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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.63/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Working Manís Porter an ale of true merit, brewed in the tradition of Englandís Industrial Revolution, an age of rough-handed factory workers, a time before the weekend existed. Hearty and truly robust, this Porterís body is built with complex English brown and black malts, and refined by Brambling Cross hops, which lend notes of herbs and black currants. It pairs well with oysters, shepherdís pie, and sitting down after a long day. ABV: 5.2% IBUís 30

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
micmillon18 (8) - Massachusetts, USA - MAR 26, 2015 does not count
Poured from a 22oz bottle into a nonic pint. Bottle lists no born on date. Aroma - Muted chocolate, roasted malt, herbal hops. Faint roasted character. Whatís here is good, just wishing it was more bountiful. Appearance - Deep, dark black with a mocha head. Little to no lacing. Taste - Chocolate, roasted malts, espresso-like bitterness, earthy . Slightly acidic finish. Little to no hop presence. Lasting roasted character on the palate. Palate - Medium bodied. Creamy with a pleasant smooth carbonation. Overall - A fine English porter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BroSpud (1808) - , Massachusetts, USA - MAR 16, 2015
22oz bottle from Top Shelf in Hampton. Pours black with a tan head, plenty of sediment at the bottom of the bottle. Big malty flavors with notes of chocolate and coffee. Pretty tasty. Will get these again next time Iím in the area.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thornecb (4697) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 23, 2015
Pours deep brown into a shaker. Mocha head with little retention recedes to hug rim. Chocolate and caramel aromas. Dry with toast and caramel upfront turning chocolate in the medium length finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TizzleJizzle (725) - Garland, Texas, USA - JAN 20, 2015
Bomber in a trade thanks to Phatdog1. Poured a slightly unfiltered opaque dark brown with a thin tan head. Taste of roasted and toasted dark malts, slight chocolate bitterness and hints of coffee. High fizzy carbonation, medium body. Tasty brew!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mansquito (3915) - Nueva York, New York, USA - JAN 3, 2015
Brattleboro Food Coop, Brattleboro Vermont bomber: Pours near black with a tan head. Aroma is nice chocolate, robust malts, and hints of coffee. Taste is a bit bitter, but has a nice sweet chocolate undertone, along with enough roast to pack some punch. Very easy to drink, but not at all boring. I liked it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MWMBeerguy (174) - Massachusetts, USA - DEC 21, 2014
Poured this a bit cold and so it had a thin tan head. Very black. Let it warm up. Nice chicolaty aroma with a little marshmallow. Tasted nice. Not velvety smooth but rather a hint of dark chocolate. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
malrubius (2002) - Springfield, Vermont, USA - NOV 29, 2014
Bottle from Un Dun and, surprise, it doesnít taste old. Black with lasting tan head and lace. Nice roasted earthy spicy coffee and chocolate aroma with hints of cinnamon and fruit. Mild fruity sweetness with coffee and chocolate and spice and roasted coffee herbal bitterness with some ash and earth. Robust but sessionable. Very good/excellent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jimhilt (2451) - Bow, New Hampshire, USA - APR 6, 2014
Pours a light tan, three finger head that fades slowly leaving a good lace. Deep ruby color, nearly opaque. Good carbonation and light bodied. Roasted malt, coffee nose and flavor is similar with hints of vanilla. Nearly burnt coffee finish. $7.65 for a 22oz bottle from Bertís Better Beers Hooksett NH.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MaBeer1972 (1399) - Taunton, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 3, 2014
Picked up a bomber on a recent trip to Plymouth NH. A pretty basic style to brew. Tasty and robust. Body on the thin side, which would make this good with food.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AirForceHops (4067) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - FEB 11, 2014
Draft @ New England Tap house Grill. 2/8/2012. Standard pint glass shows dark brown with little head retention. Nose is a solid amount of roasted malt. Chocolate, roasted grain, hints of vanilla and Earth. Dark chocolate flavor with some coffee, English malts and a light herbal note near the finish. The body is normal for the style and it has a slightly creamy texture. This is best standard release from this brewery. Itís well worth a try if you like porters.

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