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Microbrewery robust porter

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
douglas88 (6018) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 15, 2011
12 ounce bottle thanks to Craig. Pours a dark color almost black with a small white head. The aroma is sweet coffee and some roast. The flavor is nice; vanilla, milky coffee, lingering coffee in the finish, some nutty flavors. Simple, clean and nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sledutah (4682) - Utah, USA - JUL 10, 2011
Bottle picked up at Benís discount liquors in Winnemucca
Appearance: Pours dark mahogany with a medium sized beige head and good lacing
Aroma: Roasted coffee and dark malts
Taste: Rich roasted coffee, roasted malts, chocolate and nutty
A nice porter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wbdace (50) - los angeles, California, USA - JUN 27, 2010
Bottle. Pours dark brown with a good head. Cocoa aroma, malty flavor with some coffee. A nice Porter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GG (2039) - NorCal, California, USA - MAR 19, 2009
Great beer from my latest stop at Booze Bros. in Reno NV. Always nice to find something that brewed in that state, as I wind up going there 4-5 times a year. The last two beers I had from Ruby Mountain were just a bit above average so this was a huge leap in terms of enjoyment.

The beer pours out a dark brown, nearly black liquid with some red poking thru at the edges. A nice big frothy head greeted me at the pour and the lacing was in fine form. The aroma had some dark chocolate/cocoa thing going on, a bit of walnut oil, and a smidge of vanilla. The flavor carried the chocolate in the aroma over to the taste buds, as it was quite chocolate forward. Some coffee, a bit nutty, with a bit of earthiness showing up towards the backend of things (perhaps the hops?). The best beer brewed from Nevada by far. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mjg74 (2492) - La Mesa, California, USA - AUG 14, 2008
Bottle from Ely, NV. Deep amber in color. Lightly sweet aroma with a hint of chocolate. Lightly sweet chocolate flavor with a little bit of roasted malt.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
heemer77 (5100) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - JUL 14, 2008
Bottled. I thought that this was an excellent porter. The body was dark brown with some garnet at the edges. A light brown colored head. The aroma was strong cocoa with some light coffee. There were also some roasted peanuts. The taste was cocoa with some light coffee. The body had low carbonation and that helped to make this easy to drink. Very nicely done.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lubiere (9998) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 8, 2008
A dark clear brown porter with a thin moka head. Musty herbal chocolate aroma. In mouth, a chocolate malt, lightly roasted, with nutty notes, lighter bodied, but quite nice. Bought at Booze Bros, Reno, August 2007. Sampled June 8, 2008.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DTM (798) - Winters, California, USA - MAY 5, 2008
Bottle from Booze Bros., in Reno, NV. Poured a very dark brown with a small head. Roasted malts dominated the flavor of the beer. A little bit of nutty flavor during the aftertaste. Not a bad brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
timfoolery (1124) - California, USA - MAY 5, 2008
DTM picked this one up from Nevada. It was a light porter (?) with distinct chocolate, cigar, and nutty overtones. Definitely not a great porter, but a departure from the norm.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JohnnyJ (4358) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 17, 2008
Pretty boring porter if you ask me. Thin body, kind of roasty, some malt and grain, and a bit of floral hops. Small hints of cocoa and nuts.

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