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RATINGS: 2282   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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A delicious, dark-colored, medium-bodied ale made with roasted malted barley. It has a creamy head and a very rich, yet smooth, malty flavor.
Bittering Hops: Nugget
Beginning Gravity: 14.5 Plato
Finishing Hops: Willamette
Ending Gravity: 3.5 Plato
Malts: Two-row Barley Malt, Caramel Malt, Chocolate Malt, Black Malt, Dextrin Malt

UncleKorm's rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
UncleKorm (1004) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - NOV 15, 2012
Bottle poured a clear translucent brown hue w/ an off-white frothy head slowly diminishing to a nice cap and good lacing. Faint aroma of roasted malts. Initial flavor is light acidic w/ a light roast in the finish. Taste is a pleasant malt and a medium roast and an unsweet caramel. Light to medium bodied, watery texture, soft carbonation, and metallic feel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
adasko (787) - Poznan, POLAND - APR 18, 2015
W aromacie kwaśna kawa, czekolada, spieczona skórka czarnego chleba, delikatna paloność. Barwa ciemno brunatna, bardzo dobra piana początkowo, dość szybko opada. W smaku lekki porter w punkt. Jest grzecznie gorzki, słodowy, palony i czekoladowy. Świetny wyznacznik stylu. Przez to jednak nie jest super powalający. Bardzo bardzo solidne piwo bez fajerwerków.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tillmac62 (356) - Gaffney, South Carolina, USA - APR 16, 2015
Tends to be a bit light compared to the great porters such as Victory at Sea and Founders. It’s very good, but not quite outstanding.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
redders1974 (151) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2015
Slightly undetwhemed by this only my second porter brewed in america and after the anchor porter had the other week was maybe over expectant its pours nice chestnut brown with large white and tasn head well carbonated and smokey just doesn’t delivery the knockout porter punch but decent all the same.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
swampwater (39) - Preston, Lancashire, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2015
Aroma: A sour, alcohol aroma. Slight notes of malts, and raisins.
Appearance: Almost black, with suspended yeast, and a lingering caramel head.
Taste: Malts, currants, and brown sugar.
Palate: Quite bitter at first, with a smooth and sweet aftertaste. Medium body. Light carbonation.
Overall: Not bad at all. I’m not a porter fan, but this was decent. The yeast suspended in the beer didn’t make it look too appealing, but the taste was there!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chuckstout (306) - Washington, USA - APR 16, 2015
Deep brown with a dense beige head and good lacing. Malty, chocolate, floral aroma. Nice medium+ body decent carbonation. Malty a touch of chocolate and roast and some fruit.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
edsspoon (704) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2015
Bottle - deep mahogany with a dirty cream head. Aroma of chocolate, blackcurrant, cocoa. Taste of roasted malts, chocolated, cocoa and roasted barley. Thin body, medium carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
blueden (27) - Essex, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2015
Bottle from beers52 this is a very nice porter, true to style which is unusual for an American brewery brewing an English style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
PlutonowyMan (79) - POLAND - APR 13, 2015
Kolor ciemno br?zowy, pod ?wiat?o z wyra?nymi rubinowymi refleksami. Piana spora, drobno p?cherzykowa, kolor be?owy. Pozostaje w szkle na tyle d?ugo by mo?na by?o nacieszy? si? jej widokiem. Zapach bogaty w karmel, nuty palonych s?odów, delikatnie przypomina o sobie te? ?liwka i rodzynki.Smak jest bogatszy od aromatu, obok wcze?niej wspomnianych karmelu, ?liwek i rodzynek w tle pojawia si? s?aba kawa, ciemny chleb i nik?e nuty czekolady. Porter od Sierra Nevada jest w swojej fakturze bardzo g?adki, prawie aksamitny, przez co pije si? go bardzo ?atwo. Goryczka, która jest na finiszu ka?dego ?yka jest delikatna i bardzo przyjemna. Z minusów móg?bym wymieni?, zbyt du?e nasycenie, oraz alkohol, którego cho? nie jest du?o, to jednak jest mocno wyczuwalny. Mimo tego warto spróbowa?.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Karstenborg (441) - DENMARK - MAR 31, 2015
Dark brown with a big beige head. Aroma is malt, caramel and coffee. Taste is malt, dark chocolate and toasted bread

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rdixon77 (1388) - Georgia, USA - MAR 30, 2015
Old rating. Always a good go to porter. Dark brown. Roasted malts with a nice crisp hop bite (SN style). Pretty good stuff.

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