Sixpoint Gorilla Warfare Porter
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RATINGS: 127   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Gorilla Warfare Porter is a silky smooth porter made with 40 lbs of Park Slope’s Gorilla Coffee Ethiopian Yergacheffe blend, a Fair Trade and Organic Certified coffee roasted in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The coffee has winey, spicy notes with hints of baker’s chocolate. Combined with patent malt, the signature of many great English-style porters, this is one silky smooth, coffee-rich porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
italianjohn (2445) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 2, 2014
Black pour with a thin khaki head and sticky lacing .... nice aroma of dark bakers chocolate, coffee and roasted malts .... coffee is potent in this one .... taste is of bitter dark chocolate, coffee, roasted malts very bitter and coffee like brew .... has a very bitter dark roasted dry finish with a long lingering bitterness ... the dark chocolate and coffee flavors are very solid in this brew ... has a thinner mouthfeel

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
NikkTwist (1894) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Draft at Milk Boy. Black pour. Strong foamy off-white head. Tastes like watered espresso. Hints of chocolate and dark fruit but coffee dominates. Slim aroma. Medium-bodied Porter. Good stuff but lacking gravity.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
mrmartin (738) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Black pour with creamy tan head roasty chocolately nose. Thin body with decent carbonation. Dry finish. Bit of a weird aftertaste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwood04 (4464) - Connecticut, USA - JAN 16, 2014
On tap in an English pint. Pours very dark brown with a beige head. Aroma of roasted and chocolate malts, coffee, some dough, and light bitterness. Flavor the same. Smooth to average texture. A good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PhillyCraft (3743) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 6, 2014
Sample at barcade courtesy of Maryanna, pours blackish color with light white head, not much lacing. Aroma and flavor were roasted grain, espresso, wood, and cocoa. Medium bodied. Nothing amazing here but a nice porter made in America.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
reggiedunlop (3405) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 21, 2013
Pours pitch black with a medium tan head. Aroma has bitter chocolate and mild coffee. Flavor follows suit...steps up the coffee and adds a touch of burnt/bitter and faint dark fruit. Mouthfeel is medium and the finish is bitter/tart coffee.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tcane7 (1669) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 6, 2013
Draft at Pony Bar. Pours black with tan head and lacing. Roasted coffee and chocolate. Pretty well balanced. Good porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mansquito (3930) - Nueva York, New York, USA - NOV 2, 2012
Pacific Standard, Brooklyn tap ($7): Pours black with a brownish head. Aroma is espresso and roasted malts. Taste is like a warm cup of coffee that is actually a cold cup of coffee. Basically, there is a lot of coffee, but it is admirably well blended into the roasted malt character of the beer. There are also hints of chocolate. Basically, this is a pretty dank porter. Sixpoint does not disappoint.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheEpeeist (3474) - Media, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 11, 2012
On tap at the City Tap House. Dark brown with a foamy beige head. Nose is chocolate and molasses; a little earthy. Medium body with a tang. Taste is chocolate, grass, some citrus peel and tobacco with a coffee finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jesterdeal (1985) - Marlton, New Jersey, USA - MAY 19, 2012
Aroma of roast coffee. Pours black with light brown film. Taste is just heavy coffee. Not much else to it.

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