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Brewed by Fullerís
Style: Porter
London, England

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RATINGS: 2498   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95   IBU: 33   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Bottle and keg (USA): Pasteurised.
Fullerís London Porter, is widely regarded as the Worldís Finest Porter: having won awards all over the world, London Porter is regularly voted the number one Porter on beer websites such as www.ratebeer.com, a tremendous accolade to our brewing team. Rich, dark and complex, at 5.4% ABV the beer has an outstanding depth of flavour.
It is brewed from a blend of Brown, Crystal and Chocolate malts for a creamy delivery balanced by traditional Fuggles hops.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Shain (11) - ISRAEL - APR 13, 2014
Red wine aroma, malt aroma. Black body, light brown short head. Taste is complex, somewhat confusing. Citrus notes, roasted, wine, dark chocolate. Slight sour tang, bitterness. Some sweet fruit-malt notes, balancing the bitterness. Mouth fill is watery but full, carbonation is quite strong. After taste is slightly sweet with hints of malt and coffee.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
andyhwcinc (1347) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 12, 2014
Purchased at Binnys in Chicago, IL; enjoyed on a Saturday afternoon while listening to records and watching baseball. Appearance is a moderate pitch black with a thin tan head, looks nice. Aroma of nice chocolate and cocoa, light caramel. Taste goes down lightly bitter with great chocolate notes, light nut. Pretty good porter, happy to have had one of the most famous porters around!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beer-yum (357) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - APR 12, 2014
Another excellent beer by Fullerís that is a benchmark of its breed. Has everything one would be looking for in a Porter - without any of the faults/tradeoffs found in many other brews.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Darn_it (15) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 11, 2014
God forbid you ever come across this beautiful bottle as it adds way too much to the price. Classy though. A wonderful mouth feel and a classic. Very simple but hits the nail in the head. The chocolate notes beat out other brews that have added chocolate. All the flavors you want in your porter and zero flaws. Find it in a can and itís a steal. I really value complexity in a beer which this definitely does not have. I feel I may have over rated this but I am going to stick by it.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Niller (435) - Hammel, DENMARK - APR 8, 2014
Bottle from Bilka. Dark brown color with a tan head. Malty aroma with coffee notes. Flavor is malt, dark chocolate, coffee, hint of caramel. Good creamy texture. Nice smooth palate. Light bitter finish.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
g_georgiou (143) - CYPRUS - APR 7, 2014
Dark brown body with a tan head. Malty aroma, some chocolate, some caramel. Sweet taste, notes of chocolate, coffee, some smokiness. Thick texture. Very soft carbonation. Really nice.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
m_arnold (1) - - APR 6, 2014 does not count
Awesome dark beer! Everything that beer should have is right in place. Hard to find in Russia.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jore (2) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 5, 2014 does not count
This is very smooth and easy to consume. I was expecting a stronger taste but it doesnít really matter. There is the hint of familiar good sliminess that comes with Fullerís ales. Approved.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
holdleder (133) - Kongerslev, DENMARK - APR 4, 2014
5,4%. 50 cl. flaske. MÝrk Ýl, med dejlig smag af lakrids. Fantastisk god Ýl.

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
tedvard (6) - - APR 3, 2014 does not count
See: Dark almost black. Minimal tan head. Smell: Dates, coffee hint plus sweet chocolate. Taste: Sweet at first, rich dark chocolate and coffee then hops and bitterness come through at the end. Pallet: slight zing from light carbonation. Silky and rich mouthfeel. Delicious!


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