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Who would have thought deep in the jungles of Papua New Guinea and Madagascar grew the perfect ingredient to build an extraordinary Porter in Colorado? An ale that has all the chocolate and roasted nut flavor of a classic Porter, with an enigmatic surprise thrown in for good measure, real vanilla bean. Breckenridge Brewery’s Vanilla Porter. A vanilla kiss in a rich, dark sea.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (2903) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 22, 2014
bottle. Deep brown with small head. Rich porter with moderate vanilla. Also, a hint of chocolate? It’s hard to mess up a vanilla porter, and there are no issues here.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Motobashi (68) - Windsor, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 21, 2014
Poured a deep amber with no real head. Some carbonation. Sweet caramel aroma. Distinct vanilla flavour. Not as much chocolate as I would have liked. Slightly slick texture. No real bitterness. Alcohol is not noticeable at all. Overall, fairly nice but nothing overly special.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christpuncher (1241) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 21, 2014
An awesome vanilla porter from breckenridge. Super easy to drink, super strong on the vanilla flavor. Pours a dark brown in color and smells like vanilla. Had at American junkie ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
klk343 (61) - - MAR 18, 2014
Very dark, clear Christmas red color. Fruity aroma. Citrus, raspberry flavors. Bitter, drying palate.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
cazort (535) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 11, 2014
I did not like this one much at all. It is fairly sweet, lacks bitterness, and is dark in color but has only a weak roast in the aroma. The vanilla combined with the sweetness makes it taste a lot more like cream soda than a typical beer. Pretty disappointing. I love vanilla when it’s paired with a drier beer, or a richer, more bitter and complex beer, but this one was just too simple and sweet, and too much like a soft drink.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BLADT (629) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - MAR 9, 2014
Pours dark, reddish brown. Smell is milk chocolate. Taste is sweet, maybe raspberries. Ends with bitter cocoa.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
CelticJohnny (73) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 8, 2014
12 oz poured into pint glass. Appears dark brown with finger of off white head. Smells of chocolate and caramel, no vanilla, roast coffee. Tastes of caramel coffee with a hint of sweet and a bit of vanilla. The palate is thin and smooth. Not bad! I just wish for a more vanilla flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dinkle50 (999) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 2, 2014
Dark red pour with a single finger head. Creamy mouth. Aroma is full of grain and hints of vanilla. Taste is bready. This is kind of like sucking on a vanilla candy. Slightly medicinal. Tons of lace.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
grundsow (83) - Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 27, 2014
Had high hopes for this beer, but very disappointed. Way too light for a porter, where is the flavor? And the vanilla seemed out of place. Not for me.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ZacM612 (159) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - FEB 20, 2014
Aroma has a little vanilla, but there’s something else in there that is not so pleasant. Medium body, a little chocolate, subtle vanilla flavor. Okay, but not great.

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