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Iron Hill Bourbon Porter
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RATINGS: 67   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Pig Iron Porter aged for four months in Jack Daniels barrels with distinct bourbon and vanilla flavors. OG: 1057 Color: 22 IBU: 40


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
desurfer (1212) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JAN 3, 2005
Pours a typical nitro, opaque black with a creamy tan head. Aroma loaded with vanilla bean and whiskey notes. Honestly, I couldn’t taste much beer going on, it basically tasted like whiskey cut with vanilla liqueur. Not impressive at all.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sloth (2464) - Ceciltucky, Co., Maryland, USA - OCT 14, 2004
KSBF 04,Small tan head, quickly fades. Hazy brown color. Vanilla nose with smokey notes, chocolate also.. Medium body. Plenty of vanilla and whiskey flavors, light roast and some chocolate. Fairly dry finish. Lightly fruity.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hopdog (8852) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 12, 2004
UPDATED: FEB 27, 2008 On tap at the 04 Kennett Square BF. Poured a dark black with an off white head. Oaky, bourbon and smokey aroma. Chocolate and light vanilla in the taste as well. Smells a little better than it tastes. Thinner body. 9 4 7 3 16

Had this multiple times and each time I enjoyed it more. Increased the numbers. Nice wood, vanilla and bourbon mix!

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Eyedrinkale (3213) - Astoria, New York, USA - OCT 12, 2004
Murky brown color with no head but more like some large bubbles. Taste is light chocolate milk with some mellow bitterness. Creamy smooth (think 2% milk chocolate).

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
egajdzis (5299) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 11, 2004
UPDATED: NOV 11, 2005 Poured a hazy mahogany with tan bubbles as the head. Aroma of chocolate, fudge, vanilla, and roast. Taste was full of anise, chocolate, and light roasty whisky. Mouthfeel at Kennett was flat, however, this on draft at North Wales tonight poured a great head and the mouthfeel was fairly average. A bit nicer than the flat Kennett version.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
PWalk (337) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 4, 2004
UPDATED: AUG 2, 2004 Highly enjoyed this dark porter. Heavy bourbon aroma at the nose. Velvety smooth and creamy on the palate with hints of vanilla through out. A true winner that quickly found it’s way into a growler.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dberger624 (1028) - Phila, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 27, 2003
Nice and creamy porter. The bourbon flavor was a little over powering took away from the vanilla flavor.


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