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RATINGS: 908   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   EST. CALORIES: 158   ABV: 5.25%
A full-bodied English-style Porter, this brew has a substantial roasted malt character. Brewed with traditional English Ale hops and sweetened with Scottish heather honey. The honey balances the spiciness from the hops and the roasted malt character. The beer is finished by dry hopping with English Goldings.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerRenter76 (341) - Texas, USA - SEP 11, 2015
Originally rated on 1/18/08. It delivers what it promises, a smell and taste of honey, roasted malts, a tiny bit of bite. A decent porter, kind of interesting worth and trying in the variety pack

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TorbenJensen (1280) - Valby, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2015
A porter with beautiful light brown and persistent foam. Pronounced aromas of hard toasted malt and a little honey discerned already. The taste is very caramelized and have a little coffee note. There is no definite taste of honey, but a sweetness as possibly derived from honey, but might as well be a malt sweetness. It used a good deal of malt in this porter, and I also sense a little smoke and a little anise taste. It’s a very tasteful porter, but everything else had also surprised me when it is a Boston Beer. Here quality is always in the top, and this time is no exception. It is highly recommended.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
willisread (1091) - Tokyo, JAPAN - APR 27, 2015
Old rating. Bottle from Old Town. Aromas of honey, roasted malt and grains with a hint of chocolate. Sweet on the palate with a slightly bitter dry finish. Not a fan of the honey action.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jabah (222) - Winter Park, Florida, USA - APR 10, 2015
RATED 5/14/2009 ON BEERPAL: I’m just a fan of porters, so naturally I like this beer. I disagree with the reviewer above who didn’t notice the honey. I actually fully taste the honey in the flavor, along with some other sweets from the malts. Aroma has hints of honey as well. The apperance is dark brown with a medium body. Not too heavy, a good dinner beer. I would buy it again, especially if on sale again for $6.99 a six.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (7440) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 21, 2014
"similar in body to the SA Holiday Porter, subtract spices, add honey, this is what you get. I like it just a touch better than the holiday. If you like dark beer and honey, this one’s for you."

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TXBadger (2003) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 19, 2014
Pours a nice darker color with white head. Honey on the nose, sweetness, malt, and some roasted character; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a honey sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
smcolw (601) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - JAN 29, 2014
Beautiful rocky head with plentiful lace on the glass. Wow, the honey smell is quite strong. I was expecting it to be far more subtle. Needless to say, it is sweet. There is nearly none of the typical porter smells. The taste is completely different from the smell--lots of cocoa, little honey or sweetness. Enough hop to create a bitter finish with chocolate in the background. Very complex. Good body and carbonation. I like this beer although I find the smell to be a bit deceiving from what you ultimately drink.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mstrcrwly (727) - New York, USA - DEC 30, 2013
A little too sweet for a porter for my liking..should be drier,but the honey aroma and taste were different.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ads135 (3633) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - DEC 1, 2013
Not a very good porter. The honey gives the beer a strange mouthfeel and an overly sweet character.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
toml219 (285) - California, USA - SEP 27, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 25, 2013 A- Very Dark brown almost black with a tan head and sticky lacing Aroma-Sweet honey with malt T/P – roasted coffee with a sweet honey taste, slightly bitter at the end. Overall- Not a bad porter .

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