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RATINGS: 216   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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American hops provide a smooth distraction for Payback Porterís robust strength, which is concealed within the shadows of dark imported malts.


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bmsulliv (206) - - OCT 30, 2013
Decent not great a little too malty not enough bitterness.................,......,.,,,,( � via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BOLTZ7555 (2960) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - OCT 27, 2013
Really solid porter with all of the expected qualities. Dark mahogany pour with a creamy latte head. Cocoa, roasted coffee bean, vanilla, caramel, and toffee. Loads of malt and a thick, malt-like consistency. Nicely done!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ansermadide (1526) - Kyle, Texas, USA - OCT 27, 2013
Dark brown in color, with a pasty light brown head, this porter really isnít all that attractive in the nose. Thereís a little spice and roast present, but otherwise itís pretty empty. Itís a little sweet in the mouth, like cane sugar, and is somewhat pleasant. Although Iím unimpressed with this beer in general, itís still pretty good. I just donít understand the hype.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arminjewell (8582) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - OCT 18, 2013
Pour out of 22 oz bottle, thick black pour with thin tan head, aroma brought notes of chocolate, roast, hints of coffee, hints of earth, spice, nice dark fruits, hints of slight nuts. Taste is a mix of dark chocolate, roast hints of earth, caramel, toffee, slight earth, spice, hints of oak and vanilla even though its not oak aged, touch of dark fruits, finishing slightly sweet, bitter, and dry.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ed5388 (2517) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - OCT 10, 2013
22oz bomber from Brick Spirits. Pours pitch black with a huge light fluffy tan head. Aroma or roasty malts, chocolate, earthy hops, and yeast. Taste of dark chocolate, coffee grinds, burnt toast, and earthy hop bitterness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcwattsrugger (11454) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - OCT 7, 2013
12oz bottle shared by dmac-tan-black. A-molasses/cocoa-dk malt. T-molasses/cocoa-dk malt, earthy hops.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dmac (4631) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - OCT 4, 2013
Bottle from Spirits Brick. Porued a medium density dark black body with a creamy dark beige head. Aroma of chocolate creme soda, vanilla, dark toast, hint of alcohol. Creamy body with average carbonation that leans slightly towards being strong, sort of fuller for a non Impy but at 7.5% itís not like this is a "light" porter. Flavor of dark toast, cocoa, vanilla, pudding and slight roastiness. Good beer.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jtclockwork (10663) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 3, 2013
Bottle shared by Dmac. No label. Pours dark brown with tan head. Nose and taste of roast chocolate, toasted malt and vanilla. Medium body. Nice roast.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PhillyCraft (3875) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 3, 2013
On tap at WF in Plymouth Mtg. Pours black with brown head. Notes of chocolate, roasty malt, toffee, nuts and raisins. Light on the coffee and roast as far as porters are concerned. Medium creamy body. Not bad.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
mrhoppy (1289) - Santa Clara, California, USA - OCT 1, 2013
Black with tan topper which goes bye bye.Big chocolate nose. Malty. Too sweet! Rich and thick. Seems Imperial to me? Good bitterness is killed by too much damn sweetness. Lacks complexity and seems rushed. First half was OK but the second half almost made me want to puke.


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