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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 3.66/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 38   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Our Tamerlane Brown Porter, with it’s subtle nut and coffee tones takes a delicious turn when infused with freshly toasted coconuts. Rare bird, released once or twice each year.

Malts: 2-Row Barley, Crystal, Brown, Chocolate
Hops: Magnum, Palisade


ajax25g's rating

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ajax25g (72) - Washington DC, Washington, USA - NOV 10, 2012
on tap at brewery. Pours dark brown with beige head and nice lacing. Smells a bit of chcolate and roasted coconut. Med carb and mouthfeel. This one lives up to its name and tastes a lot like roasted coconut. Also a bkt of toffee and brown sugar. Damn good.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sebastokrator (45) - - JUL 10, 2016
UPDATED: JUL 10, 2016 Pours dark brown with modest beige head. Smells of molasses, chocolate, and just the faintest hint of coconut. Taste is chocolate, coffee, and a subtle taste of coconut. Mouthfeel is very creamy without a lot of noticeable carbonation. Easily drinkable but there isn?t a lot of depth.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
ads135 (4060) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - MAY 30, 2016
A really nice porter. Coconut in the aroma and accentuates the lingering sweetness. Tried in Seattle in 2016.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zeswaft (1627) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAY 5, 2016
Bomber. Pours brown with no head. Aroma of nuts and coconut. Very nutty flavor, more of a brown ale than a porter but the milky coconut plays well with the base beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fiulijn (18577) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 19, 2016
Draught at Mckay’s Taphouse, Bellingham
Dark caramel, not roasty, a bit sweet, with some chocolate, bready. Pleasant.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Panzuriel (1823) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - APR 9, 2016
Location: 22oz bottle obtained through Tavour Appearance: Darker brown with black hints. Half an inch head of tan foam. Nose: Deeply roasted malt with notes of chocolate. Mild coffee bitterness. Very faint coconut on the nose. Taste: Mostly medium bittersweet cocoa with hints of coffee. Coconut noticeably absent. Decent enough porter. Body: Medium to thicker. Creamy. Thick for a porter. Parting thoughts: The advertised coconut is conspicuously absent. Also a bit odd for a porter. Other than that, a very enjoyable beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
donandres (297) - , Washington, USA - APR 6, 2016
Tap to glass @ brewery tap room@ Redmond, WA Appearance: Dark Reddish Brown, slightly clear, some lacing, long lasting off white medium head Aroma: toasted grains and nuts Taste: Sweet with abrupt, no long lasting follow through Feel Palate: Fizzy Overall: very good beer good to repeat but not to look for Drank April 5, 2015 9pm"

1.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
CaseCouv (1) - - MAR 12, 2016 does not count
For porter lovers, this beer miserably fails. Coconut too subtle. Not full-bodied. Not a bang for the buck

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BuckeyeBoy (5643) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 23, 2015
22oz bottle pours out brown topped with a tan head. Nose is roast malts coconut milk chocolate and some light smoke. Taste is more of the roast malts coconut milk chocolate. Pretty tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nealblind (1648) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - NOV 5, 2015
mid brown slight light tan head. Aroma toast, hay, oats. Tastes choco, slight sour. creamy mouthfeel toast flavor is more prominent than coconuts. slight bitter to finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mikedR (1561) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Good, but I was expecting more/better. Way too much carbonation for a porter. And the coconut is too laid back.


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