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RATINGS: 100   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   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.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
NWHopHead99 (58) - Tacoma, Washington, USA - MAR 1, 2002
Bridgeport brews another fine winner of all my tastebuds! As with many of their other beers, it is a consistent, full-bodied taste that is expected and savoured. No strange undesirable hints of wierdom, and a good clean palate with which to start on the next.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pushkinwow (1955) - 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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
tmrmwel (854) - 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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kevinsenn (1022) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
douglas88 (5787) - 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.

   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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JPDurden24 (1527) - Chandler, Arizona, USA - JUL 19, 2012
On tap at the Brewpub, a tasty chocolate porter with some nice hoppy bite, roasty and malty and good. One of my favorite brews from this brewery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlackEyePA (559) - USA - JUL 18, 2012
I loved it. So well made and alot of thought put into this one to get it so rich yet so clean finishing. Wow, dark malt, hops are light, delicious

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
eeblah (104) - Arizona, USA - JUL 17, 2012
Good overall porter with nice roasted flavor with a dark black color. Good for the cooler months.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
22415brewery (371) - redmond, Washington, USA - JUN 18, 2012
This is a decent london-style brown porter in a world where london-style brown porters can be harder and harder to find. On tap at the brewery, it poured a nice dark brown with slight ruby highlights and a nice two finger head of light-tan foam. It has a medium roasted aroma with notes of chocolate and a bit of fruity esters. The medium roasted aroma comes through in the flavor as it is not as big or as bold as many a robust porter nor does it have the sharp acridness in that of a stout. The roast instead becomes part of the background along with a subtle nutty note along with a hint of earthy, yeasty quality. What’s great about this beer is the relative absence of a sharp caramel or candy-like sweetness. This seemingly keeps it a bit lighter on the palate and more drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
NoPitySean (2) - - MAR 12, 2012 does not count
Ok at best... Guess I’m more of a stout guy. Maybe a strange aftertaste? Not sure, but for whatever reason not 100% sold

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