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Dogfish Head Madagascar Vanilla Bean Porter


Formerly brewed at Dogfish Head Brewery
Milton, Delaware USA
Style: Porter | Ratings: 2 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: 4.5%
Our original recipe combines five exquisite malts with the outstanding quality of Madagascar Vanilla Beans and the compliment of a single hop to produce a Porter that is rich, roasty and complex. This release of this beer coincides with the post-renovation Grand Re-Opening 2/3/06 at Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats in downtown Rehoboth Beach, DE. The Porter was brewed on our Rehoboth brewing system and will be served there as long as it lasts - enjoy it with chocolate!

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caramel, bread, hay, cereal, chocolate, coffee, nuts, toast, roasty

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