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Caldera Twisted Coconut Chocolate Porter
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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.81/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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A Toasted Chocolate Coconut Porter.


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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pdx77 (1192) - Oregon, USA - MAR 25, 2013
On draught at Bailey’s Taproom. Milk chocolate aroma. Subtle coconut mixes well with the chocolate notes.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BrewGoblin (240) - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - MAY 19, 2014
Frig did I ever like this. I love porters, chocolate, coconut and getting twisted so...duh. It smells like toasted coconut, dark chocolate and roasty malts. Just enough mild hopping to keep the sweetness in check because she is fucking sweet. Pretty desserty, so not an everyday slug. Texture is thinner chocolate milk mixed with a typical pale ale. Really sits on the tongue and lets you enjoy the coco-loco-ness of it all. A creamy, medium-full body just waiting for dessert or perhaps a weekend breakfast.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
baraciisch (1673) - USA - APR 19, 2014
Dark brown in color, aroma of chocolate malts, toasted coconut... Flavor is creamy chocolate and coconut, light bitterness on finish... Really pleasant and enjoyable, creamy mouthfeel.... Well done ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mcberko (5931) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 27, 2013
On tap at Caldera, pours a deep dark amber with a creamy medium beige / tan head. Aroma brings out intense liquid melted chocolate, followed by more subdued coconut. Flavour brings out more of the coconut, with loads of dried coconut flakes, followed by milk chocolate. Creamy, milky palate, with pungent coconut notes. Great stuff.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fatehunter (1178) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - DEC 2, 2013
Pours a thin head on a clearer brown colored body. The aroma is chocolate and coconut... as expected. The taste is moderately sweet chocolate and coconut with some mild bitterness in the middle and cream. Good balance. The texture is smooth, creamy with low carbonation. On the sweet side, but still enjoyable.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
neepsntatties (1164) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 8, 2013
On tap at Baileys Taproom. Colour...dark brown with a moderately thick tan head. Nose...teeming with roasted malt, toasted cocoanut and milk chocolate. Palate...nicely frothy with malty goodness up front and then mounds (pardon the expression) of cocoanut and chocolate. The roasty character exist throughout the palate and the whole experience does not disappoint!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hayduke (3317) - Eureka, California, USA - MAR 10, 2013
On draft at Sesame in Ashland, Oregon. Poured very dark, tending toward black with a nice beige head and thick lacing rings. The nose is roasted malts with coconut and chocolate. Medium body. Very creamy mouthfeel. There is a hint of bitterness in the finish, but again chocolate malts zare with you to the very end in this exceptionally well balanced porter.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beardface (1517) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - JAN 14, 2012
Tap at 16 Tons. Dark brown pour, thin creamy head. Emulates a Mounds bar nearly perfectly while managing to escape being cloyingly sweet. Delicious brew.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
boFNjackson (4099) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 30, 2011
UPDATED: DEC 31, 2011 Tap @ Concordia Alehouse... Poured dark, near black with a thin, beige head. Nose had some to toasted coconut and chocolate Malt flavors. Insanely we balanced. Thick, full bodied. Noticeable chocolate and toasted malt flavors. Coconut flavors reminded me of Mounds candy. Not overall sweet which was nice I feel like Caldera accomplished even more what Maui wanted.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
troopie (2292) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - DEC 30, 2011
Draught. Aroma is coconut and not much else. Full bodied flavour with cocoanut, roast malt and a little hop. Sweet finish and well balanced. Black/brown with thin head.


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