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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.12/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 172   ABV: 5.75%
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Brown’s Porter is among the finest examples of this English style ale you’ll find anywhere. Robust, smooth, intense and brewery-fresh every time, we build this confident and distinctive Porter with pound upon pound of domestic two-row pale, crystal and chocolate malts. Balanced complement is provided by Willamette bittering hops with Cascade at the finish.
Malts: Domestic Two Row Pale, Caramel & Chocolate
Hops: Willamette


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
j12601 (8000) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - AUG 25, 2015
On tap at the brewery. Pours a clear cola brown with a thin to medium sized tan head. Slightly vegetal with some clay and wet earth, roast. Medium bodied, plastic and roast. Roast and bitterness on the finish. Weird.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mep3222 (887) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - AUG 13, 2015
Cocoa chocolate aroma and flavor. A bit on the bitter side but has a slight sweet maltiness. Not as full bodied a some porters and a slight lagerish funk to the finish. Still not a bad Porter. Very drinkable and has some nice character. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (19506) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 15, 2012
Bottle @ Chriso. Pours a dark amber brown color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty caramel aroma. Roasted malty sweetish chocolate and caramel flavor. Has a roasted malty caramel finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (12865) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 4, 2012
Bottle at Chriso tasting, thanks Chris, 18/11/12. Mahogony brown with a thin tan head that soon clears to the edge. Nose is sweet toffee, sugars, molasses. Tastes as nose, too sweet not enough balance, malt seems lacking for a porter. Toffee, sugars, a little tobacco. Medium bodied, soft carbonation with a roasted sweet finish. Another rare US beer for the ’W’ cupboard!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leighton (14334) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2012
Bottle at Chriso Tasting, London. Thanks to Chris - my first Troy tick? Pours rich brown iwth a fine, brown cream head. Dark bready malt nose, hints of diacetyl. Light sweet flavor with toasty bread, some toffee, light earth. Light to medium bodied with fine carbonation. Modest dryness to finish with further earth and toast. OK beer.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (36011) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 18, 2012
22 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy brown with a small tan head. Aroma is yoghurt and roasted malty. Roasted malty, caramelish and toffee. Bitter, toffee snd caramelish. Bitter, tosted malty and breadish. Ends dry and roasted malty.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Maverick34 (2619) - New York, USA - NOV 10, 2012
Draught. Dark brown pour. Not a ton of head. Malty and light smoke. Decent but thats it

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
justabeergeek (225) - Albany, New York, USA - MAR 30, 2012
Deep brown/black, minimal head. Chocolate and roasted malt are present here in quantity. There are some burnt notes, a touch of vanilla, and a bit of hops. A solid porter, which is often compared (unfairly) to its big brother, the Whiskey Porter. A worthy pint, for sure.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerbill (3574) - Laurel, New York, USA - JUN 24, 2011
On draught at the brewpub. Arrived at the table a dark brown with a thin light brown head that lasted through the first two sips and left partial lace. Mild aroma of chocolate and just a bit of roasted malt. Thankfully, more flavorful than the aroma suggests with ample roasted malt and just a hint of chocolate. There is some mild roast bitterness at the finish. Smooth and lightly carbonated, which I enjoyed. Good porter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ngeunit1 (1555) - San Francisco, California, USA - MAY 19, 2011
A - Served a deep dark black color with some brown hues around the edges. There is a finger of off-white head atop that fades down to a super thin ring leaving behind a bit of lace. S - Aroma is full of roasted and lightly burnt sweet caramel malt. There is some chocolate and coffee as well in the background. T - Starts off with brunt sweet caramel malt with lots of roasted flavors mixing in. There is also a bit of chocolate in the background. Through the middle some more burnt flavor comes through with a bit of hop flavor. The finish adds a bit of coffee flavor with a touch of bitterness that lingers nicely. M - Medium bodied with moderate-low carbonation. Feels smooth and just a touch creamy. There is some nice lingering roasted and burnt flavors that create a touch of dryness. D - Very drinkable. Tastes really well balanced with a lot of roasted and burnt flavors that are really tasty. Very nice coffee and chocolate flavors mixed in.


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