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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Rich black porter with a unique blend of chocolate, coffee, roasted and nutty flavors. Brewed with cocoa powder and conditioned with cacao nibs from Taza Chocolate. Bold flavors from the cacao nibs and black malts are balanced with a special blend of pale malts, oats and wheat to produce a lush and lingering mouthfeel.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (2647) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Vanilla and cocoa aroma. Not a fan of this brewery so far. Tootsie roll taste. Black pour from 22oz at Lakehouse

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
malrubius (1685) - Springfield, Vermont, USA - AUG 17, 2014
On tap stone hearth. Darl brown with head and lace. Roasted coffee chocolate and cocoa and woody aroma. Roasted coffee chocolate plummy friut a little booze woody hop finish. Creamy very good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
50belair (2219) - Florida, USA - AUG 10, 2014
On tap at Pour Judgement. Dark brown porter with an off white head. Big roasty malt highlights. Bitter in the finish with toffee undercurrents. Good body and mouthfeel.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
egg (76) - USA - JUL 9, 2014
Bottle on 7/9/14. Pours a very dark brown/black with a thin and lasting off white head. Aroma is cocoa powder, brown sugar, roasted malt, nice. Taste is great. Milk chocolate, cocoa, sweet. Silky mouthfeel. Solid porter ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Scooterb1 (13) - Lexington, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 24, 2014
Had a funky smell at first, but probably because I had to drink it from the bottle. However, the taste is fabulous. It is a poor man's Founders Breakfast Oatmeal stout, which is still very good. Nice coffee and chocolate aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ronaldtheriot (1229) - Laplace, Louisiana, USA - JUN 12, 2014
Slumbrew Porter Square Porter has a thin, beige head, a very dark, almost black, brown appearance, and slight lacing left on the glass. The aroma is of chocolate, milk, burnt malt, and a bit of acidic. Taste is of sugar, milk, chocolate, acidic bitterness, char, and dark-roasted malt. Mouthfeel is fairly heavy and velvety, and Slumbrew Porter Square Porter finishes semi-dry, easy drinking, and not at all alcohilic. RJT

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AirForceHops (3143) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 7, 2014
22 oz. bottle dark brown black pour, thin white head. Served lightly chilled. Aroma is moderate roasted malts with burnt coffee beans.

Body is nice and full for a standard porter. Flavor is nice roasted malts, burnt espresso bean, charred malts, caramel and milk chocolate. Soft carbonation giving a light creamy texture. Well crafted porter and worth a try for sure.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tonkun (862) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 29, 2014
Tap. Dark pour with a finger of mocha head. Cocoa, chocolate, nuts, raisin. Smooth and silky. Pretty nice

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
czar (4292) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 6, 2014
pours very dark brown, almost black, with a creamy and frothy beige head, good retention and lacing. roastiness-plenty, dusty bitter milk chocolate, dark cocoa too, burnt caramel and nuts, booze, resin, some smoke, bitter coffee, dash of vanilla and licorice. moderate carbonation, light body - oily and creamy mouthfeel, relatively dry bitter coffee-resinous finish. tasty. balanced. well-dosed chocolate. good integration.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Westkyoto77 (518) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAY 4, 2014
On tap at The Summer Shack, Alewife. Inviting aromas of roasted malt and rich dark chocolate. Pitch black with a thin tan head. I found the mouthfeel on this superb- super smooth and supple. Creamy without being cloying, rich without being thick, roasted but not burnt. Flavours of dark chocolate and espresso with a hint of plums. One of the nicest porters I've had, this was fantastic a great finish to a short trip to Boston.


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