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Brewed by Buxton
Style: Porter
Buxton, England

bottled
common

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RATINGS: 106   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Cask & Bottle Conditioned; Regular.

This beer pours a deep chestnut brown, with a billowing cappucino head. It has aromas of forest fruits and a biscuity, malty body. Generously hopped with US varieties.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (14158) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2014
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is dark brown. Aroma and taste are dry roast malt, lots of hops, caramel, nuts and has a long dry bitter finish. Nice and easy drinkable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nordcore (1053) - Lyngen alps, NORWAY - MAY 10, 2014
Bottle 33 cl. Deep red, clear with minimal offwhite head. Dark fruit, roasted, and a bit chocolate sence. Medium bitter with a sweet sence of dark fruit end.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sic1314 (3812) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 30, 2014
Poured a dark reddish brown with a frothy tan head. Aroma of deeply roasted malt, dark chocolate, lightly sweet latte. Medium to full body, flavour as the aroma, slightly phenolic on the Baltic side of porters really.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
paologalloni (129) - ITALY - APR 27, 2014
una porter perfetta. aspetto bellissimo con schiuma color cappuccino abbondante su corpo nero il sapore e l’aroma rispettano i canoni dello stile

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdiBeer (1539) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2014
Aroma: light toasted malts, some chocolate and coffee. Appearance: black, small white head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: toasted and chocolate flavours coming up immediately, some coffee. Overall: great Porter, well balanced. Bottle at the Buxton Tap House, Buxton.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rhyshewer (71) - Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - APR 24, 2014
Aroma: Cereal, brown sugar, hint of chocolate. Appearance: Dark brown with ruby edges, minimal off-white head. Taste: Cereal, coffee, slight sweetness, mild roastiness. Palate: Medium bodied, light-medium carbonation, slightly creamy texture, roasty and mildly astringent finish. Overall: Inoffensive and unexciting. Meh.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hansen (6885) - Assentoft, DENMARK - APR 21, 2014
Dark brown and hazy. Has an off-white head, medium duration. Nice flavor, lightly hoppy, some yeasty notes too. Roasted bread, light nuts and smoked. Bitter finish. Dry, creamy texture.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
hawthorne00 (2549) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - MAR 21, 2014
Bottle, 11C. Dark brown with a beige head that fades to a coat. Aroma of molasses, coffee, plums, fake cherries/ nail polish. Fruity flavours rapidly overtaken by ash and burnt coffee. Didn’t get any more welcoming as it warmed.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
The Etruscan (544) - Tuscany, ITALY - FEB 22, 2014
Light brown creamy head. Black colour. Aroma is malty with chocolate and light red fruits notes. Flavor is malty with coffee, chocolate and light prunes tones, ending in a bitter, slightly roasty finish. Medium bodied.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SarkyNorthener (2388) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 21, 2014
Bottle from chester beer and wine, chester. Black beer with medium head with some lacing. Aroma of chocolate and roasted malts. Taste is chocolate, charcoal and roasted malts. Good.


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