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Brewed by Fullerís
Style: Porter
London, England

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RATINGS: 2634   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.94   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.


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4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
carlitos99 (184) - The Big Apple, USA - MAR 22, 2005
Nutty, semi-sweet bakers-chocolate-like taste, thin head, but it is smooth and I will say this one does the trick when you canít find your favorite impossible to find world-class porter!


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Blade86 (647) - Wrocław, POLAND - NOV 27, 2014
roasty, chocolate, some coffee in aroma; black, opaque, weak dark red reflexes, medium beige foam; medium sweetness, medium bitterness; medium body, quite thick feel, average carbonation, long bittersweet finish; Overall: very good beer, quite high drinkability, balanced

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PawelD (230) - Gdańsk, POLAND - NOV 26, 2014
Butelka. Aromat karmelu, espresso, czekolady. Kolor ciemny bursztyn prawie nieklarowny, wysycenie srednie do wysokiego, minusy za brak piany. W smaku karmel, biszkopt, przypalony spůd od ciasta, orzechy laskowe, słodka czekolada. Przyjemna kawowa goryczka, bardzo sesyjne piwo, wysycenie mogloby byc ciut nizsze. Jak na angola to wyjątkowy rarytas, polecam.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kvv104 (9) - - NOV 23, 2014 does not count
Bottle. Pours dark brown with a soapy head. Aroma of burnt toast with a hint of chocolate. Taste like almonds. Pretty smooth and easy to drink.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
FriendOfBeer (92) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Taste is full of chocolate, coffee, and toasted bread. So much flavor from this beer and a medium bitter aftertaste. Long finish of chocolate notes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy

4.3
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
erling1000 (109) - - NOV 23, 2014
A coffee coloured porter with low head. Aroma is malty, roasted, coffee. Taste is light bitter sweet. Low carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Cybion (75) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - NOV 15, 2014
Bottle, 500 ml. Pours very dark ruby with a small amount of soapy tan head which doesnít stick around too long. Aroma consists of strong notes of dark malts, slightly burnt wholemeal toast and black coffee, with smaller notes of dark fruits, toffee, molasses and dark chocolate. Edges of wood and earth throughout, but the big note is still that toasty one. Taste is a fine sweet/bitter balance; the caramel, muscovado sugar and molasses square off against the dark roasted malts and black coffee with neither side emerging as a clear victor. Finish is a bit sweeter overall with a lingering beady, cereal-y yeast note. Body approaches full with no watery characteristics whatsoever, while the texture is still relatively thin and lightly carbonated. Somehow quite refreshing, all things considered! More or less the gold standard for what a good porter should be, going some way to living up to itís extremely high regard.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
UncleKorm (872) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - NOV 11, 2014
On tap poured dark brown w/ med tan head. Moderate roasty sweet malts. Initial taste is moderate sweet w/ a moderate bitter finish. Tastes are almonds, dark chocolate, toast, and rich malts. Full bodied yet easy to drink. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
NikkTwist (1711) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 9, 2014
Beer engine pour at Khyber Pass. Was billed as a cask draft but as the dark ruby brown pour was clear under bright light it must be the pasteurized version. Regardless, a great traditional English Porter. Large frothy beige head. Complex subtle notes coming from the dark roasty malts. French coffee and cigars. Leather jacket. Cocoa toffees. Hints of dark stone fruit. Faintly sweet and bitter. Has a remarkably creamy body and dry finish. Feels both effortlessly light and notably substantial.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
smroush (37) - Michigan, USA - NOV 7, 2014
Very dark brown color, very little head. Roasted coffee aroma. Hops pretty subdued. Fairly light body for a Porter. Very slight oily texture. Moderate carbonation. Finish is moderate in length, some carbonation. Taste has just a tad of sweetness, overall a nice balance. In summary this is a pretty good, though not great beer. I would like to see a bit more complexity.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerguy00 (160) - Fountain Valley, California, USA - NOV 6, 2014
Nice dark brown pour with a light tan head. Dark chocolate and caramel aroma. Flavor matches. Very smooth. Excellent.


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