RateBeer
overall
70
48
style

bottled
available

on tap
available

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 109   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
If a troll requests a pint of porter, you’d better have a good, big one to offer. Troll Porter fits that bill. Black, round and complex, with mocha and chocolate overtones and a fine hop profile. Very tasty brew. 6.6% ABV 31 IBUs Malts: 2-Row Pale ~ Crystal 75L & 120L ~ Munich ~ Special Roast ~ Chocolate ~ Carafa III ~ Torrefied Wheat Hops: Apollo ~ East Kent Goldings Original Gravity: 16.5° Plato


1.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
linc33 (184) - Albany, New York, USA - JUL 11, 2006
On tap at the brewery. A hair over black. Spicy chocolates and slight coffee.. and nothing on the finish. One dimensional. Fades faster than I can believe and leaves no trace it was there. Sorry, I like my porters with a little more to them.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
harlequinn (2744) - Tacoma, Washington, USA - APR 5, 2006
Very dark brown, almost black in color. Very rich in chocolate and not much else. Light bodied, roasted coffee, with some dark plummy fruits and syrupy chocolate. Pretty big for a porter, but a little bigger than I was looking for.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hanratty (36) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 24, 2006
Very dark with creamy head. Good lacing. Semi sweet chocolate tastes. Medium body. 6.9% alcohol.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
drismyhero (815) - Tacoma, Washington, USA - APR 25, 2005
This porter is particularly vinous with some chewy aspects that seem typical of bigger beers. The flavor is not dominating but is full of roasted chocolate and barley. The malt comes through in the finish and gives the beer a surprising drinkability. Great with seafood.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
3fourths (8236) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - APR 11, 2005
Some interesting scotch flavors, along with dark roast coffee and some toffee perhaps. Sweet, just a very small touch of maple. Semi-sweet coffee and scotch nose, very robust. Well made with a Shakespeare-like finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ontario102 (794) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JAN 28, 2005
On Tap at Bittercreek Ale House: Nice bold and flavorful porter, bordering on a stout, though tipping to the malt side of the scale; pretty tastey and well balanced

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
motelpogo (7021) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 23, 2004
on tap at hales. pretty dark, cocoa powder aroma, iced coffee flavours and some nice burnt bitterness, very drinkable

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - JUL 6, 2004
Black with lots of lacing & brown head. Strawberry hops & roast malt, some chocolate and high lovibond caramel. The flavor is a bit hoppy with black patent clouding up my style lines but remains tasty. Finishes with lots of sweet & lots of bitter, balances but in a weird way.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 24, 2004
Tap@Hales. Pretty smooth porter. Typical US style porter aswell, tasty! Caramel and chocolate, light roast, nothing wrong with this.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  11 


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50