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RATINGS: 427   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
You’ve made it to 547 Haight Street. This destination is more San Francisco than Rice A Roni, Chinatown, and Lombard Street combined. Welcome to Broadway for brewers everywhere. Everyone who is anyone has poured their kegs here. For the last 20 years, this place has launched careers, confirmed legacies, and since 1987 the only name you need to know is David Keene. Take a seat. Tip Strong. Nod appreciatively and don’t ask stupid questions. Welcome to Big Daddy’s House known to most simply as "The T-Room." Here the bartenders are fluent in English, German, Flemish, French, Waloon and Czech. But they’re most known for their American Lip Service. Watch it. The lady with the jet black hair behind the bar eats idiots for lunch. At 547 Haight Street, you won’t find any Cable Cars except for this one. But if you’re standing outside the Dutch Doors of the World Famous Toranado, you surely found the most interesting place in all San Francisco. Its’ about RESPECT. Dave you continue to have ours. Here’s to 20 more years of punishing livers everywhere. Cheers Gina, Jim, Tomme, Vince and the Brewers of Port Brewing

adamah's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
adamah (214) - California, USA - OCT 23, 2013
Aroma- Lemon, must, & vinegar, not overpowering, just pleasantly present. Appearance- hazy golden color with a thin film of head. Taste- Light sweetness, and medium sour. Tart like cherries and maybe green apple, some nice lacto acetic quality as well. Palate- Light bodied and lively mouthfeel. Overall- Really good sour, wasn’t worth the 45 min line I had to wait in to get an 8 oz pour but none the less very glad I tried it.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Marheb (4916) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 28, 2016
(Provenant d’une bouteille au Toronado S.D): Plusieurs couches bactériennes mentholées, citriques dans un ensemble assez gras et stable. Vraiment pas trop d’acidité, corps entier et verdure complexe qui accompagne tout le long.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dnstone (2651) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - JUN 23, 2016
Tart lemon aroma. Chalky golden color with a white head. Taste is a bit much on the lemony tart side. Notes: On tap at tell Denver Rare Beer Tasting for GABF week ’15

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
luttonm (4625) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUN 12, 2016
Bottle at Liquid Sunshine. Hazy yellow, small foam. lovely rich sour, particular age on this. Sweet, medium tart, acidity. Very tasty, a bit oxidized perhaps. Lemon.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jokestereo (305) - SWEDEN - MAY 28, 2016
Pours hazy dark orange with a thin line of white head. Aroma; Apricot, lime, peach, grapes, oak and orange. Taste; Apricot, lime, grapes, tart, oak and grapes...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hackobock (3487) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 28, 2016
May 28, 2016. Bottle, vintage 2012, thanks!
Light hazy dark orange with a small white head. Aroma is tart, fruity, lemon, apricot, grape skins, oak, hay, some light funky notes with some barnyard and leather notes. Taste is tart, slight dry, fruity. Sour lemon juice finish with dry oak notes,, grape skins, apricot pulp, some leather and funk notes. Light bodied, average carbonation.
Very fruity for not being fruited.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
_angst_ (4500) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 28, 2016
Bottle courtesy of linusb. Pours hazy burnt golden with a fairly small frothy offwhite head that leaves plenty of spotty trace on the glass while dissiapting. Smell is fruity and funky with sourdough crackers, lemon juice, stone fruits, white grapes, moist wood, hay, dry soil, barnyard, leather, lemon zest and hints of rubber. Taste is sour, tiny malty, fruity and funky. Mouthfeel is dry, tart, slightly fruit skin astringent and light to medium bodied. Finish is sour with lemon juice, apricots and complex barrel and funk character. Love the balance between a simple bright citric and stone fruit forward US sour and almost gueuze-like funk. Yum!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
linusb (848) - SWEDEN - MAY 28, 2016
A: Light clouded orange colour with a thin white lacing. N: Oak, orange, apricot, cherry T: Apricot, lemon, oak, orange O: Very nice tartness with loads if fruityness! Love it!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ippopotamo36 (1647) - Rome, ITALY - MAY 7, 2016
Bottle at Liquid On tap at the source in Seattle-USA. Bottle. Yellow cloudy pale pour, little white foam. Nose: fruity, apricot, funk. Mouth: mild body of Brett, peppery finish a bit chili. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
SirLimpsalot (3808) - SWEDEN - MAR 5, 2016
@ Toronado 16-3-4: härlig syrlighet med toner av grape och gräs. Elegant balanserad med en trevlig eftersmak. Underbar.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
gyllenbock (7772) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAR 5, 2016
Bottle at Toronado, vintage 2014. Hazy golden with a small white head. Nice aroma of funk, citrus and hay. Similar taste. Elegant and nicely balanced. Really a great one, I am glad that i finally tried it. (the bottle cost 80 usd)

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