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This robust dark ale is surprisingly smooth and drinkable. Caramel, molasses and chocolate flavors fill the palate. Its sweet start is perfectly balanced by a roasted dry finish.


brucebruce81's rating

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
brucebruce81 (277) - Wyoming, USA - FEB 1, 2013
This beer was pretty good it was smooth and well balanced from hops to malt flavors real good


1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
DocJitsu (1088) - Florida, USA - JAN 30, 2015
Pours a dark brown with a taupe head that sports excellent retention. Faint dark malt on the nose. Lifeless mouth feel. Watery roasted malt flavors.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (9276) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - DEC 30, 2014
Nitro at BJs, Gainesville, VA. Pours a clear dark burgundy with a medium sized creamy tan head. Decent head retention. Aroma of chocolate, nuts, dark fruits. The taste is chocolate, mild roasted malts, milky notes. Thin bodied.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
obguthr (4179) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - DEC 29, 2014
Mild coffee and cardboard aroma. Clear brown, thin creamy tan head. Coffee, pecan, woody flavor. Creamy medium body. Decent porter.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
RascalKing13 (1) - Oregon, USA - DEC 19, 2014 does not count
Kind of disappointed in this. It tastes like a pilsner that is porter flavored. It looks really good but just doesnít have that thick porter taste that I like.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ferris (5280) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 16, 2014
Draft - Dark roasty malts and light coffee notes. Deep jet brown with a rich beige head. Light watery roast and some coffee notes. Pretty bleh.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
PhillyBeer2112 (2569) - Oviedo, Florida, USA - DEC 14, 2014
Somewhere between a porter and a dry stout (whatís the difference anyway, they say). Brown tinted red, creamy khaki head. Nose was big on coffee and cocoa, leading to a roasted finish that hinted a bitter hops and bitter/tannic roast malt. Fairly soft palate, creamy texture, seemed almost nitro like but I donít think it was.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
miyauchi38 (409) - chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 10, 2014
ポーター うすめ、甘さ&

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jethro6191 (472) - Indiana, USA - DEC 6, 2014
Pours dark brown with a dense tan head. Good lacing and head retention. Subtle roast aroma. Roast, coffee, milk chocolate, and vanilla flavors. Medium body with a creamy mouthfeel. The finish is sweet and malty.

2.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sloshgator (490) - Orlando, Florida, USA - NOV 29, 2014
BJís PM Porter is a little boring for a porter although it looks beautiful. Rich creamy head that sticks around for the whole beer. It is like the head on a Guinness stout. Pour is the requisite dark. Taste is surprisingly dry -- also like a Guinness stout -- with no detectable coffee, chocolate or molasses notes one would expect in a porter. PM Porter is a miss on the style.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
DearBeer2013 (85) - - NOV 9, 2014
Actually pretty good. Rich, robust, full-bodied, mouthful slight coffee taste. Almost feels like a coffee shake.


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