Brewed by Meantime (SAB Miller)
Style: Porter
Greenwich, England


on tap

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RATINGS: 730   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Avaailable on Keg and in 750ml bottles.
George Washington was a big fan of imported English Porter. By 1769 he'd lost his taste for British beers. After all, it was keeping the Redcoats fighting. Our Porter is based on a recipe from 1750. We bring you the original aromas and flavours of the beer that made London the world's brewing capital, flavours we know Washington would have loved. Time, care and attention have enabled us to produce a blend of beers bringing you the flavour of the 1750's. Share this beer with friends and enjoy with barbeques, fish or shellfish. The ruby colour & bottle conditioning are proof of its heritage and authenticity.

hstreet's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
hstreet (71) - Toronto, Ontario, - DEC 29, 2012
Great tasting Porter. I really enjoyed this one! Dark rich choco color, wonderful smells and beautiful lacing. Highly recomended.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bacterial (2871) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - AUG 9, 2016
375ml bottle, on sale at my local for a whopping $2.50. Brown pour with a slight light tan head. Nose is roasted malt. Taste is pretty good, light body with a large amount of roasted, burnt and slightly smoked malt. Finishes dry with a malty bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
BenL8 (73) - SWITZERLAND - JUN 18, 2016
UPDATED: JUN 18, 2016 Beautiful appearance. Nice thick foam which dissipates rather quickly. Pours a very dark brown which is clear. Aroma is complex, lots of dark malts and quite spicy. Some biscuit and chocolate aromas and a herbal earthy note. Mouthfeel is pleasant and rather thick, medium body and carbonation. Flavour is similar to aroma: complex and malty, with plenty of dark malts. Has a very pleasant hoppy-herbal and earthy note which I really enjoy. Chocolate is pronounced. The bitterness is very nicely balanced with the maltiness, brilliant balance overall. Brilliant beer, one of the best porters I?ve had, pretty much defines the London porter in my opinion.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrsColumbo (1) - Wien, AUSTRIA - JUN 8, 2016 does not count
Deep amber colour, fluffy head. Sadly the whole batch seems to have survived an earthquake so pouring was quite some task. Very prominent alcohol note, chocolate, sweet malt. Very pleasant after work draft.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerRenter76 (834) - Texas, USA - MAR 19, 2016
Originally rated on 8/1/08. It poured a deep mohagany, amber when held up to light, with a thick tan head. There wasnt much aroma to speak of. The flavor was overwhelming of alcohol i couldnt believe that it was only 6.5%, the other flavors were cherries, roasted malt, caramel and a little chocolate, but the alcohol drowned them out. If it wasnt for that i would have rated it higher.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MelvinKalksma (1011) - UTRECHT, NETHERLANDS - FEB 26, 2016

Malts, caramel, chocolate, roasted malts, coffee and hops.

Turbid ruby/dark brown beer with a slight off-white head.

Starts medium sweet with malts, caramel and chocolate; ends slightly bitter with roasted malts, coffee and hops.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarcinG (482) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2015
Ciemnobrunatny w barwie o palonej duzej pianie. W zapachu dominuje karmel i kawowe nuty. W smaku karmel,lukrecja,czekolada,kawa .mimo 7 procent malo czuc alkohol. B.Dobry przyklad gatunku.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndySnow (6812) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - NOV 27, 2015
How: Bottle..
Where: Tasting 2015-10-09, bought at the brewery.
Appearance: Dark brown colour with a tan head.
Aroma: Liquorice, dried fruit, coffee, roasted malt.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Dried fruit, chocolate, roasted malt.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheKernOwl (194) - West Sussex, ENGLAND - NOV 21, 2015
- Nose: restrained BBQ charcoal + sweet cola/caramel + dusting of ground coffee/cocoa - Body: medium-weight, roast-y cocoa + slight rum baba sweetness : restrained charcoal + sweet cola/caramel + dusting of ground coffee - Finish: dry finish – wispy, like Porterhouse’s porters. - Refined porter, plenty poise.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
IOzh (132) - Kyiv, UKRAINE - NOV 18, 2015
750 ml bottle. Dark brown body with medium head. Aroma of roasted malt, coffee, some resins. Body is light. Taste coffee and malty with bitter finish. OK beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
altonbrownd (5770) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - OCT 25, 2015
3/13/2009 6:33:33 AM Bottle from Beers of Europe. Dark brown body with nice, white head. Nice roasty nose of chocolate and malts. Taste of coffee, chocolate, roasty malts. A bit sour and milky too. A really nice porter by an excellent brewery.

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