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RATINGS: 164   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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An American Porter, black in color. Draws a creamy tan head, which yeilds a chocolate malty aroma blended with citrus-like aroma of American hops. This ale penetrates your palate with flavors of caramels, dark chocolates, nuts and hops.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (9651) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 25, 2011
Sample at the brewpub. Pours dark brown with a medium compact light beige head that diminishes slowly to a film. Stringy lacing on the glass. Aroma of chocolate, malt and hops. Medium body with flavors of biscuity malt, hops, caramel and chocolate. The finish is malty with a roasty aftertaste. Above average overall.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
flatmatt (1289) - Northville, Michigan, USA - JAN 6, 2012
Growler. Pours a clear dark brown with a light tan head. Aromas of brown sugar, roastiness, a little cocoa. Flavor is fairly strong roasty coffee, some cocoa, notes of aniseed. Pretty nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (18659) - , Essex, ENGLAND - APR 28, 2012
3rd July 2009
Very dark brown beer. Crisp palate. Fresh minerally porter. A little sour dark malt but it’s non too heavy. Finishes crisp with more tangy sour dark malt. Light refreshing porter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wmubronco1992 (670) - Coldwater, Michigan, USA - JUN 30, 2012
Draft at brewery as part of sampler paddle. Pours black with very little head. Aroma of sweet chocolate. Some lacing. Flavor is more roasty with some coffee and dark chocolate bitterness. Very nice porter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
solidfunk (5475) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JAN 19, 2013
Pours black and murky. Some lacing. Aroma of hops and crisp malt. Taste a little bitter, some sweetness. Abrupt finish, medium carbonation and consistency. Good. Tap at brewpub.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mansquito (4209) - Nueva York, New York, USA - JUN 30, 2013
Torst, Brooklyn tap ($5): Pours black with a tan head. Aroma is chocolate, nuttiness, slight amount of hops, and a bit of roasted malts. Taste has some hoppiness, chocolate, minimal sweetness, and some light bitterness. Well-balanced porter and actually pretty refreshing

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Godofthecellar (677) - NYC, New York, USA - JUL 2, 2013
Draft at torst Dark brown in color with thin layer of foamy white head. Smells the same as any porter, but slightly lighter. Flavor was very thin and light. Didnt pack a punch, decent but wouldnt have again

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (30794) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 5, 2013
Draft. A black beer with a lazing brown head. The aroma has noytes of roasted maltc and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of roasted malt, chocolate, and bread, leading to a bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rumproasts (4189) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 3, 2014
tap. Deep brown with small head. Rich chocolate malt. Very smooth. Excellent flavor. Very solid example of a porter.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fattybladdy (628) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Draft, pours a dark brown with thin layer of head. Light chocolate malt aroma. Taste is chocolate, coffee, dry roasted malt. Not bad.


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