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RATINGS: 453   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57/5   IBU: 34   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Steelhead Scotch Porter is a unique twist on a tradional style. Balanced with dark roasted barley and crystal malts, with the perfect blend of peated malt for a subtle smokey flavor.


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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeaverBrown (245) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 24, 2003
Black with a small tan head, quickly diminshing. Some malty aroma. Lacking in flavor with a bitter taste.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nisse666 (5976) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 23, 2016
Bottle from de Molen web shop cons 2016-06-23 Göteborg, ABV 6.5 AR: sweet caramel, milk chocolate, wee tar AP: dark brown, stouty dark brown lid F: milk chocolate, caramel, roasted malt, coffey from US

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
alex_leit (1741) - Minsk, BELARUS - JUN 23, 2016
Bottle. Dark brown with creamy foam. Aroma: malt, caramel, dried fruit, cake. Taste: roasted malt, cake with caramel, wine, dried fruits, slightly hoppy.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TET (2492) - Kaarina, FINLAND - JUN 16, 2016
A colabrown beer, a head is medium and beige. Aroma has roastiness, chocolate, coffee and liquirice. Taste has coffee, liquirice, some bitterness. Smooth and medium bodied. Balanced and good beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Plovmand (7716) - Helsinge, DENMARK - JUN 14, 2016
Bottle. It pours deep brown with a creamy beige head. The aroma is chocolate, roast and light smoke. Smooth creamy palate. Bitter roasted flavor with subtle chocolate and smoked notes. Light tobacco.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
altonbrownd (5290) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - MAY 30, 2016
Bottle from Chevy Chase Wine and Liquors. Dark brown body with thin head. Nose is plummy, chocolate, malts. Sweet and inviting. Taste is caramel, malts, plums and dark berries. Nice and creamy texture.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Alengrin (4254) - BELGIUM - MAY 22, 2016
Bottle shared by Jan, cheers! Creamy, pale yellowish beige, lacing head over a very dark burgundy hued beer, near blackish in appearance. Aroma of espresso, cocoa, subtle milk chocolate, cappuccino, melting butter, toffee, dried banana, fig, date and some ’haemoglobin’ iron. Dried fruit sweetishness in the mouth, well rounded and pleasant with hints of raisin and fig surrounded by basic sourishness, medium carbo, agreeably ’granular’ and powdery mouthfeel, lightly oily caramelly and chocolatey malt body with toasted bitterishness but only softly so, lightly spicy hops in the end, drying but the bittersweet chocolatey malts get the last word. Classic but very nice example of American porter, not too far removed from e.g. Sierra Nevada’s or Anchor’s interpretations of the style and in that sense perhaps looking backwards, but there is nothing wrong with that, of course.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vaiz (4184) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 10, 2016
Bottle at home. Dark brown to black pour, no head. Aroma of roasted malts, some smoked malts, slighty spicy, licorice, bready yeast and some caramel. Flavor is quite bitter, sweet sugary malts and slightly spicy. Decent, but not very outspoken.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (15279) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAY 4, 2016
12 fl. oz bottle. Pours dark reddish brown colour with a mid-sized good lasting tan head. Aroma of dark roasted malt, sweet chocolate, some bourbon, spruce. Taste of sweet roasted dark malt, chocolate, some smoke, vanilla, milk.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
olio (8881) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 9, 2016
355 ml bottle.
Pours black color with a large beige head. Roasty malts and caramel on the nose, cocoa, faint smoke and nutty notes. Flavor is chocolaty and malty, slightly ashy, caramel sweetness at the end. Very easy to drink, medium to strong carbonation. Tasty.
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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kajser27 (1195) - Zagreb, CROATIA - MAR 20, 2016
Black colored, small tan creamy head, not very lasting. Aroma is of chocolate, roasted malt, bit coffee, light smoke. Taste is medium sweet chocolate, roasted malt, bit coffee, some licorice, light smoke, some burnt notes, dry finish, medium- roasty bitterness. Medium bodied, soft carbonation. (bottle, Bierhalle Deconinck, Vichte)


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