tang and herbiness. Smooth, slightly leathery mouthfeel. Exquisite.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Mochan1984 (5) - Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2012 does not count
I love this beer. Reminds me of that first taste of Coconut Porter. That charred taste is just wonderful. The smokiness is so well balanced. Brains greatest smoked porter? Yes, I think so.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Patersoi (84) - AUSTRALIA - JUN 7, 2015
Exquisite. Chocolate aromas followed by a mocha flavour that washes across the palate. Finally the smokey kick in the tail finishes things off. The can says it is the drink that made Britain great. Made in Norway.... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
DIBBLE (102) - Worthing, West Sussex, ENGLAND - JUN 21, 2015
Leathery, dark malt nose. Some subtle smokey tones. Nice tan head with slight lacing over very dark beer. Dense, smooth mouth feel with good carbonation. Roast malt flavour with a balanced herbal hop angle. Dry smokey biscuit finish. Enjoyment increased as the flavours seemed to mellow and blend in my mouth. Very nice

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
77ships (6129) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JUL 6, 2014
330 ml. bottle sampled @ RBBSG III. Thanks to JefVerstraete! Dark brown & huge tanned head. Smell is very intense mocha, milk chocolate mixed with a big amount of smoke (quite DE-like), even faint lacto. Taste is mix of chocolate ice-cream, lots of smoke, milk chocolate, mocha, light roast, touch bitter, lingering sweetness. Substantial body, very nice stuff.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - JAN 30, 2013
Bottled Friends Of Ham Leeds 22/01/13. A black beer with a grey head and lace. Wow this is good. Superb smoked malts. Chocolate and roasty flavours. Lovely bitterness too. Very smooth and balanced, Beautifully easy to drink. Quite dreamlike really. Top stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
zacgillbanks (3568) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - MAR 28, 2013
Bottle from Sourced Market, St. Pancras, London. A thick black beer that pours with a very large foamy tan head. It has strong chocolate and coffee flavours, nutty and roasted notes with more beech roast on the finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Otterdance (164) - Norwich, Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAY 31, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 31, 2014 Bottle. Very dark brown with a small tan head. Smoky aroma. Malty - exhibiting chocolate, caramel and bready flavours. Nice sweetness hidden in the bitter, smokey finish. Decent body for a porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
leebotton (343) - Bristol, Somerset, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2013
Smoky bacon aroma and dark malts. Charred. Really smoky flavour, just what I was looking for.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beerbaron42 (49) - Hampshire, ENGLAND - FEB 15, 2014
Stonking beer! Really smoked in flavour, incredible hit of complex flavours. Lacks a level of sweetness which would soften the bitterness and fuller the taste. But still incredible. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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