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RATINGS: 1367   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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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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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndresTM (329) - Vienna, - DEC 23, 2013
On tap. The nose has faint vanilla and malted barley -- not much coming from the roasted department, except perhaps a little chocolate. The taste is mostly malts and a bit of sweet vanilla, with some hops providing a bit of two-dimensionality. Not much of a mouthfeel for a purportedly dark beer. Weaksauce for a porter, but still a drinkable beer.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BrewHaMeister (197) - - JAN 31, 2015
Straight from the bottle has aromas of vanilla, mocha, cocoa, and other various goodness. Not too bad.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheSilentSaint (18) - Ohio, USA - JAN 30, 2015
Appearance: dark brown with not too thick head Nose: vanilla, caramel Palate: sweet, light Taste: caramel and obviously vanilla. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Brandon1989 (335) - Euless, Texas, USA - JAN 29, 2015
Pours a dark brown almost black with a medium tan head that left lots of lacing. The aroma is vanilla, roasted malts, nuttiness, chocolate, and coffee. The taste is more of the same.

4.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Adlbray (1) - - JAN 17, 2015 does not count
Very soft creamy feel. I had this in both nitro at world of beer and bottle from the store. Both are very good but nitro is the best. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
geologyguy (816) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - JAN 17, 2015
Good vanilla smell, taste is flavorful and smooth, great mouth feel...touch of bitterness, slightly sweet

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
spatenfan (38) - Wisconsin, USA - JAN 14, 2015
Had this at WOB on nitro. This is a low abv, sweet beer with a thin mouth feel. No cloying flavors, very well balanced.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tonykk32 (2) - Alabama, USA - JAN 13, 2015 does not count
Better on nitro, this beer is more of a finish beer so to speak, as it is slightly sweet with the aroma of vanilla and spices. Beer is smooth and sweet to taste, at least off o the nitro. In bottle it is more bitter to me than smooth, but still a good finish.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hud (8) - Alabama, USA - JAN 11, 2015 does not count
Pitch black with a wonderful tan creamy head. Malty sweet aroma. Chocolatey vanilla coffee flavor. A great dessert beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
starewich (163) - - JAN 4, 2015
Very sweet initially, then sour as the malt kicks in, and bitter in the finish and aftertaste, maybe even a little too much. Very good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
FestDecBeet (289) - - JAN 3, 2015
Look: pours a dark brown. Clear. Tan head. Smell: roasted malts. Sweet chocolate. Light vanilla. Taste: heavy chocolate. Vanilla beans. Light coffee. Cream filling. Feel: slick mouth feel. Very sweet. Overall: ok beer. Very sweet. Might need a little more chocolate. First drank: home 1/3/15 Vintage: 2014


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