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RATINGS: 532   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 33   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
First brewed in 2011, this Chocolate Peanut Butter Porter is jet black in color with a tan, rocky head, full body and creamy, luxurious mouthfeel. Its lightly sweet, malty flavor is accented by rich flavors of chocolate, coffee and peanut butter, and balanced by a subtle hop character and moderate 6.2% abv. Sweet Baby Jesus finishes smooth, dry, and roasty with lingering notes of chocolate and peanut butter so savory, you will exclaim its name!


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ron (3507) - Rochester, New York, USA - AUG 1, 2015
Bottle from JB. Pours a dark black with a tan head. The aroma was chocolate and roasted coffee. The taste was coffee, creamy chocolate and a hint a peanut butter. The porter was very cold at 1st. The peanut butter came out more as it warmed. Thanks JB.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tonkun (1296) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 31, 2015
Bottle. Dark pour with a big off white head. Peanuts butter, vanilla, ash, toast. Medium bidy with oily and bitter finish. A lot of peanuts butter

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jaghana (5376) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - JUL 31, 2015
Bottle 33cl @Freiburg Tasting session thanks. A dark beer with medium head, nose is very nice on toasted chocolate, toasted nuts and peanuts. Aroma is on toasted and light roasted malt, chocolate, nuts, excellent body, well drinkable, pleasant porter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
burg326 (5265) - Florida, USA - JUL 28, 2015
Poured a deep brown almost black color with aromas of peanut butter, earth, cacao, and chocolate. Flavors were earth and light oily peanuts with s nice chocolate finish, a solid beer overall.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
williamherbert (1477) - Syracuse, New York, USA - JUL 25, 2015
Dark chocolate brown color. Gets a little red at the edges. Amazing chocolate aroma. The peanut butter really hit me in a way that it never has on draft. (I poured this one in several spurts.) Short of some kind of peanut butter infused chocolate shake, I’ve never sniffed anything like this. The flavor is like a liquid peanut butter cup. The nuttiness subsides a bit, giving way to the sweetness. The peanut butter is absolute though. This beer absolutely, positively needs to warm up. I’ve had it too cold on tap and it’s no good that way. It’s excellent if consumed correctly.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ChainGangGuy (4753) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - JUL 25, 2015
12 ounce bottle - $2.00 at Tasty Beverage Co. in Asheville, North Carolina.

Appearance: Pours a very dark brown body with a faintest hint of tawny ruby at the far, far edges. Scant, stray beige bubbles struggle to maintain a head beyond a minute or so.

Smell: Well, frankly, it smells of a peanut butter cup that beckons you to let it in your mouth and embrace you in its endless grasp of sweet chocolate laden peanut butteriness.

Taste: A roasty, sweet, chocolaty start with a bitter richness akin to a dark chocolate creeping in which is quickly overtaken by the peanuts peanuts peanuts. A light fruitiness, a bit hard to discern beyond the, as previously mentioned, peanuts peanuts peanuts. Perhaps an imagined slight salty element. Finishes as it starts: sweetish, chocolaty and full of peanut butter.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied. Medium carbonation. Lightly creamy mouthfeel.

Overall: Granted, I’m not a fan of peanut butter anything, really. I had thought the locally-produced Liquid Bliss by Terrapin was fair enough, but, to my surprise, this was actually pretty good (at least for a twelve ounce bottle and a two-buck purchase) and one of the better beers at pulling off the whole peanut butter angle.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
jb (2871) - Rochester, New York, USA - JUL 23, 2015
Extremely full bodied very tasty. Palate kicks butt full rich gritty grainy. With coffee beans peanut butter and a touch of chocolate. Nose is similar. Dark pour.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Suttree (6010) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 20, 2015
Well, that was a fun beer. Wish I had bought more, actually. And yes, it smells and tastes exactly like you’d expect - Chocolate covered roasted peanuts. Maybe a little coffee in the finish, but not much.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ajnepple (4897) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 16, 2015
12 oz bottle via trade. Black appearance with a diminishing tan head. Aroma of chocolate, peanut butter, roast and dark malts. Similar flavor, mild bitterness and light sweetness with a peanut finish. Medium body. Rich, smooth and tasty. Pairing: James Taylor - Sweet Baby James (album)

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
OmegaX (1372) - Florida, USA - JUL 15, 2015
A big thanks to my buddy Harold (aka chipalsa). This is my kind of brew. Aroma is peanut butter, roast, cocoa, coffee. Pours a black body, tan head. Flavor is spot on roasted malts with not overbearing peanut butter flavor. It was like a Reese’s cup in a glass, less sweet. Awesome stuff.


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