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Brewed by Saltaire
Style: Porter
Shipley, England

bottled
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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask & Bottled; Seasonal - Spring.
A smooth porter, with German malts and hops. Added fresh ground coffee and hazelnut flavours.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (34282) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 3, 2009
Cask (gravity) @ The New Oxford, 11 Bexley Sq, Salford, Manchester England M3 6DB.
Clear medium to pale dark brown color ( a pale porter ! ) with a small to average, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, burnt, coffee, nutty notes, light hoppy. Flavor is moderate to lgiht light heavy sweet and bitter with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat to soft. [20090122]

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29144) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 12, 2010
Cask at The New Oxford, Manchester. A nut-brown beer with a thin tan head. The aroma has strong notes of caramel as well as medium notes of malt and light notes of roasted malt. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of roasted malt as well as light notes of chocolate, and hints of coffee, leading to a dry bitter coffeeish finish.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (14454) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 10, 2010
30th June 2010. On taop at the Kings Head freehouse Tollesbury, Essex. Clear brown beer. Not much head. Soft smooth palate. Sweet hazlenuts, red fruit in the undertone. Mellow chocolatey coffee. Some coconut as well. Finishes soft with some sweeter red fruit coming to the fore. An outstanding English draft beer - best I have had in a very very long time.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (14062) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 19, 2011
bottle at home ... copper brown ... big bubbly tan head ... sweet toffee caramel malt nose... over fizzy ... soft coffeee ... big nuttyness ... roat malt ... lack body .. ok .. but could be so much better

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TBone (12469) - Pori, FINLAND - FEB 1, 2014
Bottled at Hell Hunt. Deep ruby brown color, small firm beige head. Artificial chocolate aroma, light grassy notes. Medium-bodied. Artificial chocolate flavor too with late grassy bitterness. Not my cup of tea.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
chrisv10 (10794) - DENMARK - FEB 21, 2014
Bottle, 4.6%. Clear dark brown with big tan head. Aroma is malt, caramel, toasted, artificial, sugar and candy (laber larver). Flavour is malt, caramel, toasted, sweet, nut, candy, little thin and a candy (laber larver).

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (10516) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2011
Cask at the Bricklayer’s Arms BF, 2011. Clear amber pour with a light film. Mild coffee nose with faint roast. Medium sweet with some light mocha and hazelnut, faint leafy bitters. Light in body with fine carbonation. Finishes sweet with some brownie and coffee beans. Nice beer.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
HenrikSoegaard (10406) - Randers, DENMARK - JUN 15, 2014
Bottle. Frothy White good mostly lasting head. Amber colour. Moderate malty and light hoppy aroma. MOderate bitter flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. Oily palate. Toffee vanila and nutty notes.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
imdownthepub (10007) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2010
Cask conditioned at Far from the Madding Crowd, Oxford. Brown to ruby with slight white head. Not as roasty as I thought it would be but the nutty flavours do come through, light powdery coffee flavours in the background. Good stuff.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Koelschtrinker (9998) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - MAR 21, 2013
Herber, würzig milder Antrunk. Leicht nussig, rund, zum Ende fast zu mild werdend. Wenig Schokolade, nett. 11/9/9/9//9


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