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RATINGS: 122   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Drake’s Black Robusto Porter is a deep, dark “Robust Porter,” a beer style known for being darker, fuller-bodied, and higher in alcohol by volume than a standard Brown Porter. Our Black Robusto goes down smoothly with flavors of bittersweet chocolate an slight roast from Crystal and Chocolate malt. A touch of spicy, herbal hop character from Willamette hops balance out the finish. Enjoy a pint with dark, lingering satisfaction.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maltman53 (459) - Corrales, New Mexico, USA - NOV 5, 2015
Big stout masquerading as a porter with gobs of bittersweet chocolate and mocha coffee. Overall, a bruiser of a porter that could use a little more tight structure.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
melush (2576) - SPAIN - NOV 2, 2015
Bottle 65cl / Botella 65cl. @ Lucky Supermarket, San Bruno, CA, USA. A: Black / Negro. T/S: Roasted malt, chocolate, sweet, licorice / Malta tostada, chocolate, dulce, regaliz.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerFunGuy (875) - California, USA - SEP 17, 2015
Chocolate and coffee flavors. Quite flavorful and full. Good and hearty but very drinkable and could be a good beer to sip on a hot day.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
matthewjk (1046) - San Diego, California, USA - SEP 9, 2015
I’ve bet on a decent roll as of late! Another first try that is very good. Dark. Dry. Chocolate. Ash. Cigar. Bitter. Excellent porter. 22oz bottle

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lusikka (7649) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 20, 2015
650 ml bottle. Enjoyed at San Diego, CA. Pours a black colour with a small beige head. Aroma of roastiness, some cream and burnt biscuit. Flavour of roasted malts, burnt biscuit, grassy bitterness and cream. Medium bodied and smooth mouthfeel. Decent.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
olio (8885) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 20, 2015
65 cl bottle @ hotel room, San Diego.
Pours pitch black color with a small beige head. Caramel aroma, roasty, chocolate, some licorice. Flavor is sweet with caramel and chocolate, roasted malts and syrup. Slightly too sweet for my taste, could use a bit sturdier body too. A bit disappointing.
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3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
laiti (7914) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 20, 2015
65 cl bottle @ hotel room, San Diego. Bottled 10.06.2015. Aroma has licprice root, sweet malt, molasses and some burned wood. Flavour has coffee and some licorice. Finishes dry with salty licorice and ash. Too ashy and dry but not bad.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (6189) - Espoo, FINLAND - AUG 20, 2015
650ml bottle from Whole Foods Hillcrest, San Diego

Pours pitch black with a small foamy head. Aroma of roasty malts, chocolate, hints of syrup, toffee and coffee. Taste is smooth, sweetish and syrupy with hints of chocolate, toffee and coffee. Finish is smooth, malty and sweetish with hints of chocolate and syrup. Okay.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
robertjm (842) - Albany, California, USA - AUG 3, 2015
Seriously thick tan head. Dark black body. Intense roasted coffee aroma. Flavors of the espresso and black licorice. Very chewy body. Slightly bitter finish. Would definitely buy this again!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
badhack (489) - San Francisco, California, USA - JUL 20, 2015
I enjoyed the chocolate flavor and thicker mouthfeel of this porter. Not quite as creamy as a stout but not as thin as a porter. Slightly nutty and maybe a little coffee as well. Dark roasted malt but not burnt.


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