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RATINGS: 59   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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An English style dry porter, the Snake Bite is dark, crisp, smokey and delicious. Die hard porter fans come back for this one. Self proclaimed "non-beer-drinkers" have been wooed to the craft side of beer by it too. By popular demand we serve this beer year round.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Reid (1848) - Salem,Oregon, Oregon, USA - JUN 29, 2009
Bottle back at Tumalo campground. Late eveniing..sky mauve..quater moon . Dark brown ale, light brown thick creamy head. Malty roasted aromas, dark chocolate. Rather milky taste, slightly toasted oat. Lite coffee , dark chocolate:only 65% cacoa. Tastes like a true English porter. Good smooth yet thin ( in style) mouthfeel. Very nice drinkable and lowish alkie.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
hayduke (3317) - Eureka, California, USA - APR 16, 2009
This poured from the 22 oz bottle a very dark brown tending toward black with a robust foamy tan head and good lacing rings as it very slowly settled. Good head retention. Nose was of roasted malts and floral hops with some coffee notes. Very smooth mouthfeel. Flavor is uncomplicated with chocolate, coffee, and a hint of fruit. Finish is dry. A very easy drinking porter.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrewDad (4772) - Olympia, Washington, USA - APR 15, 2009
Taster – Spring Beer Festival – Portland, OR
Aroma: Dark rich malt with a chocolate and coffee aroma.
Appearance: Brown in color, clear with a thin head.
Flavor: Rich flavor with a roasty flavor along with chocolate and coffee.
Palate: Dry finish, with a Good Mouthfeel.
Overall: Very nice Porter this was brewed very well. I liked the finish and the over all flavors.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
alexanderj (3297) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - APR 6, 2009
On tap at Bailey’s in Portland, which is a pretty cool place. Black to dark brown in color. Aroma was roasted, a bit meaty and oaty. Flavor was very thin and watery. Roasted malt with some chocolate and something akin to tobacco. Just ok.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
spikester (603) - Salem, Oregon, USA - MAR 3, 2009
Pours black with a one finger tan head and good amount of lacings. Aroma is dark floral hops. Taste is mild cocoa with a hint of coffee. Malts are dark roasted variety. Mouthfeel is good with an adequete amount of carbonation. Very sessionable Porter with an abv of 4.5%. One of the better beers from Silver Moon Brewing.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
bvc (1146) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - FEB 14, 2009
22oz bottle. Pours a dark, almost black, brown color with solid head. Very nice roasty nose with chocolate and coffee hints. Taste is very weak and body is thin. The nose on this one promised so much more.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
troopie (2292) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - FEB 8, 2009
Bomber. Poured black with a lasting tan head. Roast malt and coffee aroma. Light body, coffee and malt flavour. Rather thin finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16245) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 24, 2008
Draft @ the brewpub. Pours a black color with a longlasting tan head. Has a roasted malty chocolate and coffee aroma. Roasted malty chocolate and coffee flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
riversideAK (5574) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - DEC 16, 2008
Bottle shared by bvc. Smells pretty roasty with light mocha sweetness. Really a lot of coffee actually. Pours black with a thin tan head. Flavors of coffee, roasted malt, and a hint of chocolate. A little dry roast in the finish, but this one was almost watery. Really thin. Nice aromas and flavors though.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
after4ever (6055) - Brier, Washington, USA - NOV 17, 2008
22. Thanks, BVC! Jet black. Very scant gray rim. Huge, gorgeous coffee nose. Thin, watery body. Way too light. Tastes good--lots of coffee with a little sweet in there. But just too watery.


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