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Brew By Numbers 03/03 Porter - Traditional

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Style: Porter
Bermondsey, England


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RATINGS: 64   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Bottle and keykeg.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
77ships (6192) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - NOV 29, 2015
Sampled 750 ml. bottle @ “Vini Birre Ribelli 2015”. Black, creamy & bubbly mocha head. Very powdery mocha notes, light ashes, coffee grounds, powdery mocha,… Taste is very powdery, dry mocha, instant coffee, chicory, caramel,… Very dry,… Very powdery body, too much so for me,… Indeed tasted traditional, nice but not entirely to personal preferences.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
wchesser (1577) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 23, 2015
Bottle from sandervdbroek. Dated 24/11/2014 BB 24/11/2015, enjoyed 10/23/15. Thanks! Looks like coffee, but with a thick slow fading head. Nose is mostly yeast and some yeast esters. Tastes of coffee, some bitter hops. Nice balance and nails the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
johndoughty (4587) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 22, 2015
Bottle. Black with a small head.Lovely creamy flavour with a trace of coffee and chocolate. The flavours are subtle but still very impressive. Pleasant, refreshing and easy to drink. Even by this brewers standards which are pretty high this one is a winner. My best so far this year.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
OllieBBommel (1311) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 15, 2015
75 cl bottle@home. Appearance: dark brown with ruby, creamy beige head. Aroma: roasted malt, coffee, some chocolate. Taste: coffee, dark fruit, medium bitter. Palate: dry, lasting full bodied, medium carbonation. Overall: worth every euro for this superb porter.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
caesar (5971) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - JUL 19, 2015
Bottle from de Molen, dated 24/11/2014 BB 24/11/2015, 7% abv, large sample. Dark brown color, medium creamy brown head. Aroma of roasted malts, bit coffee, slight blackcurrant, hint of lactose, earthy hop. Soft malty bitterness, full bodied. Stunning good balance, fantastic craftsmanship. Best traditional porter ive had. Awesome.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
msbernac (1323) - Krakow, POLAND - JUN 16, 2015
Bottle Aroma-chocolate, caramel, coffee, Appearance-brown, hazy, tan foam, Taste-medium bitterness, light sweetness, lightly sour, Palate-medium body, creamy, soft carbonation, long finish, Overall-very good

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
thorongil2 (1970) - , Ontario, CANADA - JUN 16, 2015
(Bottle) (with msbernac) clear very dark brown with a small brown head; aroma of roast, dark chocolate, stewed fruit; rich, balanced flavour with a long, light bitter finish; somewhat creamy palate

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tomer (2425) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - MAY 5, 2015
At a tasting, many thanks, almost no head, quite opaque dark brown color, aroma of roasted coffee and chocolate cake, flavor of coffee with sweetish malt, green peppers and metallic notes with a quite strong herbal bitterness, light pleasant sweetness. Good and highly enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PotjeBier (2170) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAY 2, 2015
Tap @ In De Wildeman, sample size glass. Almost black color. Beige head, short retention. Aroma’s: roast, ground coffee, mocha. Retronasal also some fruity sourness (as often with coffee infused beers). Flavor is roasted, moderate bitter, light sweet, bitter chocolate. Light bodied (not thin). Finishes roasted, moderate bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rayaron (877) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - APR 30, 2015
Bottle sample at a tasting at avrashi’s place. Thanks Tom L. Deep brown with no head. Aroma of jojoba, roasted malt and some fruitiness. Sweetish flavor with notes of roasted malt, coffee, jojoba and herbs, light sourness, some alcohol warmth and nice lingering bitterness. Soft carbonation, medium to full-bodied.

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