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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.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Chuckaduck (645) - Highland Heights, Kentucky, USA - FEB 15, 2013
Bottle. Pours Dark brown-black with a resilient off-tan head. Aroma is simple; chocolate and cereal, some roastiness. Taste is similar, chocolate, cereal, vanilla. Medium body. No lacing. Low-medium carbonation. This beer reminds me so much of chocolate cereal. Cocoa Pebbles or something along those lines. I enjoy it. I think this is a reliable go to for a sweeter porter and would probably make a nice gateway beer as well.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gad905 (49) - - SEP 18, 2014
Nitro at Knotty Barrel, San Diego. Dark brown with lasting creamy head, obvs. Aroma of chocolate, vanilla, coffee, roast. Tastes moderate sweet, light bitter light acidity, dry finish. Thinnish but nitro hides it. Alright.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
basaywhat (49) - Macomb, Illinois, USA - SEP 15, 2014
Dark brown pour with minimal lightly lacing tan head. Aroma is toasted malt, a bit of chocolate and espresso, and hues of vanilla. Taste is medium sweet with an oily lightly carbonated vanilla finish. A pretty good offering from Breckenridge.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Itzjerm (1277) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - SEP 15, 2014
A nice chocolate malty creamy vanilla. Sweet with a bit off light sourness. Thin but thick due to nitro. Great for breakfast. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
vikingguy (804) - Chaska, Minnesota, USA - SEP 13, 2014
Dark brown. Funk and vanilla nose. Taste- chocolate, roasted malt and prominent vanilla. Nice porter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
katrinaez (55) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 8, 2014
Smooth and flavorful. Always an easy choice. Good vanilla light porter, easy drinking when you want a dark beer you can drink all night.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bkurtz (785) - PERU - AUG 31, 2014
Pours dark brown with highlights and a smallish head. Vanilla and roasted malt aromas. Taste is roasty with artificial vanilla. Not so nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Danyel (740) - Colorado, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Bottle. Pours black with tan head. Aroma is strong of vanilla, chocolate, sweet, very desserty smelling. Taste is strong vanilla, smooth, easy, good carbonation. Overally, a good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ejh8 (69) - - AUG 29, 2014
Pours a rich dark coffee bean color, but thinly tasting for a porter. Hint of vanilla on first taste but something drier and sharper. Pepper perhaps? ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gyllenbock (4634) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 26, 2014
On tap at Yard House - Long Beach, August 2014. Almost black with a small head. Relaxed with vanilla, roasted malt, chocolate and some caramel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bobblehead (28) - Kansas, USA - AUG 25, 2014
Poured from a bottle, dark, clear, minimal tan head, nuts, roasty, vanilla, light sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, soft carbonation, decent beer.

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