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RATINGS: 84   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Chocolate Hazelnut Porter


3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
brucebruce81 (287) - Wyoming, USA - APR 25, 2015
This beer was pretty smooth its pours well with a light frothy head, I didn't get the chocolate notes as much as the hazelnut but it didn't detract from taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BOLTZ7555 (2932) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - APR 17, 2015
Pretty solid porter...mahogany bordering ebony with a medium sized cashew foam. Cocoa, caramel, toasted nuts, roasted malt, and a touch of vanilla. Flavorful, particularly given the lower ABV. Heretic has a proven track record and this one works as well. Solid.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BiiruBierBeer (468) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - APR 14, 2015
Smell is chocolate and nuts, like a candy bar. Tastes like a roasty porter with hints of chocolate and hazelnut in the aftertaste. Medium body, lively carbonation, and mild foam.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bigericsports (21) - Berkeley, California, USA - APR 12, 2015
Bomber from Berkeley Bowl. Pours out near black. Mocha head which dissipates quickly, nice lacing. Lots of toasted hazelnut in the aroma. Some notes of molasses, chocolate with a slight smoky dryness. The hazelnut was a bit too toasted for my liking.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1494) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - APR 10, 2015
A fine if not overly complex porter. Sweet. Strong chocolate notes. Undercurrents of hazelnut. Nice.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ngejo (479) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - APR 6, 2015
Bottle. Black, minimal head, tan foam, medium bitterness, medium sweetness, medium body, creamy, soft carbonation, & long finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (9999) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - MAR 26, 2015
Keg at Tyler’s Carrboro. Clear dark red, large creamy tan head. Good retention. Aroma of strong hazelnuts, chocolate, roasted malt, mild dark fruit. The taste is Nutella, dark fruits, caramel. Thin bodied, low carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
s_hartshorne (2057) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 14, 2015
Keg the grove inn Huddersfield. Black thin head. Aroma is good hazelnuts milk chocolate taste same light roasted notes ok bitters. Ok body. Good stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
NikkTwist (1878) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 9, 2015
Draft at Khyber Pass. Thick opaque brown pour that started with a good amount of tan foam. Nice nutty dark roasted malt flavors. Semi-sweet chocolate. Nutella. Hints of black leather and charcoal grill. Silky body. Good stuff.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Strykzone (5342) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - MAR 3, 2015
Bomber from Hayduke that we had via facebook chat. A deep dark brown with a one finger tan head. The aroma is sweetish. Milk chocolate, hazelnut that you would add to your coffee, and coffee. I taste all of the above along with vanilla, fruit, and wood. Lactic. Just a little bitterness late. I like the complexity here. And the smooth rich feel. This one was in my wheelhouse and I liked it.


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