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Brewed by Cheddar
Style: Porter
Cheddar, England

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RATINGS: 64   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Seasonal - Winter. Also available bottle conditioned at 4.7%.
Totty Pot is a rich, dark porter with a deeply satisfying roasted malt character and subtle hop highlights. It is brewed using the best quality Maris Otter, wheat and dark malts and hopped with a blend of English whole hops.
Rich and comforting, a real ale alternative to other black stuff.
Totty Pot is Cheddar Ales’ Winter Special, although you’ll occasionally find it at other times of the year as well.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (8934) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2015
Cask at gbbf day 5. Aroma is sweet choc, vanilla, caramel, with a faint woody earthy smoke. Mahogany brown coloured pour with a lasting thin tan head. Flavour is composed of milky choccy, malts, lactose, caramel. Palate is medium sweet, full, rounded, milky.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (18222) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2015
Cask at GBBF 2015, day 5 - London. Pours black with a frothy tan head. The nose has roasted malts, milk chocolate, slight raisins. Medium sweet flavor with nice, rounded milk chocolate bar after, some dark fruits, mellow ash, burnt sugars. Light bodied with fine carbonation; good condition. Finishes with mellow roast, more cocoa, light earthy bitterness, dried dark fruits, berries. Nice beer.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pudding (228) - Birmingham, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 24, 2015
Bottle-conditioned, 500ml, 4.7%abv. Poured black with thick, lasting tan head. Aroma faint blackcurrant. Taste: blackcurrant, fairly dry. Mouthfeel: medium bodied. Overall: pleasant fruity porter.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stravale (2758) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - NOV 8, 2014
Cask @ Crown and Kettle, Manchester [311014]
Black, ruby edges, dense beige head
Aroma of soft roasted malts
Taste of roast malts, light coffee, dab of chocolate, dark malts
Palate - Medium body, smooth. Finish of soft bit sweet dark malts
Overall - OK, average

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerViking (4107) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 30, 2014
Bottle, pours black with a fast-settling head, aromas of burnt prunes and gunpowder. Dark dried fruit, cocoa, a little old leather and tobacco, treacle toffee, burnt-bitterness, very good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beersiveknown (5001) - NORTHERN IRELAND - NOV 26, 2013
cask at belfast beer festival
Dark brown, tan lacing, chocolate aroma, dry roast character...in stout territory with herbal hops.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
leebotton (406) - Bristol, Somerset, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2013
A promising burnt toasty roasty aroma Barbecue / chargrill? and pours a quickly diminishing tanned bubbly head. Black as the ace of clubs or thereabouts. Mmm! big nutty burnt flavours on the tongue with a big bubbly champagne-like mouthfeel. Complex enough and yet not too thick or so rich so that it could be drunk plenty without too much trouble, well balanced texture. A real pleasant surprise which I would recommend.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tommann (3306) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2013
500ml bottle at 4.7%. Pours very dark brown with a medium, frothy head. Aroma is burnt, bitter coffee and dark fruits. Taste is faint, dark fruits and liquorice. Coffee on the aftertaste.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BOBBDrinker (66) - - MAR 2, 2013
Totty Pot is an award winning dark porter style ale from Cheddar Ales. It has a coffee and roasted malts aroma which creates a chocolate and coffee flavour, its cream tan head lasts until the last drop has gone. A really nice beer not too strong or overpowering. The subtle caramel flavours follow after the beer has settle for a while. A great porter for any dark beer lover.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
swooper (1247) - Cambridge and Kladno(Czech Rep.), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2012
bottle from Cheddar gorge, nice dark tones from malt and coffee aroma, black, brown stable foam, medium dry bitterness, light sweetness, medium body, thick feel, soft carbonation, very nice dry porter


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