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RATINGS: 105   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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a dark, rich, indulgent brew. It owes its taste to select Goldings and Magnums hops. This generous blend is then naturally conditioned in the bottle or keg an additional three weeks to create a roasted flavor.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (9636) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 18, 2014
Keg at the taproom, PDX, 09/11/14. Black with a moderate tan swirl and edgeing. Nose is light roast, earthy cocoa, dark toffee notes. Taste comprises chocolate, toffee, vanilla, light roast. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, smei drying close. Ok porter, simple but ticks the style boxes.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6019) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 26, 2014
"fairly textbook from the english standpoint. maybe a little thin for the american standard, but it’s got a good roasty chocolate and coffee nose with an additional hint of molasses and hops in the flavor."

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrinkyCrow (43) - Washington, USA - SEP 21, 2014
Relatively rich, a little coffee flavor, smooth, nice aftertaste, rich color, nice head.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
smallfry (69) - - SEP 15, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 2, 2014 (Tap) A unique porter with quite a bit of coffee flavor and aroma. Not a great porter but it is distinct at least!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mcberko (6876) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 10, 2014
On tap at Bridgeport, pours black with a small tan head. Aroma brings out notes of coffee and a touch of coffee. Flavour is light, with dry cocoa powder and a touch of coffee. Decent porter, but rather boring.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pushkinwow (2062) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 13, 2013
On tap at the brewpub. Dark brown with a mocha cream head. Nutty, smokey, roasted malt, dry, some bitter chocolate and coffee grinds, clean finish, mild carbonation and easy / pleasing to drink. Well done.

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
tmrmwel (1033) - Bergen, NORWAY - OCT 17, 2013
On tap @ Bridgeport Brewing. Pours black with creamy finger thick mocha head. Aroma is burned malts, coffee and smoke. Body is average with a quite light texture and soft carbonation. Flavour is sweet with roasted malts and caramel, but not too much more.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kevinsenn (1125) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 9, 2013
On tap at BridgePort. Black with a thin tan head. Roasty chocolate aroma. Taste of roasted grains, dry, with slight berry notes. Thin body. Very respectable porter.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
douglas88 (6247) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 28, 2013
On tap at the brewery. Pours a deep chocolate hue with a medium white head. A sweet nose of light roast some dark fruit. Pretty big flavors for how light it is. Sour metallic flavor, chocolate, mostly dry. Good.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Vballnbeer (158) - Gorham, Maine, USA - JUL 5, 2013
Great full bodied beer, very true to style, with a nice aroma and roasted finish.


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