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Galway Bay Stormy Port

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Brewed by Galway Bay Brewery
Style: Porter
Galway, Ireland

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RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This Rich and Complex beer boasts its roasted coffee notes and hides certain sweetness and chocolate flavours in the background

Hops - Northern Brewer and Willamette


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gegwilson (2197) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2015
Keg in the Brew Dock, Dublin. Pours mahogany with a thin cream head. Coffee aroma. The taste is light spice with coffee. Quite a bitter finish. Decent.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jredmond (6385) - Manhattan, New York, USA - JUL 9, 2015
Draft at the source with the family. Pours a deep brown body with thin off white lacing. Nice Porter. Mouthfeel is medium to light bodied with notes of light roast, rich chocolate and coffee.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (3741) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JUL 9, 2015
Cask, hand-pulled, Hanging Bat, chocolate, coffee aroma, clear deep red brown, good creamy tan head, no lacing, creamy milky, coffee, smooth, a bit lacking in depth

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Carlowxxx (90) - Carlow, IRELAND - JUN 24, 2015
Bottle Black, rich tan head, good lacing Aroma – coffee , dark chocolate, dark malts Taste - roast, , dab of burnt malts, Palate -. Soft carb, medium body, mouth coating malts. Overall Very dark caramel brown, big frothy beige head, bit over fizzy from bottle, some lacing Aroma - soft roast, soft dark caramel, slight burnt note, hint of chocolate Overall – this very nice

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (6779) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 14, 2015
Cask at fynefest. Pours black, nose is toffee, light roast, taste is sweet, toffee, roasted, light fruit.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ramboraffe (1294) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 8, 2015
Sample from tap at brewpub. Black with off white head. Roasted, coffee, chocolate. Dry with medium bitterness medium body and low carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JStax (3823) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - MAY 19, 2015
Draft pour. The beer is dark ruby, near black with a beige head of foam. The aroma is a little roasty and a bit chocolaty. The taste has a bit more chocolate sweetness to it. Medium body and medium carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mcberko (9754) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 28, 2015
On tap at The Black Sheep, pours a dark brown with a reddish tinge and a small beige head. Nose brings out English bready malt and a tiny touch of espresso. Flavour is along the same lines, with bready malt, toffee and light dry cocoa. Very English. Well-balanced and drinkable. Good stuff.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nihtila (1835) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 28, 2015
27.1.2015. Sweet milk chocolate aroma, roasted malts. Taste is not so sweet, cacao, chocolate, bitterish finish.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ambro206 (273) - ITALY - MAR 23, 2015
Una birra scura e complessa. Si apre in bocca con un importante tostato poi evolve in cioccolato e leggero fruttato. Bella pienezza e finale lungo. La carbonazione č forse eccessiva e non lascia una bella sensazione.


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