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RATINGS: 1895   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.99   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Pours silky black with a creamy tan head. The nose is sweet with strong chocolate and caramel malt presence. No absence of hops gives Founders’ robust porter the full flavor you deserve and expect. Cozy like velvet. It’s a lover, not a fighter.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
timberrr (43) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 1, 2013
Poured from 12oz bottle to snifter. Color is rich very dark brown, almost completely black. Head was tan colored although it was barely there and dissipated quickly. Aroma is heavy on chocolate and coffee. The taste is similar to the nose, includes roasted maltiness and a nice balance of bitter hops to go along with the sweetness. Medium bodied with smooth carbonation. Overall this a great go to Porter, always enjoy having one of these.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jyrsa (237) - - AUG 1, 2015
Black with an orangeish head. Burnt malt with vanilla and citrus. Burnt malt with smoke and chocolate. Medium body with a crisp palate and lingering charred after taste.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Davros (2335) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JUL 28, 2015
Pours very dark brown with an off-white head. Nose shows nutty, bready and roasted malt sith some soft coffee notes. Flavours include soft roasted malt, toasty notes, a little bit of sweet malt and a chestnut character.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rouhlas (1167) - GREECE - JUL 26, 2015
355ml bottle. Black color with beige brown head. Roasted malty aroma, chocolate, cocoa, coffee. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma. Medium to full oily silky body with soft carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
zoucrew102 (871) - - JUL 25, 2015
Bottle at caps beer garden, Newark airport. Rich roasted malt aroma with notes of chocolate and a touch of hops. Pours dark brown almost black with a thin light brown head with good retention and nice lacing. Starts with rich roasted malt flavors with a little bit of bittersweet chocolate. Finishes very smooth with the chocolate becoming prominent with a touch of hops. Excellent, full-bodied porter.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
likeatrainwreck (157) - Stockport, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2015
Pours deep brown almost black with a fast receding tan head. Rich, caramel, roasted malts, chocolate... creamy and thick, really easy drinking, really good. Best porter I’ve tried to date.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Grzesiek79 (3491) - Radom, POLAND - JUL 23, 2015
Piwo porter z czarna glebia. Mnostwo kawy espresso, kofeinowe, rozgrzewajace i czekoladowe ze spora dawka kakao. Piana srednia kremowo bezowa. metne i nieprzeswitujace. Stylowa etykieta i solidna konstrukcja slodowa. Deserowe piwo i tresciwe, doskonale do sera podpuszkowego. Polecam

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gurthnar (3028) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 22, 2015
Bottle from Damian Beer and Ale. Aroma roasted, smoked, light dark chocolate. Very dark colour, quickly disappearing head. Taste is rich in various malty flavours. Roasted and smoked play nicely with chocolate, caramel. Soft creamy mouthfeel, easy drinking despite the relatively higher ABV. Dry roasty and slightly hoppy finish urges you to drink more. Exceptionally balanced, nothing stands out, fun to drink, complex. Very good.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
SkillsFactory (179) - ITALY - JUL 20, 2015
Nera, quasi impenetrabile, riflessi color caramello, schiuma color nocciola abbastanza compatta ma non molto persistente. Aroma di cacao, zucchero caramellato e note di caffè. Al palato sempre cacao e note di caffè miste a caramello, leggerissima ciliegia. Corpo medio, mediamente carbonata. Ottima Porter.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
gopherfan99 (912) - CROATIA - JUL 18, 2015
Bottle; pours nearly black with a tan head; aroma is chocolate and roasted malt with some dark fruits, caramel, and coffee notes; taste is chocolate, roast malt, and caramel with some hints of coffee; nice light bitter finish; excellent porter

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
wolffish (355) - Saint-Donat, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 14, 2015
Excellent porter! Ça manquait un peu de mousse mais c’est son seul défaut. En bouche, c’est onctueux et bien chocolaté sans être trop lourd. J’en veux encore!!


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