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Pensacola Bay Lighthouse Porter



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RATINGS: 44   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16/5   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 183   ABV: 6.1%
The Pensacola Lighthouse is an icon for our hometown, and so is our Porter. For centuries, a light high above a tower has served as a beacon to sailors at sea. Even though we don’t keep the Lighthouse Porter on our roof, you’d be surprised at how many sailors seem to think it’s a sign!

The Gulf’s shallow waters can be treacherous. Without the Pensacola Lighthouse, who knows how many ships would have succumbed to a dark and foggy night? Find your way out of the dreary rat race and relax with the Lighthouse Porter

The Lighthouse Porter is flavorful, without being heavy. An enjoyable sipping beer, you’ll definitely find your way to shore with our Lighthouse Porter

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
arn8897 (244) - Trenton, Ohio, USA - NOV 28, 2015
On tap at Fishale House. Pours a dark brown with a tan head. Aromas of coffee and malt. Not bad flavor but nothing to thrilling. Thin mouth feel.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
HuldgaardRJ (174) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - NOV 9, 2015
(6) Slightly above average. A good beer. Had it at the brewery. Okay balance, needs more intensity, would be better suited served slightly warmer in a cooler place.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
djd07 (6619) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 16, 2015
On tap at the brewery. Pours a dark brown with small beige head. The aroma is roast and dark chocolate. Thin mouth, roasted malt, chocolate, nutty, light finish, good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kaser (4648) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 2, 2015
Poured from draft at Pensacola Bay Brewery two weeks ago, rating from notes now. Black pour with off white head. Vanilla and aroma and flavor. Nutty taste with good cocoa flavor. Good

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
maverick32 (26) - Virginia, USA - JAN 15, 2015
Draft pour at Mcleod’s Publick House in Dothan, AL. Pours a dark brown with a light brown head. My nose say be shot, but the aroma was nothing special. The taste was of crystal malt and maybe a bit of chocolate. Nice on the palate and a pleasant finish. Over all a beer easily enjoyed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JHeath99 (1523) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Tap at the brewery. Pours a dark dark brown with a ring of tan head. Aroma and taste of roasted malts and coffee.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
ramboraffe (1471) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 30, 2014
Sample from tap at brewpub. Clear dark brown with tanned head. Smell is sweet malty with roasted tones. Taste is very sweet with caramel nutty burnt malt. Not balanced. Sweet with low bitterness and low carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopscotch (10265) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 19, 2014
Draft... Pours clear and dark with mahogany highlights and a small, creamy, off-white head. Good retention. The nose offers a blend of deep, dark mocha and roasted tree nuts. Medium to full-bodied with a creamy mouthfeel and stinging carbonation. The flavor delivers on the aroma’s promise of bittersweet dark chocolate, espresso and toasted nuts. The finish trends roasty and bitter, but is nearly as sweet. Very nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (8965) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 29, 2014
Draft - Roasted malts, chocolate and a bit of molasses. Dark clear mahogany with a decent light brown head. Creamy chocolate, some dark fruit and a slight sourness in the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jkwood04 (4963) - Connecticut, USA - JAN 21, 2014
22oz bottle in a teku. Pours near black with a big, beige head. Aroma of roasted malts, some chocolate, some metallic notes, light dough, and a little bitterness. Flavor the same. Average texture. Not bad, has potential, needs to be refined.

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