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RATINGS: 744   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
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. Here’s to smoke in your glass, not in the woods. Smokejumper is the official beer of The National Smokejumper Association.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Fatehunter (1816) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - JUN 20, 2012
2008 22oz bottle Poured into a snifter. Dark black (is that even possible?). A half inch of tan head. Smell: Amazing blend of smoke and roasted malt. There is also a caramel note in there. Tastes smoky, malty (but not too sweet), roasted malt, and a little hop bittering at the end. Medium bodied; almost creamy. Light carbonation. This is a treat. Oh so good. The smoke and porter are perfectly balanced and compliment each other well.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
abergdahl (141) - SWEDEN - OCT 31, 2015
Smells like a burning forest.. Black..nice taste of smoke but much mor.. A very nice beer

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
thelynchfella (178) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 24, 2015
Poured jet black with off white head. Aroma is of smoked bacon. Very smokey aroma. Very inviting. Flavour is of smoke ham, salt, raisins, slight chocolate, coffee and vanilla. Nice bitter finish. Great beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
_angst_ (3819) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 20, 2015
Bomber bought @ Systembolaget. Pours blackish dark brown with a creamy mocha head that doesn’t leave much trace on the glass while dissipating. Smell is sweet, malty, smokey and boozy with roasted malts, caramel, dark roast coffee, fried banana with chocolate and vanilla ice cream, smoked ham, minerals and alcohol. Taste is sweet, bitter, malty, smokey and slightly boozy. Mouthfeel is round, slightly viscous, tiny roasted astringent, boozy and medium to full bodied. Finish is sweet and bitter with roasted malts, caramel, dark chocolate, coffee, smoked ham, burnt wood, minerals, alcohol and hints of fried banana. Very well integrated smoke on a solid slightly banana estery imperial porter. Bit hot but it suits the beer and drinking experience. I like it!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
craftbeersweden (416) - SWEDEN - JUN 20, 2015
Black beer with a one finger, beige, head.

Nose: Chocolate, smoke, cocoa, coffee, rasted malt, brown sugar and hops.
Taste: Rasted malt, smoaked roasted malt, oak, vanilla, brown sugar, black pepper, coffee, molasses and dried fruit.
Body: Full body with light carbonation. Complex structure. Smooth and creamy.

Great Imperial Porter!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mR_fr0g (6484) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 17, 2015
Bottle shared at the Cotteridge convention, 24/01/2015. Thanks to Garrold. Dark black / brown coloured pour with a lasting light tan head. Aroma is smoked ham, honey glaze,dark choccuy, smokey phenols. Flavour is composed of smoked ham, cured meat, phenols, choc, bit of berry in the finsh. Palate is semi-sweet. Tasty.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lawger (239) - SWEDEN - APR 30, 2015
Pours black with khaki head. Charcuterie scents, spent matches, chocolate malts, wet paper. Smells like a Bamberg Rauchbier but with a lot more malty body, pretty awesome. Medium bodied palate, medium bitterness. Loads of complexity. Very long finish with incredible balance. Some sweetness, bitterness, hints of acidity. Very good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rouhlas (1709) - GREECE - APR 17, 2015
650ml bottle at the Hoopy Pub, Thessaloniki, courtesy of Konstantinos. Black color with beige head. Aroma is smoked-peated with leather notes and roasted malty with milk chocolate to dominate. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma. Medium oily body with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndySnow (5435) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 16, 2015
How: Bottle.
Where: Systembolaget.
Appearance: Black colour with a beige head.
Aroma: Roasted malt, wood, liquorice, smoke, chocolate.
Body: Full body, low carbonation.
Flavour: Smoke, wood, liquorice, peat, chocolate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
bytemesis (5167) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - MAR 21, 2015
Bottle thanks to Homer! Pours dark black, small tan head, dissipates fairly quickly, decent lacing. Aroma is smokey for sure, campfires, ashes, roasted malts. Medium sweet, light plus smoky, lightly bitter. Notes of roasted malt, ash, wood fire, and cocoa. Medium body, low acidity. Well integrated and definitely not meaty. +1

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mkam (322) - POLAND - MAR 9, 2015
Bottle. Pours pitch black with a small head. Very thick texture. Rich flavour and aroma of roasted malts and smokiness. Very good, rich, pleasant beer.

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