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RATINGS: 74   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Complex malt flavor from 8 malts of Barley, Oats and Rye w/ four woody and spicy Pacific Northwest hops fermented w/ their house lager yeast. DEBC’s take on the convergence of Porter and Stout via Scandinavia.


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pete4999 (994) - Buffalo, New York, USA - NOV 5, 2013
On tap at the brewery on Halloween. Not sure I get the whole "Baltic porter" angle...I just thought it was a basic porter/light stout. Pretty sweet, chocolatey, with a dark brown/black pour and nice tan head. Kinda overwhelming on the sweetness, not exactly a balanced beer. Very nice if you like sweet stouts, I’d think.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wchesser (1114) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 17, 2013
Extra from errl-thanks, Chris. Deep brown black with nice ring of carbination. Roast malt, cocoa on nose. Roasted malt, bakers chocolate, and spicy hops. Great canned beer. Under rated.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
JStax (2853) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - SEP 29, 2013
12 ounce can poured into a brandy snifter. Pours a darker brown, nearing black, with a big, bubbly head of khaki foam. The aroma has notes of leather, raisin, and molasses. Tastes of dark, roasted, charred walnuts. Bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bbcd (214) - Austin, Texas, USA - AUG 27, 2013
brown, tan head with okay retention. lots of coffee, chocolate, roast, toffee. medium bitter, medium sweet, medium body, thinnish feel.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
UDBeernut (1611) - Moving to Jax, Florida, USA - AUG 18, 2013
deep amber with tan edges and head. roasted malt and toffee nose. taste is big roasted malts, slightly astringent.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lb4lb (2484) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 3, 2013
Pours black with short lived light brown head. Smell is moderate roast malt and a bit tinny. Taste is roasty but watery and thin body. Sharp hop bitterness too. Overall not bad but would be better with a richer body.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
douglas88 (5812) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 20, 2013
Can. Pours a jet black color with a medium silky brown head. A smooth nose with light roast, chocolates, some metal. The flavor is rich, smooth and tasty: dark fruit, metal, dry oats and certainly spicy robust rye shine here. Comes across like a earthy big oatmeal and spicy brew. Very good. Not a Baltic in flavor, more of a straight porter or even FES.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
brystmar (1190) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 1, 2013
On tap. Brewery lists this as a Baltic Porter but calls it a stout. Hmmm.

Dry porter yeast is unmistakeable. An odd combo of flavors trying to break through all at once: chocolate malt, Reese's pieces, roasty grain, dark hops, and a touch of mint chocolate chip at the end. Wtf is going on?!

...Yet everything kinda works. Kinda. I definitely like a few aspects of this brew. A few tweaks here and there might yield great results. And they need to tone down the carb too.

An interesting brew, to say the least.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (9506) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 12, 2013
Can poured a clear dark reddish brown with a lasting tan head. Aromas of roasted malt, cocoa and light earthiness. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of roasted malt and bakers cocoa with a smooth lingering roasty finish.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
gringo332 (531) - Richardson, Texas, USA - APR 20, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 13, 2014 Very dark brown with a fluffy tan head. Aroma of cocoa, coffee, earth, and some dark fruit. Taste is sweet cocoa, coffee, and fruit. Medium bodied and creamy.


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