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River Horse Brewer’s Reserve Chocolate Porter

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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.55/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   ABV: -
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Brewer’s Reserve Batch #009 - Chocolate Porter http://www.riverhorse.com/html/liquid_details.php?Brewer-s-Reserve-Series-3


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopdog (9713) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 11, 2015
12oz bottle. Poured a dark brown color with a smaller sized off white head. Chocolate with some roast and coffee.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DocLock (8500) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 31, 2015
Pours dark brownish black with tan head. Nose is cacao, dark malt, Rich cacao flavor, malt, somewhat sweet but not overty so, fairly complex.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
skmikeg (1279) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - MAY 29, 2015
Almost black with brown edges and a one finger tan head with nice lacing. Aroma is of chocolate, coffee, molasses, roasted malts, sweet malts, and light pine. Taste is about the same as the aroma. Has a medium body with a semi creamy mouthfeel and a semi dry, mostly sweet, medium finish. Overall, a pretty tasty Chocolate porter.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
UDBeernut (2146) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - MAY 23, 2015
Bottle from in-laws. Big cocoa and chocolate taste, moderatly sweet. Medium full body.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlindGuardianco (31) - - APR 25, 2015
Tasty beer, not too dark, fairly drinkable taste more like coffee to nice color, little head, will buy again

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
60minuteman (1016) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 10, 2015
Heady brown pour. Aroma of coffee, malt, hops, citrus, oak. Flavor notes of coffee, pale malt, lemon and tree bark. It has the dark nature of a good porter but the taste is a little slimy and flavors don’t blend well.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
EithCubes (5215) - New Jersey, USA - APR 4, 2015
Bottle, mine 6.5% abv. Nose is light roast, some malt backbone, and deep, rich, luxurious chocolate mixing with light cocoa powder. Pours deep ruby which settles for mere deep brown in the glass, supports a dense and rocky tan head. Sweet, extremely rich taste (like good cake, icing included), red berry mixing with faint raisin, very strong milk chocolate, deeper truffle-like chocolate, some mild orange peel. Some actual, palpable, discernible malt character here, has depth and character. Medium body, malty feel, clean with no alcohol showing, delicious dessert all by itself.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
katrinaez (535) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 29, 2015
UPDATED: APR 5, 2015 Porter is thick. CHocolate is Light but present. Nice scent and good Coloring. Sweetness is good not enough bitteRs. Bottle

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
vtafro (4693) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Handpump pour. Dark pour with a good amount of brown head. Sweet chocolate, cocoa, roasted aromas. Flavor is full chocolate, cocoa, and some dark and sweet malts.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
conway (1986) - - MAR 22, 2015
Bottle. Cola color with a thick tan head. Aroma is milk chocolate candy bars and roasted malt. Taste follows. Medium-thin sticky mouthfeel. Solid.


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