al53 (72) - FINLAND - MAY 9, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Dark brown, almost black colour with big brown head.
Aroma is chocolate, coffee, roasted malts and cocoa with hint of liquorice.
Roasted taste with more bitter chocolate, espresso and coffee.
Medium to full bodied, medium carbonation.
Bitter, bit burnt, hoppy and dry finish with cold coffee.
Easy and avarage porter.
HuskerTan (515) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - MAY 3, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
A- Roasty, malty, cocoa.
A- Black color, black liquid, tan head.
T- Cocoa, malty, roasty, coffee, smokey.
P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, roasty finish.
O- A pretty average porter. Robust but not overbearing. Pretty smooth, but other than being roasty and having some cocoa notes, I really didn’t get much else. Balanced.
HenrikSoegaard (10616) - Randers, DENMARK - MAY 3, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Creamy lightbrown good fully lasting head. Black colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter wonderfull chocolate flavor. Long moderate bitter great finish. Creamy palate.
MichaelAwesome (4314) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - APR 21, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Classic porter with a thin body but high drinkability. Slightly bitter in the end with some usual chocolate and coffee in the back. Not a bad one.
McTapps (4314) - Ruhrcity, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - APR 19, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours out of the bottle in a deep black colour with low steady head and medium body. Nice aroma of malt and chocolate. Taste of malt, roasted barley, coffee, nuts and chocolate. Easy and nice to drink with a light coffee finish. Nice beer.
Sigmund (5179) - Tau, NORWAY - APR 19, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
355 ml bottle, from Vinmonopolet Ølen. ABV is 6.0%. Dark ruby colour, large and lasting beige head. Pleasant aroma, mild roasty notes, prunes, chocolate and mild coffee. Medium dry flavour, smooth and easy drinking, chocolate, mild coffee and a hint of liquorice. Hops, coffee and wood in the aftertaste.
k0mpsa (1178) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - APR 19, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from alko arkadia. Almost black color, brown head. Aroma is roasty, coffee, licorice. Quite light body, roasty, licorice, coffee. Basic porter.
CJ_Pain (111) - Georgia, USA - APR 5, 2014
4.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Boulevards best regular offering. Often overlooked. One of the most robust porters out there. Very easy drinking almost session able if the abv was a tad lower.
jmcgavin12 (490) - Madison, USA - APR 4, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a dark brown with a finger of strong tan head. Aroma is loaded with malts, bits of chocolate, and hints of espresso. Medium body, an oily texture and a bit of lactic on the aftertaste. Overall a strong beer
tlind2 (1139) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAR 28, 2014
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Black color, lasting tan head. Complex aroma with tar, rope, wood, chocolate and coffee. Smooth flavor with roasted malt, bitter dark chocolate and rich licorice. Medium-full body, medium carbonation. A very nice porter.