Brewed by Porterhouse
Style: Stout
Dublin, Ireland


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RATINGS: 534   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

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jeverszeuge (617) - GERMANY - SEP 18, 2013
# 3404 ersma: bier mit austern. hierzulande ja noch ne rarität, in uk gibts erstaunlich viele davon. sehr dunkel braun, fast schwarz. dezente verschäumung. der geruch ist süßlich, melassig mit ein wenig lakritz. der antrunk ist röstmalzig, süßlich. etwas lakritz und im hintergrund etwas schwer zu definierendes, was wohl auster ist, obwohl die ungebraut ganz anders schmecken. hat irgendwie etwas kühles, so ähnlich wie anis (nicht der geschmack, das kühle). die mitte bringt hopfen mit, wenn auch nur dezent. im abgang herber, dazu bleibts süßlich, der abgang ist herber, die kühle ist nach wie vor vorhanden, ebenso eine leichte süße. die flasche sieht gut aus. fazit: hatte ich mir jetzt austeriger vorgestellt. dennoch gut trinkbar. 9,10,10,10,12,10 - 10,00 - 18/9/13

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zacgillbanks (2302) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2013
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. This black beer has ruby red highlights. It has rich red fruity and roasted flavours, notes of leather and brine? with a bitter tart finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AdiBeer (1068) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2014
Aroma: roasted malts and something I can’t quite describe - maybe the oysters? Appearance: black with long lasting creamy small head. Taste: light sweet and bitter. Palate: sweets continue at first the the bitters start to dominate, medium to long dry finish. Overall: OK Oyster Stout, maybe a bit in the light side. Pint at the Porterhouse Covent Garden, London.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cory (312) - , California, USA - MAY 22, 2014
Bottle. Aroma was pretty muted with chocolate, dark roasted malt, and toast notes. Taste is similar but with some bitter across the palate. Not much else. I was glad there was no oyster taste cause that seems like a bad combo but i was at least willing to try, right?

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nilsas (1393) - Bryne, NORWAY - JUN 18, 2014
God duft av frukter, sjokolade og vanilje. Dyp sort farge. Lite skum, liten ring langs kant. Nydelig fruktig smak med en anelse sjokolade.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
EvilCat (80) - FRANCE - JUN 22, 2014
Bouteille. Bootlegger (Paris). Robe brune aux reflets rouges, petite mousse beige. Nez agréable de café et de toffee. Bouche douce et un peu sucrée, sur le grain de café, le malt grillé, saline légèrement piquante et un peu poivrée. Amertume bien présente surtout sur la finale teintée de café et de noix. Faible carbonation. Stout douce manquant un peu de corps et de caractère. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
omhper (19368) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - AUG 21, 2002
Sampled draught at the GBBF
Black and creamy appearance. Spicy coffeea roma. Dry, bitter and smooth.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
YogiBeera (2475) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 7, 2005
UPDATED: JAN 31, 2006 Draught at Porterhouse, London: Medium frothy, off-white head. Dark red color, nearly black. Vacuum Cleaner Air Nose - Malt taste, Thick texture, somehow weird. Quite salty - lasts long.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Carlus12 (361) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2007
Draught @ Porterhouse, London. Almost black with brown head. Aroma is malty / smokey. Taste is a little coffee / roasted malts. Overall this is pretty thin and dry.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - JUL 22, 2008
Black with medium beige head. Sweet aroma with notes of roasted malt,liquerice and coffee notes. Flavor likewise with a grassy and somewhat perfurmed end.

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