RateBeer
overall
91
92
style

bottled
available

on tap
available

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 350   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Inspired by local artist & roaster Michael Allen’s eccentricly-named blend of coffee beans, Midnight Sun’s brewers designed a beer recipe and flavor infusion process that perfectly captures the alluring aroma, satisfying flavor and curious legend of Allen’s Arctic Rhino Coffee Blend.

Arctic Rhino Coffee Porter combines two quintessential Pacific Northwest favorites: coffee and ale. The result is wonderfully romantic and robust--a duel-fueled porter that melds charismatic dark malt with freshly roasted coffee beans.

The (un)rest is up to you.


JMCtime's rating

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JMCtime (75) - Washington, USA - JAN 24, 2013
Drinkable, however the coffee flavor is a little stale. Also it was rather fizzy for a porter.


3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Blairgus (3333) - California, USA - JUL 12, 2015
12 July 2015, tap at Midnight Sun. Black. Nose is gorgeous coffee and cane sugar. Med body and mildly fizzy. Coffee, brown sugar, dark malt, mild alcohol. Nice.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
furthur (426) - Eagle River, Alaska, USA - JUL 8, 2015
Draft, black beer, tan head, great lace. Aroma coffee, toasty, some dark fruit. Flavor coffee, cookies, roasted barley, a little dried plum. Palate light but smooth, carbonation a tad bright for style, but not bad. Roasty, dry and smooth. Nice!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
djd07 (6056) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 18, 2015
Bottle. Pours a dark brown with thick beige head that lasts. The aroma is strong roast, cocoa, chocolate. Thin mouth, similar flavors to nose, light bitter finish, very nice.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerBaboon (1766) - FINLAND - MAY 23, 2015
Pours almost black with light beige head. Aroma is roasted malt and dark roast coffee flavour is roasted malt dark roast coffee, light sweet and light bitter.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaser (4079) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Black pour from 22oz bottle at home. Coffee and malty flavor. Cocoa and nutty notes. A lite lil friend

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beertholomeus (1183) - California, USA - APR 17, 2015
Pours a watery black color with a khaki head. Roasted malt, caramel, chocolate and coffee aroma and flavors. Medium light body and average carbonation. Roasted malt, chocolate and coffee finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pictoman (779) - British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 13, 2014
Poured from 1 pint 6 fl oz bottle. Black with tan head. Huge aroma of chocolate and coffee. Same flavour with slight soy sauce. Light-ish body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tderoeck (6212) - Gent, BELGIUM - AUG 28, 2014
11/VII/14 - 1Pt. 6Fl. Oz. bottle @ Eerste "Er Klopt Iemand Op De Deur" Samson & Gert Bierproeving (aka Epic Beer Tasting III) - BB: n/a (2014-803) Thanks to my NY buddy Abu Nasim for the trade!

Clear dark brown to black beer, small creamy irregular beige head, unstable, bit adhesive. Aroma: lots of coffee, roasted, mocha, charcoal, some caramel. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: very roasted, coffee, some mocha, little sweet, cocoa powder. Aftertaste: coffee, roasted, little sweet.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RRistow12 (437) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - AUG 4, 2014
Tasted from draft. Pours a very dark brown almost black with beige head. Good lacing. Strong coffee aroma. Taste is also big time coffee flavor much more than most porters, more stout like. Some mild dark chocolate flavors and a hint of dark fruits. Moderately bitter. Finishes with a very dry mouthfeel. Overall a great porter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
PriorL (2776) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 13, 2014
Bottle at first "Er klopt iemand op de deur" tasting aka EBT3. Thx to everyone for sharing today’s beers! APPEARANCE: black beer, small unstable beige head. NOSE: coffee, chocolate, vanilla. TASTE: coffee, chocolate, vanilla, nice!


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 35


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50