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RATINGS: 306   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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This true-to-style porter has a full bodied malty flavor balanced with a crisp hop bitterness - giving it a smoothness and drinkability you're sure to enjoy.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dfinney23 (1573) - Houston, Texas, USA - NOV 3, 2013
A solid if unexceptional and somewhat lightweight porter. Chocolate, raisins, a touch of licorice.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
degbert (1061) - Austin, Texas, USA - OCT 12, 2013
Bottle. Pours red-brown with a fine-grained, smooth, cinnamon-colored head. Nose is a very light and faint coffee, maple, brown sugar, and cocoa mix. Decent enough on the tongue, with coffee and turbinado sugar notes, but very light -- easy drinking porter, good for summer or for something easy. It doesn’t claim to be otherwise, so that’s OK. Finish has some whisky elements. Decently drinkable, and a nice change from motor oil impy porters.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wnoble (1251) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - AUG 29, 2013
Poura a deep clear red. Head fades to a film ring around the edge. Nose is mild chocolate, toffee, caramels, light nuts, toast. Flavor is light butter chocolate, nuts, good toffee flavor. Finishes dry and light on the palate. Good flavors but light and is lacking substance.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
Patrickctenchi (3401) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - AUG 18, 2013
Black, ruby backlit...creamy light brown head. Powdery chocolate, malt scent. Chocolate, coffee flavour...slightly creamy.... Light. Not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
LiMuBai (154) - - JUN 11, 2013
Very light, thin head. An very light, roasty aroma filled with malt and chocolate. Raisin flavors with light hints of coffee and chocolate. Not bad beer.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
boozedude (1665) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - MAY 9, 2013
bottle into glass, brownsh pout, brown heasd, odd malty aroma, taste is raisen, malts , some coffe, npthing spectactular,

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Majin (256) - West Des Moines, Iowa, USA - MAY 9, 2013
Bottle. Strong chocolate malt flavors. A good hop finish. A bit thin on the palate. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jrwhitney6 (271) - - FEB 25, 2013
Pours cola colored. No head. Aroma of roasted malts and chocolate. Lighter than expected, but nose carries through to the taste - roasted malts up front, some bitter coffee and chocolate on the finish. Good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CanIHave4Beers (3142) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - DEC 4, 2012
Pours a very dark brown with a small and not so well retained head.

The aroma is lots of rich chocolate, some roastiness, and a mild sweetness. This moves to a coffee kind of character as it warms.

The flavor is earthy and nicely hoppy with some mild fruit notes. The beer is mildly roasty and nicely chocolaty, the beer is sweeter than I would prefer a porter to be and as it warms it becomes a bit chalky. The more I drink it the less I like it, but it’s certainly a passable porter.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
ads135 (2814) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - NOV 18, 2012
Much better than the only other Butte Creek beer I’ve had, the Organic ale. This beer avoids the stale, sourness of that offering. It has a nice, smooth body, some licorice and chocolate in the flavor and a roasted aroma.


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