on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 716   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
Share this beer with friends!
Here in Colorado we are blessed with abundant natural beauty.
Smokejumpers are those fearless wildland firefighters who specialize in parachuting into the wilderness so that we can continue to enjoy it. Smokejumper Imperial Porter is a tribute to them - a twenty-one degree plato porter made with barley malt hand- smoked by our brewers. Roasty brown in color, the long lingering smokiness wraps around flavors of molasses, toasted malt and an earthy hoppiness. Hereís to smoke in your glass, not in the woods. Smokejumper is the official beer of The National Smokejumper Association.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ben4321 (4066) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JUN 18, 2014
Location: Bottle shared by jcos split with dbarnold and Pinsky, 5/25/14

Aroma: This beer has a really nice smoky and malty aroma to it
Appearance: The pour is a dark brown color with a smallish tan head and light lace
Flavor: The flavor is smoky and a little sweet, with some nice balancing hops
Palate:The body is medium, it has a clean, almost dry finish on the mouth
Overall Impression: Iíd be meaning to try this for a while, as I had always heard it is one of the better examples of the style out there. Plenty of smoke and meat flavors. It did not disappoint, This is a really nice one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tricksta_p (1276) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - JUN 15, 2014
Aroma of roasted malts, smoked meat, some chocolate. Favour is roasty, smoked. Smooth and easily drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TimE (3298) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JUN 13, 2014
Big smoke, big backbone, dry-ish, balanced, with some caramel and chocolate. excellent. Very rounded. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alliance100 (779) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAY 27, 2014
22oz bottle - pours jet black with dark mocha head . Roasted cocoa and smoked peat aromas . Taste is smooth chocolate and nice smoked malt . Silky finish . Very good . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Brouwerij (938) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - MAY 20, 2014
Bottle. Pours dark brown with medium tan head. Settles in minutes with minimal lace. Aroma is sweet smoke, beechwood, smoked meat. Flavor is smoky, roasted, toasty, caramel with a lingering smoky finish. Soft carbonation, medium body and smooth texture. On of the better American smoke beers but nothing groundbreaking, porter character is mostly overwhelmed by smokiness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Chudwick (2176) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - MAY 15, 2014
Bomber into Le Guinness - nose is smoky. Savoring every second of this. Roast and almost vanilla. Dry. Next time I move some rope from Longmont to a guy named Gomez, this is what Iíll be drinking. He better have my jewels or heís getting a tennis racket to the face after I stomp on him with my cleats. LPC for the win!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (2331) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 14, 2014
Draft at Maxís. Pours black-brown with a fizzy tan head. Tastes like smoked meat, very ashy, earthy, bitter. Light/medium body and low carbonation. Smells like strong smoke, light ash, smoked meat, earth.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sonnycheeba (3685) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 14, 2014
Tap at Maxís. Pours opaque black with creamy beige head. Aroma is pork, roasted malts, peat, light earthiness, and faint dark fruit notes. Flavor is roast malts forward, espresso, dark chocolate, smoked meat, and some earthy bitterness; smoky finish. Medium/full body and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
joshwoodward (567) - - MAY 14, 2014
Had a glass on tap at Alexandrias as part of a flight, so I didnít take formal notes

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ShivanDragon (1778) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - MAY 10, 2014
zwart bier, met schuimige bruine kraag die bovendien goed plakkerig is. aroma van lichte rookmouten, chocolade, behoorlijk zoetig, gebrande/geroosterde mouten en vanille. smaken: redelijk zoet, zwak bitter, sterk, redelijk moutig (geroosterd-gebrand), vanille, zachte rooktoets, alcoholosch, glad/romig, chocoalde, koffie, lichte laurier, kalk droog. medium tot volle body, romig en glad van textuur, lage co2. ja dit biertje heeft mij wel blij gemaakt, prima te drinken

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 2 3  4  5 6 7 » 72

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50