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RATINGS: 79   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 142   ABV: 4.75%
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A special Porter that brewmaster, Rick Reed, made for the 2006 holiday season.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (35088) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 17, 2009
Bottle 65cl.
Clear medium to dark brown color with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, chocolate, dusty. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, a dry finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20090806]

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (31232) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 12, 2012
33 cL bottle. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted dark malty and almost liqourice. Thick dark malty and liqourice. Dark malty and liqourice into the finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29367) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 12, 2012
Bottled. A dark red beer with a thin brown head. The aroma has notes of malt, caramel, and metal. The flavor is sweet iwth notes of milkchocolate, roasted malt, and nuts, leading to a bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 12, 2012
Bottle 35,5 cl. Courtesy of Doodler. Clear nutty, orangey brown with a small off-white head. Sweet roasty aroma. Medium body, subtle roast, dark dried fruit and a whiff of vanilla. Dryish licorice finish. 120412

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (20847) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 12, 2012
Bottle at Papsø. Clear red-brown coloured with a small off-white head. Sweet and roasted aroma of caramel, dried fruits and chocolate. Sweet and roasted flavour of dried fruits and chocolate with notes of overriped fruits. Sweet and roasted finish.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20387) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 6, 2009
Bottled. Deep rubyish ambery colour, small brown head. Aroma is roasted malts, som chocolate, coffee and mild vanillaish notes. Flavour is fruits, some roasted malts, mild syrupy notes as well. Aroma was promising, but the flavourside left a bit thin.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (16765) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 20, 2010
Bottle. Pours a dark brown almost black color with a small tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma with some hints of coffee. Roasted malty chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish with some hitns of coffee in the aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (15120) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2012
27th March 2010
Very dark brown beer, clear. Light off white head. Typical Porter nose - slightly sour, a little smoky and malty. Semi soft palate. Tangy dark malt, subtle smoke and coffee followed by soft red fruits, Raspberry being the most noticeable. A little unsweet chocolate as well. A very decent Porter.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (14539) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 21, 2009
Bottle at home from my GBBF haul ... Oh my I cant belive that 10% of the ratings have picked this up from GBBF and this is a US Ale... deep brown ... thin tan lacing ... nice soft coffee roast malt ... soft ... little chocolat e... toasted malt s ... toffee ... decent soft easy toffee malt ... nice but still not quite there

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (13436) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 16, 2012
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Black - white head. Hard roasted, high malty, fruity, licorice, coffee, berries, sweet notes, dark bread, dried fruits, chocolate, thin finish.


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