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RATINGS: 81   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Pluff mud


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SlovakSniper (3992) - Candiac, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 3, 2015
Une canette offerte par Frank. Merci! Un porter brun et sa mousse comme une écume de mer. Le nez est malté, chocolaté avec une touche de noix, de la crème et des notes rôties. En bouche, rien pour offenser et tout pour plaire. Saveurs faciles, rien d’exagéré, pas de grosses notes amères ni de trop grosses notes maltées. Juste un tantinet de douceur. Au palais, j’ai l’impression d’un liquide de moyenne densité dans lequel le jeu des bulles est modéré à bas. La texture est mince sans être aqueuse. La finale est mi-amère. Plutôt facile à boire. Bon.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ernest (6749) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JUL 16, 2015
Draft (Craftsmen, Charleston SC, May 2015). Head is mostly/fully diminishing. Body is dark brown. Aroma is moderately malty (chocolate, roasted grain), with a note of vanilla. Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly to moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly to moderately bitter. Medium body, watery texture, soft carbonation. A simple and overly-sweet rendition.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jhp40219 (393) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUL 15, 2015
12 oz can. Picked up a 6-pack while on vacation in Myrtle Beach. Pours a dark brown with a small tan head that leaves a bit of lacing. Aroma of chocolate, roasty malt, some nuttiness, hint of coffee, piney hops. Taste is bittersweet chocolate, caramel malts, white bread, hop resin, and a bit of cream. Dry and somewhat bitter, not really what I expect in a porter. Hops come through a bit too pronounced for this style. Medium bodied, creamy texture, moderate carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
solidfunk (5483) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Some roast and light cream. Hint of chocolate. Black pour with OK mocha head. Light bitter finish. Can at a Charleston restaurant.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Claymeister (74) - New Jersey, USA - JUN 12, 2015
12 oz can poured into glass at Poogan’s Porch in Charleston, SC. Poured a dark brown color with a thin beige head. Aroma of coffee and some chocolate. Medium bodied porter with roasty, malty taste. Ok porter; a lot better porters out there.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
jcnielsen (2691) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - MAY 26, 2015
On tap in Charleston. Pours a deep brown color with white head. Roasty, malty sweet, toffee aromas. Malty sweet, toffee flavors. Sweet malty version of a porter, not really my favorite version of the style.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (12925) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2015
Keg at the brewpub, 18/02/15. Light black with a moderate tan head. Nose is roast malt, toffee, light cocoa. Taste comprises dark fruit notes, chocoalte, light vanilla, faint roast. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Ok.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ordybill (706) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - APR 21, 2015
Poured from a 12 OZ can into a pint glass. Aroma- Has a malt and chocolate aroma. Appearance- This beer pours a dark brown with a small tan head. Taste- Has a nice malt flavor that is more on the mild side for porters. very enjoyable. Palate- A medium bodied beer with moderate carbonation. It has a slightly oily texture that goes well with the flavor Overall- A very solid porter. If you are new to porters this is a good one to try.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
CanIHave4Beers (3594) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - MAR 20, 2015
Bottle, shared by a kind soul, in a location remote of my dining room.
Pours a dark reddish brown with a small head and some lacing on the glass.

The aroma is rich and roasty, nicely malty in a nutty way with a light coca character.

The flavor is a little sweeter than I’d prefer it’s got a nice level of roasty bitterness, some chocolate, some nuttiness. It’s a touch off balance but it s got some nice things going on.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ARH (865) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 14, 2015
On tap, poured into a sampler glass. Coffee and chocolate covered raisin aromas jump from the dark, opaque, raisin colored beer that’s topped by a dense, off white head that keeps a medium ring and a light lace. The taste is a medium, balanced bittersweet. The fuzzy beer is thin and light with a medium rich body containing fig and coffee flavors. The finish has a brief jolly rancher sweetness and a gritty coffee bitterness. The aftertaste is smokey coffee and clove.


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