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Brewed by Porterhouse
Style: Stout
Dublin, Ireland

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RATINGS: 532   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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


Bullit's rating

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bullit (4008) - Burgos, - JUL 27, 2009
Cask @ Porterhouse. London. Roasted malts and coffee in the aroma. Brown colour, tan head. Flavour: roasted malts, coffee. Nice bitterness. Bitter finish.


2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Derbeth (307) - Kraków, POLAND - AUG 22, 2014
Draught. Black colour, fantastic thick brown head with very good lacing. Aroma is dominated by something strange, I guess it comes from oysters, but I don’t like it. Roasted finish. Light sweetness. I prefer classic stouts.

3.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
rgf001 (130) - München, GERMANY - AUG 21, 2014
4,6% nitrogen at dublin pub. Faint roast aroma. Salt , toast, roasty, chocolate flavors. Smooth body. Dry finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (2402) - Santa Monica, California, USA - AUG 20, 2014
Tap, dark pour, tan head, nose is coffee, taste is chocolate, very happy with this one.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Joakgust (871) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 17, 2014
Bottle. Opaque black beer with a large beige head. Aroma is malty with notes of caramel, toffee, chocolate and molasses. Flavor is malty with notes of caramel, minerals, herbs, nuts and bread. Well balanced and fantastic aftertaste.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Barnoloid (163) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 25, 2014
Draft pour at the Porterhouse brewpub in Temple Bar, Dublin. A deep red to black beer in color, with a light head. I feel there is a metallic element here, akin to iron. Not sure how the oysters affect this stout but you can tell that there is something organic and nautical going on. Creamy mouthfeel, goes down smoothly. Pairs nicely with the brewpub’s excellent oysters and mussels!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Padchenko (80) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 23, 2014
A good-looking dark Stout that retains it’s creamy head well. it is malty with some roastiness - creamy, and slightly sweet. Easy to drink but not so easy to drink more than 2 - pretty heavy

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
POLK (2216) - Hřrning, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2014
Dark brown English oyster stout with a fine brown medium foam lasts long. slightly sweet and toasted malt aroma. Taste of chocolate and lightly toasted. Lovely gentle, slightly creamy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
back (1315) - Holstebro, DENMARK - JUL 5, 2014
Sort klar skum råhvid Kaffe træ malt røg Bitter moderat sød lidt Flad vandede &john a ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
olio (6139) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 3, 2014
33 cl bottle.
Pours dark red-brown color with a large beige head. Slightly milky aroma with cocoa and faint chocolate, some distant orange peel notes on the background. Creamy and a bit fluffy palate, surprisingly fruity flavor, orange and some gooseberries, some bitter malts and faint cocoa notes. Lingering lactic finish. Not as good as I expected but decent anyway.
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3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
erickok (3499) - Tours (and Paris), FRANCE - JUN 24, 2014
Black body and frothy stable head. Not crazily rich in aroma, but roasted dark malts bit soy like, bit licorice root. Quite acidic actually, with roasted malts and a bit nutty and saline. Quite mineral like, like bone dry white wine can be but with a chocolate malt base. Nice beer in the style. (33cl bottle from Saveur Bičre)


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