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RATINGS: 909   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   IBU: 49   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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The intense flavors of dark-roasted malt in our rendition of the classic English porter are perfectly balanced by a generous and complex hop character. Bully! Porterís robust nature makes it the ideal companion to a variety of foods, from seafood to chocolate.


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3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
soyorganic (297) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 10, 2012
Good beer, I am a little surprised this was rated so high. Nice hop taste with dark semi-sweet malts. I guess I just donít like porters how I used to. I will stick with IPAs and Belgians.


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beer_rookie (90) - Arkansas, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Pours a mahogony color. Thick tan head at start, had some weird pitting in the head. Itís cute. The head thins out considerably. Pretty decent lacing going on as I drink it.

Aroma is of chocolate and deep roasted coffee. Thereís also dark roasted malt.

Taste is bitter, but thatís okay. I certainly taste the coffee and chocolate, but the dark malt is prominent. But itís not just dark, itís almost burnt malt. But itís yummy. Itís bitter, but again, tasty.

Mouthfeel is deceiving. Itís bitter, but the mouthfeel is medium. Itís not very heavy at all. In coffee terms, itís smooth but bold. It finishes pretty bitter. But thatís because of the style.

Overall, I really like this. Thereís not much else to say about it. Itís what I expect from a porter, and maybe a little more.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrewBoxer (2400) - New York, New York, USA - MAY 16, 2015
Bottle. Pours a dark black color . Very fluffy foamy head. Taste is a hard malty flavor with a very poignant coffee flavor. Very good

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (3758) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAY 11, 2015
bottle. Near black with one finger head. Quite a bit of chocolate malt. Very light on the roasted nature. Bitter hops in the finish.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alered (11) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 6, 2015
Bottle. Nothing amazing, have had far better examples of English-style porters. Fairly thin in taste and mouthfeel, with some liquorice and chocolate. No big flavours that jump out at you, quite watery.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Weevo (65) - Indiana, USA - MAR 29, 2015
Bottle. Poor a dark black with tan head. Aroma roast and coffee. Some sweetness to taste at the beginning but finishes with chocolate and a little more bitterness than normal. Nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
CousinBrenden (125) - St Louis, Missouri, USA - FEB 5, 2015
Decent porter, very earthy in aroma from equally as earthy hops. Slight pencil in flavor with toasted malts. Ok!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
crazyvin (2026) - New York, USA - JAN 2, 2015
From a bottle. A brown body with thick brown head that faded to about an inch. Nice retention. A nice malty aroma rich with roasted malts and chocolate. Flavor had nice roasted malts and the chocolate malts seemed subdued. A slightly bitter aftertaste. Dry finish. Smooth body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
merbeer (8) - - DEC 4, 2014 does not count
Lot of body and taste that os Nice to enjoy as a single cold botle after a good day work

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thomat (2355) - GŲteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 30, 2014
Bottle @ Steampunk Bar. Dark brown with a mdium tan head. malty and fruity tones. malt, fruit, chocolate and hopa. Medium body with a nicce balanced finish.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
PsychoGunnar (200) - Bergen, NORWAY - OCT 12, 2014
Smells of soy, petrol, anice and leaves. Tastes a bit like it smells, with additional smoke and some pine. Peristent bitter aftertaste, which is nice.


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