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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.32/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   IBU: 43   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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While brewing our Porter, we wanted to keep it as traditional as possible. The final product is something that a shipbuilder would have enjoyed after a long, hard day in the yard. Dark in color, smooth in flavor, and sweetened with local organic honey, this Porter will have you dreaming of fair winds and following seas.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ben4321 (3750) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - APR 28, 2014
Location: Sampled at TapNY, 4/26/14

Aroma: It has a sweet porter aroma with some chocolate, roast, and a little honey
Appearance: It pours a dark brown color with a light brown colored head
Flavor: The flavor is clean and sweet, but not overly so, with minimal bitterness
Palate: This one has a smooth, creamy mouthfeel, with a soft carbonation
Overall Impression: I thought this one was a nice, smooth, creamy porter. Maybe it is a little bit too sweet, but overall, I enjoyed it. It certainly has a nice mouthfeel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
bytemesis (2927) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - MAR 29, 2014
Bottle. Pours deep brown to black, large creamy brown head, dissipates slowly with nice lacing. Aroma is roasty malts, ashtray, cardboard. Flavor is light sweet, weird artificial smoke acidic flavor, light bitter, kinda yuk really. Medium body, highly carbonated.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
tgncc (2740) - Bellmore, New York, USA - FEB 25, 2014
Standara porter. The aroma is roast, choclate. The appearance is brown/black, off-white/cream colored head. The flavor is roasty, chocolate. The finish is roasty, pine. Medium in body. Standadrd stuff. Good overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
blutt59 (5999) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 2, 2013
Bottled, dark brown with frothy tan foam, aroma of roasted sour malts, flavor is some roast malt, sour pecan, vanilla, bitter finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ajnepple (1995) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - OCT 13, 2013
Sampled at GABF 2013. Dark brown with a light tan head. Roasted malts, coffee, chocolate, sweet malts, honey. A little thin, but smooth and sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
crajun (932) - , Texas, USA - SEP 30, 2013
Gusher. Nice aroma of slight roast and ?? Over carbonated and fizzy in taste. If you get past that there is a hint of cocoa and roast and a couple of other things I can’t place but shouldn’t be in a porter. Slight sweetness. Different porter

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Beerenberger (1364) - Fischer, Texas, USA - JUL 26, 2013
Roasted malts and honey with some herble notes on the nose. A brownish black pour with a single finger, rapidly dissipating, tan head and negligible lacing. The taste is slightly sweet. The flavor while interesting, is not what I expect from a porter. Pitted fruit, honey, cough drops, with a pleasingly bitter finish. Medium-light body and fizzy carbonation. Fizzy mouthfeel. Overall, while a very drinkable beer, it is not what I think of or expect when it comes to a porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
notalush (4763) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUN 12, 2013
Tap at the brewery - a very solid robust porter - chewy body - a nice balance of sweetness, roast, and moderate bitterness/acidity from the darker malts - hints of plum/blueberry - kind of leafy/earthy/mushroomy late - lingering, roasty finish - really solid.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BlowOffTube (435) - Michigan, USA - MAY 12, 2013
Poured into 24oz mug dark brown with a 12 inch head, seriously, 12 inch beige head. Smells of acne medicine. Taste is a little roasted chocolate and coffee and that acne medicine again. Over carbonated, bland, and not a good porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
burg326 (3508) - Florida, USA - APR 26, 2013
22 ounce bottle pours a black color with aromas of earth, light coffee, and a touch of light roast. Flavors are the same, light on the palate overall, decent porter, would drink again.

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