SuzyGreenberg (1603) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 14, 2008
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
draft @ brewery - pours black and thin; no head; primary aroma of coffee mixed in with roasted malts and barley; flavors come off dry and are a mix of roasted coffee and a slight sweetness; drinks smooth; decent
BVery (8913) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - NOV 9, 2015
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Tap at the brewpub. Reddish brown pour. Caramel sweetness and nut on the nose. Slightly sweet on taste, mineral finish.
Bambam57 (9) - FRANCE - OCT 24, 2015 does not count
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: OCT 25, 2015 Beaucoup de mousse, des notes de noisette, chocolaté mais légèrement, un peu trop de carbone a mon gout, style american porter. Satisfait (bottle 650mL)
RW80 (1654) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - JUN 6, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
22 fl oz bottle.
Appearance: Dark brown colour on the body, a bit cloudy, on top of it sits a a huge beige head. Head has a good retention. Aroma: nuts, grains, with some caramel, spices.
Taste: Quite nutty for a porter, some chocolate ]and toasted malts.
A (bit too )Thin body, average carbonation.
rosenbergh (9524) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 5, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at the Lucky Labrador Beer Hall, Portland, OR.
Dark reddish brown colour with a small light tan head.
Chocolate, maltiness and grainy dryness in the aroma.
Mild dry hops, chocolate and sweet maltiness in the flavour. Dry.
Douberd (4009) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - APR 9, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(Lucky Labrador Stumptown Porter) Bottle 650 ml at home, served into a shaker, ABV 5.7%
Dark brown colour on the body, a bit cloudy, with a huge beige head on top, with good density and retention, helped also by its size.
Aroma is nutty, grainy, with some caramel, spices.
Better on the taste, again nuts but less now, little bit of caramel, spicey yeast, nice notes of chocolate, toasted malts.
Medium thin body, average carbonation.
Sarlacc83 (1610) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAR 26, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at brewery.
A: Mahogany color with red highlights and a creme color head.
N: Coffee, cocoa, biscuit, char and dark malt, leather.
T: Bittersweet and smokey.
M: Medium - light body with a fizzy carbonation. No alcohol.
O: Decent porter. Not the most complex, but tasty.
Idiosynkrasie (5568) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - MAR 16, 2015
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
650ml bottle. Clear, dark chestnut colour with huge, firm, frothy, long lasting, well lacing, off-white head. Roasty, dark malty aroma, hints of burnt coffee, burnt nuts, a dusty touch, some morel. Taste is roasty dark malty, a nuttily touch, burnt nuts, dark bread, morel, slightly soapy and metallic overtones.
tricksta_p (2683) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - FEB 10, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Aroma of roasted malt, coffee, hint of chocolate. Flavour is moderate sweet with a nice roasty bitter finish. A bit on the thin side, but tasty and easily drinkable.
Benzai (11865) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JAN 2, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle @ home shared with Thompson and Joes. Opaque dark brown to black color, huge off-white to beige head that lasts forever. Aroma is malts, sweetish, dark fruits. Taste malts, dark fruits, caramel, brown malts, lightly bitter. Decent body, firm fizzy carbonation.
Thompson (561) - - JAN 2, 2015
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Medium off-white head... black/brown woth red/brown colour... dark fruity some sweetness in there.. taste dark fruit bitter some liqorish... bottle shared by benzai...