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Brewed by Birra del Borgo
Style: Porter
Borgorose (RI), Italy

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RATINGS: 175   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Porter aromatised with tobacco.


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bosbouw (1174) - Gemonde, NETHERLANDS - JUN 29, 2013
Mooi donkerbruin bier. Weinig schuim. Ruikt, koffie, geroosterd. Smaakt wat zoetig, koffie, geroosterd, chocolade. Smaak valt wat tegen. Tikkeltje waterig ten opzichte van de geur.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Abijen (1416) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - JUN 29, 2013
Pours a dark brown beer with a good white head. Smells lovely. Burn roasted and coffee. Tastes like coffee and dark chocolate. Palate is weak. Watery and very low on carbo.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (10254) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - JUN 29, 2013
RBESG 2013. Bottle during Grand Tasting at De Molen. Black beer with a beige head. Roasted chocolate aroma, caramel, dark chocolate, tobacco, hay, creamy notes, some toffee. Roasted chocolate flavor, caramel, tobacco, hay, creamy, toffee, some vinous notes.

4.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ASColli (1) - - JUN 16, 2013 does not count
Bottled 750ml, from Johnny’s off-licence in Rome. Not the strongest aroma, but this is a smooth porter with layers to its flavour. My bottle poured with a fine head, but this beer is only gently effervescent. I’m a big porter fan, so this was right up my street. And I liked that it was reasonably light, as most of the dark beers I enjoy tend to be quite heavy.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ogivlado (5661) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JUN 8, 2013
Bottled 750ml. -Courtesy of heavy, shared with him and Marko. Black coloured, medium to big sized pale brown head, mild roasty nose with whiff of tobacco. Roasted malt, dark chocolate and slight acidic with light notes of tobacco. Rather bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Marko (3904) - Split / Zagreb, CROATIA - MAY 27, 2013
Thanks heavy! He found it in Vrutak and shared with me and ogivlado. Actually had it before Drei Von Dänen... Anyway... Blackish body with a huge dark tan/grey/brown ead. Fresh herbal malty nose, light fruity notes, of apple, slightly sourish, slightly roasty. Light dry roasty taste, some chocolate, light bitterness too, herbal I guess. Balanced malty porter, though there was something about it I didn’t like.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
NBird (356) - Perth, West Australia, AUSTRALIA - MAY 24, 2013
Black brown with brown head sml-med that disappears before your eyes in seconds. Dark roasted grains, choc, cocoa, some smoke. Tastes..dark fruits with chocolate, roasted flavours and some smoke, perhps some tobacco in the after taste.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
spacecube (801) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 20, 2013
Keg at brewdog, chocolate malt, thin palate, lightly smoky and a short dry finish with a bit of spice.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JohnRMurdoch (3239) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAY 7, 2013
Keg @ BrewDog. Almost black colour, decent beige head. Tobacco cocoa & coffee aroma & flavour. Smooth but a bit of an insipid vegetable aftertaste. Unusual but not great.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jesperhammer (2859) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 6, 2013
01-MAY-2013, draft @Bir & Fud. Almost black with beautifull high cappuchino head. Really nice work by the barman. Roasted, burnt, chocolate aroma but weak. Taste is stronger and more flavorfull. Almost flat with medium body.


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