Brewed by Porterhouse
Style: Stout
Dublin, Ireland


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RATINGS: 551   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Brewed with fresh oyster. A smooth drinking aromatic stout with a discernible but unidentifiable aromatic aspect. Not suitable for vegetarians. This gently flavored stout has a roast malt character, full body and an aromatic character from the Goldings hops. Fresh oysters added during the brewing process, lend a discernible yet unidentifiable note.
2002-2009 - 4.8% abv
2010 - 5.2% abv

NordicV's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
NordicV (1242) - Malmö, Sweden, - JUN 1, 2012
På fat på Charlie i Kph. Ser ut som en klassisk irländsk stout. Svart med ett beige, gräddigt skum. Skummet så tjockt att man kan skopa upp det med fingret som grädde. Doftar av rostad malt, kaffe och lite mörk frukt. I smaken märker man ostrona. De ge en lätt salt smak som går riktigt bra ihop med chokladsmaken i ölen.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
oRos (1220) - sacramento, California, USA - DEC 29, 2014
Bottle from capitol beer. Pours brown black. Taste of oysters. And roasted malts. Some ginger

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
melush (1030) - SPAIN - DEC 24, 2014
Botella de 33 cl, adquirida en Cerveceria Internacional. Color negro. Sabor a malta tostada, ligeramente a chocolate, muy ligera.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mithe (950) - Opava & Brno, CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 23, 2014
(Bottle 0,33l @ Picollo (Opava))
Aroma: Sweet, malty, light roasty, some unusual (salty/oysters).
Appearance: Dark brown-black color. Medium, light brown head.
Taste: Medium sweet, light roasted, light salty/oysters.
Palate: Medium-full body. Long, dry, bitter, light salty finish.
Overall: Interensting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Cunningham (4996) - Halden, NORWAY - DEC 12, 2014
Opaque black color with a fine tan head. Ok lacing. Some coffee, roasted malt and mild chocolate in the aroma. Ok body. Moderate sweet and an ok bitterness. Soft carbonation. Rich grassy, herbal, roasted, coffee and some licorice in the flavor.
[Bottle from a trade with Sigmund]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
edsspoon (571) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - NOV 18, 2014
Bottle - deep ruby red with a large frothy light brown head which lasts a good while. Some light lacing. Aroma of chocolate, roast malt and an acidic note. Taste is chocolatey, light roasted malt with hints of salt, caramel and honey. Medium body, medium carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wvhoran (377) - Tasmania, - NOV 5, 2014
Draught at the brewpub, Dublin. Dark brown with reddish tints, nitro head. Vague aroma of light roasted malts. Flavour is lightly roasted malt, some chocolate, a salty character. Creamy mouthfeel though light-bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
evergreen0199 (2170) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 3, 2014
Keg at Porterhouse, Covent Garden, London. A dark brown/black coloured pour with a thin off white head on top. Roasty, malty, milk chocolate aroma. Tastes similar, roasty, malty, milk chocolate, caramel and slightly sweet. Quite moreish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BenOver (126) - SLOVENIA - OCT 29, 2014
On tap in Prul?ek bar, Ljubljana, Slovenia. Pours dark with a 2 cm jead, smell is coffee, light yeast and grainy. Taste is mild, slightly hoppy. Little off flavour, but it’s ok. A nice stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
AdamT (199) - North Carolina, USA - OCT 23, 2014
On tap at the Fraunces Tavern in NYC. Black hue, zero visibility with 1 finger thick frothy light khaki head. Excellent lacing. Aroma of dark malt and chocolate. Light bitter chocolate malt up front with a light malt and salty finish. This was a super thick stout which was awesome in my opinion. Creamy mouthfeel. The second one was evern better.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
martinrumsam (556) - BARNSTAPLE, Devon, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2014
Draft at Porterhouse Covent Garden. Deep brown pour with thick tan head. Some roastiness in aroma plus the unidentifiable note which must be the oysters Bitter roasted taste and a hint of saltiness. Thin palate. Not my favourite

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