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Brewed by Glastonbury
Style: Porter
Somerton, England

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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.45/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Status uncertain. Also available bottled.
Espresso Extra Shot Porter


maeib's rating

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, - MAY 9, 2013
Cask conditioned handpump Cask & Kitchen London 03/05/13. A black beer with a little beige head. Plenty of coffee and bitter roast in this. Coffee in the mouth is especially strong. A touch of chocolate in the swallow. A competent coffee porter served just a bit too warm.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
rafael52 (341) - Łódź, POLAND - JUL 16, 2015
Kolor: ciemnobrunatny, klarowny.
Piana: obfita, drobnopęcherzykowa, dziurawi się, ale długo się utrzymuje.
Zapach: dominują aromaty ciemnych słodów, kawa, czekolada, delikatni wyczuwalna paloność.
Smak: piwo dość smukłe, w kierunku wytrawnego, tak jak w aromacie dominują ciemne słody, kawa, gorzka czekolada, lekka paloność, goryczka średnia, zdecydowanie bardziej alona niż chmielowa.
Wysycenie: średnie, odpowiednie.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Svesse (6967) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAY 7, 2015
(Cask at Craft Beer Co Islington, London, 24 Apr 2015) Black colour with foamy, off-white head. Malty, roasted nose with notes of coffee, dark chocolate and dark bread. Malty, roasted taste with coffee, dark chocolate, black rye bread and a balanced coffee bitterness. Medium body, quite dry. Tasty and well made porter, with a nice coffee touch. Nice one.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sic1314 (4776) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 17, 2015
Poured deep dark brown with a beige ring. Aroma of sweet roast malt, chocolate and coffee. Medium body, flavour as the aroma, dark chocolate, lactose: dry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmgreenuk (5840) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JAN 3, 2015
Cask at the Craft Beer Co, Clerkenwell. Poured a clear dark brown with a thin broken white head. The aroma is light fruit malt. The flavour is light bitter sweet with a light coffee malt hop bitter palate. Light bodied with soft carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerViking (3250) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2014
Cask at Craft Clerkenwell, deep red-black with a coffee coloured head, coffee, red fruit and toffee nose. Creamy and dry malty body, with a definite coffee note, espresso not capuchino though.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kermis (7120) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 29, 2014
Cask at Craft Clerkenwell. Pours brown with a tan head. Aroma of toffee, malt. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and light bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Marheb (3283) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 20, 2014
En cask au Cask pub and Kitchen: Un porter café qui fait dans l’équilibre des malts et de l’astringence de la torréfaction, souple et agréable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SaintMatty (5979) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 22, 2014
Cask (Fitzgeralds, Sunderland) - Black in colour. Coffee, roasted malt and a hint of treacle in the aroma. Roasted taste with notes of coffee and chocolate dominating. Quite smooth and easy to drink.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Scopey (9372) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2014
Cask at Craft Islington. It pours deep brown with a small beige head. The nose is roasted malt, toast, earth, dried fruits, cocoa and coffee. The taste is roasted malt, toast, earth, chocolate and milky coffee with a dry finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Not exactly much depth, but a solid enough brew anyhow.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Palme (3603) - Bergen, NORWAY - FEB 17, 2014
From Cask @ Cask Pub & Kitchen as "Glastonbury Thriller Rare Cappuccino". It’s really hard to call this anything else than black in the glass. It even has a small spotting beige filmy head. Smells really nice. Roasted with dark chocolate and cardboard-cold-coffee. Soft nitro like in the mouth. Nice flavors. Gentle chocolate and a little bit of dry licorice. I get cardboard on the taste also, but quite subdued. Really gliding and easy to drink/like. 09.11.2013


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