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RATINGS: 168   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Stuedmaster (298) - San Marcos, California, USA - APR 28, 2013
Dark brown pour with a thin off white head. Aroma is faintly of coffee and earth. Flavor is of coffee, bitter chocolate malt, and bitter, dry hops...it seems to be overly hopped for a porter. This beer is lacking any distinguishing features to make it something you would get again. Its got a light body, thin texture, lively carbonated, with a bitter finish. It is thirst quenching, its the equivalent of a light porter with lots of coffee flavor.


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ttoadee (1010) - Austin, Texas, USA - AUG 13, 2015
Medium brown pour, disappearing head. Little coco on the nose. Bittersweet. Middle is bittersweet chocolate, dollop of molasses, and some dark malt. Finish wants to lean dry, but still comes out a tad sweet. Not bad, not great.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
elamericano (34) - Moscow, USA - AUG 10, 2015
Bought at Trader Joes in Queens, NY. This can hardly be called a porter. Sweet smell, thin taste, light-bodied, bitter, slightly toasty. Again, the least porterly of the porters.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
nimbleprop (6063) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 9, 2015
12oz bottle at an art event, cant tell you how it looked. Smells heavy with malt and licorice. Flavor is chewy malts, molasses and licorice. Full bodied, lightly sweet finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bif (1711) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUL 18, 2015
Bottle. Pours a deep mahogany color with a small head. Aroma of roasted malt with hint of coffee. Taste of roasted malt coffee and bit of dark chocolate. Nice bitterness and the finish is quite dry. Moderate body, smooth with a malty feel. Nice beer without being overly complex

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
jerseyjohn71 (266) - corsicana, Texas, USA - MAR 29, 2015
ez drinking, thin, caramel, roasty, red, clear, tan foam, light sweetness, light body, thin feel, soft carbonation,

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Boutip (5207) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 19, 2015
Bottle: Poured a clear dark color porter with a medium size light brown foamy head with OK retention and some light lacing. Aroma of light chocolate and roasted malt notes is enjoyable. Taste is a mix of chocolate malt with some roasted malt notes with some light dry finish. Body is light with good carbonation. A bit short on complexity but well drinkable.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
loubar (154) - Los Gatos, California, USA - NOV 17, 2014
12 oz. bottle from Trader Joes. Nose is light and slightly skunky. Taste is a little smoky but that is where the porter similarity ends. From there its mildly acidic and watery. Ugh! Fortunately I only purchased one bottle.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Patrickctenchi (4975) - Coxs Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - OCT 30, 2014
Bottle: Deep brown, rubied, with a small tan head. Cola, chocolate scent. Taste is moderately bitter dark chocolate/cocoa, flat cola. Light, earthy-nutty bitter. Not too bad, pretty watery, though.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosenbergh (8690) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 24, 2014
12 oz can. BBE J/15. (Trader Joes) Greenville, SC.
Dark reddish brown colour with a small white head. Toasted malt, sweetness, some hops and some cardboard in the aroma. The flavour is toasted malt, dryness, cardboard and some mild hops. Thin.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
shrubber85 (9135) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - OCT 23, 2014
Bottle. Light ash, hay, and chocolate malt aroma. Chestnut brown with small head. Sweet cocoa malt and moderately bitter herbal flavor. Very light body. Okay but very light.


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