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RATINGS: 2149   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   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


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2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
airrick2003 (517) - Louisiana, USA - DEC 29, 2012
Appearance: super dark brown, practically black, small dark head that fades fast Aroma: fruity, hoppy, not much to smell, sweet Taste: light bitterness, light malt sweetness Palate: high c02 burn initially, drinks like a light to medium beer and has a lingering subtle hop bitterness aftertaste Overall: nothing really stands out with this beer, ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tac (124) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 22, 2014
Pours dark brown color with thick brownish head. Nice lacing. Aromas of some coffee, chocolate and milk. Taste is mildly sweet and bitter. Nicely balanced.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
s_hartshorne (1505) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 21, 2014
Bottle from somewhere. Black decent head. Aroma is choc coffee taste same good sweetness nice bitter finish. 783315. Good stuff

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (5975) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 21, 2014
very average for the style. I like Porter in general, so I’ll give it higher than a 3, but not because it stands out at all. there are better options out there."

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hohops (302) - Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 21, 2014
Appearance is very dark, almost black, with hints of brown at the base. One finger foamy, light beige head which clings to the glass. Aroma- lots of cocoa and milk chocolate, coffee, roast malt, a definite hop presence. Taste- a fair bit of dark fruit and liqourice, dark, roasty malt, coffee bitterness at the end. Medium mouthfeel. Good porter.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Artistdave (58) - Austin, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Pretty standard [porter...rich malty leaner than a stout...but thats good thing. very drinkavble the goto for porters if no micros are around. 12 oz bottle.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kaser (2801) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Black pour from draft at riverview. Tiny brown head. Nutty and chocolate notes. Oatmeal stuff.

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
thicksuds (435) - Massachusetts, USA - OCT 18, 2014
one of the better porters i have had, toasted malt dominates with a nice bit of bitter hops, caramel and chocolate flavors as well....well done

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beeebon (198) - Cornwall, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2014
As you would expect this pours dark but with a nice creamy tan head reminding me of Guinness. Aroma of roasted malt, dark chocolate slight caramel and ash. Taste is lightly sweet and medium bitter. Although a little thin in the mouth it is rather smooth and slick. Overally a pretty decent beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zakoon (55) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 17, 2014
350ml bottle @ home. Pours very dark brown with an off-white head. Aroma is roasted malt and chocolate. Light to medium body, average carbonation and a roasted malt finish. It’s enjoyable but doesn’t stand out.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
davegram (12) - - OCT 16, 2014
A very good roasty, malty Porter. Smooth rich finish. Sierra Nevada knows their stuff!


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