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Brewed by Cotleigh
Style: Porter
Taunton, England

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Bottle conditioned & as a Cask seasonal in Winter.
Previously 4.5%.
Gold Medal Winning classic old style porter brewed with the addition of flaked barley. Dark and bitter sweet with hints of nut and liqourice from roasted malt. A long creamy and mellow fullness on the finish. Brewed with Pale, Black, Brown and Crystal malt with whole wheat, Fuggles and Challenger hops.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fin (7408) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2010
Bottle, not sure where I got this from, consumed outside camper at Bo Peep campsite, Adderbury, Nr Banbury, Oxon, 03.09.10 Pours dark brown with a filmy off-white head. There is some nuttiness and a touch of tangy fruits. A light bitterness is evident but the nuttiness more than anything shows through. A6 A4 T7 P4 Ov13 3.4

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Christian (11092) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 27, 2009
Chestnut colour with a lasting off-white head. Aroma of toffee and fruit, with just a hint of ashy roast. Sweet fruity and toffee malty flavour with a slightly roasted finish

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (35055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 1, 2009
Bottle 500ml.
Clear medium brown color with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, nutty, chocolate, light hoppy, moderate yeasty, licorice light notes. Flavor is moderate to light light light heavy sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20090808]

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichardGretton (4247) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2009
Bottle. Almost black beer with a strong head. The aroma is lightly chocolate, and the flavour is watery, roasted, and coffee. Overall a reasonable roasted beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
faroeviking (10289) - FAROE ISLANDS - OCT 1, 2009
Botella, thanks Skinnyvikig for sharing. Unclear deep dark brown colour. Aroma of spice, coffee and plenty of caramel. Rather thin mouthfeel. Flavour is sweet with caramel, roasty malt, dark fruits and some bitterness. Thin porter.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fiulijn (14513) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 30, 2009
Bottle, courtesy of a hardcore Danish crew
Brown color. Aroma of apples (?) and cocoa. Dry mouthfeel, light chocolate and caramel flavor, medium-low bitterness. Boring.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Skinnyviking (7062) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 26, 2009
Bottle. High creamy and lasting light brown head. Herbal spicy coffee caramel aroma. Sweet coffee cocoa caramel rorasted malt flavor with little hops bitterness, low carbonation and a long bitter aftertaste.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 26, 2009
50 cL bottle, courtesy of Skinnyviking. Pours clear and golden deep amber with a dense, creamy and tan head. Aroma is fruity and ashtray spiced. fruity, caramelish and mild spiced flavoured. Bitter and slight roasted breadish. Mild fruity and acidic finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2009
Burgundy with a large beige head. Aroma sweet with fruity notes and roasted malt. Flavour was sweet and had roasted malt, grassy hops and fruity notes.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Pinball (10793) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2009
clear dark brown, medium yellow head. aroma is apple, faint roasted stuff, probably infected, flavor is roasted stuff and apple,


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