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RATINGS: 346   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   IBU: 19   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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No other beer shows off what malts can do in a beer better than porter. Certified Organic Porter uses a complex blend of five malts that compliment and highlight one another in a harmonious mixture. Only one addition of imported Pacific Gem hops is used to provide a balancing bitterness without introducing any other hop character. While decidedly in the robust porter category, Certified Organic Porter has none of the harsh character people often associate with dark ales. Instead, what one finds is a rich, smooth beer with suggestions of chocolate and just a hint of coffee. So smooth and malty, this porter will convert even the non-dark beer drinker.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fatehunter (1179) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - FEB 5, 2014
Pours a thin tan head on a light brown body. Almost no head retention. The aroma is roasted malt. Mild, but nice. The taste is well balanced, roasted malt, lemon bitterness and chocolate roll around together. The texture is pretty smooth with low to moderate carbonation. Aside from the initial poor appearance, this is a good porter.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TizzleJizzle (620) - Garland, Texas, USA - FEB 1, 2014
Bomber courtesy of SkinnyCheeks. Poured a clear brown-mahogany with a thin tan head. Taste of rich chocolate, roasted malts, with a thin finish. Medium fizzy carbonation, medium body.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gruberm (327) - - JAN 30, 2014
Good but served in a gulden draak which was weird. Wonderful creamy and beautiful taste ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rougeau13 (1987) - Richmond, Texas, USA - JAN 29, 2014
Very dark brown with a frothy light beige head. Aroma of chocolate and coffee. Roasty and chocolatey flavor. Decent but kind of weak. Medium bodied. Meh.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
danielyabu (1159) - União da Vitória, BRAZIL - JAN 26, 2014
small frothy offwhite head. fair lacing. mostly diminishing. thin flat dark brown body. aroma: strong coffee moderate malt caramel dark chocolate. if and ff: moderate sweet, reminding of chocolate and malt; long duration. palate: light body, watery texture, lively carbonation, metallic finish. Bem normalzinha e sem graça até ser harmonizada com sorvete de chocolate, quando ganhou nuances mais fortes de café e certo amargor. 30s

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rrauth (1185) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 16, 2014
From beerilicous iPhone app: molasses malt and floral hops. Brown and hazy. Minimal head. Medium bitterness thin and slick. Avg all around ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chudwick (2082) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - NOV 10, 2013
12oz bottle - pours dark brown with ivory head. Nose is roasted malts and caramel. Sip adds a ton of coffee and what I guess is toffee. Bitter. Tasty. Would recommend for making stews. Slightly sweet aftertaste.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SHIG (3561) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - OCT 25, 2013
Bottle: Poured a dark brown with reddish hint and thin light beige head. Aroma is a leafy malt. Taste is dark bakers chocolate, tobacco, and roasted malt.

3.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
sloshgator (413) - Orlando, Florida, USA - OCT 8, 2013
Eel River Certified Organic Porter is satisfying but not a standout. Not much aroma on this one. Pour is the expected dark with a decent light tan head. Taste of chocolate and malt with maybe a hint of coffee. Finish is clean. Organic Porter is a good session beer or something to enjoy with a meal.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
coreyc1221 (260) - Truckee, California, USA - SEP 19, 2013
Light vanilla and nut aroma. Black as Monsanto’s soul in color with a short lived tan head. Starts with a zing at the tip of the tongue then a vanilla and nut after taste. Good straight forward porter.


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