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A wine-dark beer, extremely drinkable and of medium weight, named for the slayer of the Gorgon and rescuer of Andromeda. Perseus Porter is slightly smoky with black and chocolate malts; bittered with Columbus and finished with German Northern Brewer hops.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jeremytoni (2926) - Swedesboro, New Jersey, USA - APR 21, 2012
From the tap poured a brown color with a fair amount of head. Light toasted malty flavor with a quick finish.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (3652) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - JAN 6, 2012
Draught at Terra Plata Seattle. Creamy porter with some roast. Not too heavy body. Slight lactose milk stout taste as well.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TomTiedemann (251) - Levittown, New York, USA - DEC 7, 2011
on tap at brouwers, man i I will this place!!!!nice smokey flavor and chocolate kick. aroma was strong of chocolate and hint of hop. nice brew, good time

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GT2 (7900) - Carlsbad, California, USA - SEP 1, 2011
Tap at Paradiso Georgetown. The pour is clear deep ruby looking near black in the glass with a medium, tan head leaving impressive sticky, webby lace. Nose is savory with small beef broth, heavy chocolate milk. Nothing too obvious but certainly not bad. Taste is richer than expected for 5.4% with chocolate ice cream and vanilla along with some creamy slickness in the finish like cream topped real yogurt. Thin palate overall.

I think it’s time Elysian hired a new graphic designer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiulijn (13532) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 2, 2011
Draught at St. Augustine, Vancouver
Black color; creamy, beige head. Aroma of roasted malt, some yeast. The mouthfeel is quite smooth, with strong flavor of heavily roasted malts, but also a delicate fruity vein to provide some balance and complexity; the bitterness is quite strong, suspected mostly from the roasted malt; the late final gets a bit ashy.
Pleasant.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TBone (11947) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 27, 2011
Draught@Elysian Fields, Seattle
Dark opaque black color, steady beige head, lots of lace. Coffeish, toasted aroma. Light to medium-bodied. Smooth palate. Sweetish milk chocolaty flavor, lingering roasted coffee in the aftertaste. Well-brewed porter.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MadIndian (2306) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 17, 2011
A great representation of a porter. The pour is a beautiful brown. Brown sugar and roasted / caramel malts. A nice chocolate dry flavor. A nice medium body. Good.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ThaJuggernaut (309) - Washington, USA - FEB 2, 2011
easy to drink nice and smooth. has a hint of chocolate in it.. this is one of the better porters i have tasted

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bmclean328 (1) - - FEB 1, 2011 does not count
On draft at elysian. Black with dark tan head. Slightly thick mouth but malt profile really shines, highlighted but not dominated by roasted malts. Discernable hop character for a porter.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
manuchampions (1228) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 5, 2011
650ml bottle from Whole Foods in Seattle. Pours a ruby brown with a small tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, dry cocoa and a hint of smoke. Medium body. Decent flavour - roasty cocoa and coffee, with a bit of sourness in the finish. Good for the style.


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