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RATINGS: 139   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Vanilla beans are added to the conditioning tank in this robust porter, giving the bittersweet chocolate notes a well rounded finish. Style; Vanilla Infused Porter


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
RedSox2004 (1590) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - NOV 1, 2015
Deep, dark red, not quite black, with a finger of frothy tan foam. Aromas of bread, caramel, nuts and toasty, with a bit of vanilla. Taste follows, featuring caramel, toasty, roasted malt and the vanilla. Medium body and carbonation, creamy mouthfeel and a slightly ashy finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DwarfeD (2438) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - NOV 1, 2015
50cl bottle shared at home. Somewhat hazy dark brown with a medium off-white head. Light to medium body with low to moderate carbonation. Medium sweetness with subtle bitter tones. Chocolate, vanilla, roasted malts and brown sugar. Great brew!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
skortila (5132) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - OCT 19, 2015
Bottled. 15cl sample. The aroma has chocolate, vanilla,light roast, bit bubblegum. Black coloured beer with an off-white, medium head. The taste is light-moderate bitter, sweetish, has vanilla, chocolate, roast. Nice.

2.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
juffage (171) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2015
Bottle from the Grove, Huddersfield. Thin, boring. Dry vanilla flavour. Slightly bitter. Nowhere near as nice as the IPAs from this brewery.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Barrelbelly (743) - BELGIUM - OCT 4, 2015
Black with medium head. Powdery vanilla, chocolate, coffee and bitter malt aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BenH (3438) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 3, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown with off white head. Faint aroma, not much going on, caramel, slightly fruity. Taste is strong of vanilla, some chocolate. Slightly thin and bitter.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
GlasgowTAD (1287) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - OCT 3, 2015
Pours brownish black with little head. Aroma is vanilla and cocoa. Taste is vanilla, coffee, bitter cocoa and slight roast malts. Slightly thin body.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (9770) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 3, 2015
Bottle at craig’s. Pours ruby brown, nose is chocolate, toffee, vanilla, taste is sweet vanilla, roasted, chocolate.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (20415) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 2, 2015
bottle at home ... dark black ... massive tan head ... soft sweet puff candy ... chocolate roast malt nosee ... over sweet malts .. soft vanilla ... soft chocolate ... light roast ... light toffee chocolate ... maybe some crystal

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
monk191 (1680) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 24, 2015
A good vanilla porter, but a little thin in taste. Pours a deep brown-black with a tan head. Smells of vanilla, coffee, cinnamon and oak. Taste starts off slow, again, a bit thin, but the vanilla and oak opens up in the finish. Had in the bottle.


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