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RATINGS: 811   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Stone Smoked Porter with Vanilla Beans Added.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mstrcrwly (401) - New York, USA - MAY 19, 2014
On draft poured into a pint glass..dark brown with 2 finger tan head..aroma of vanilla, roasted malts..really smooth & dry finish..a winner.


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dlovell2 (1004) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Pours dark brown with an off white head. Aroma is roasted smoky malt with vanilla and chocolate. Dark, smoky, roasted malt flavor with dark cocoa, vanilla bean and a smoky, dark roasted bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
GnarlyGnome (699) - Fairfield, Ohio, USA - MAR 21, 2015
Bottle: wasn’t as big of a fan of this as I was hoping I would be. I think it needed a bit more roastiness to balance out the sweet vanilla to me. Just didn’t sit right on my palate.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
airrick2003 (606) - Louisiana, USA - MAR 19, 2015
Appearance: very dark maroon color, can see that it’s clear when held up to the light, pours with a large tan head that settles into a nice density Aroma: coffee, dark roasted malt, Taste: coffee, has a vanilla warmth and sweetness beneath the coffee, bitter finish, Palate: soft carbonation, heavy mouthfeel, bitter aftertaste Overall: a good porter and I like the vanilla, could use a stronger vanilla sweetness but I guess this isn’t a stout, simple and straightforward, very drinkable

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ughsmash (7251) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 19, 2015
Bomber. Poured deep brown with a short-lived tan head. The aroma picked up semi-sweet cocoa, smoked malts, and a hefty dose of vanilla bean.. excellent. The flavor found similar, with a bigger dose of vanilla.. dry and smokier on the finish. Medium-bodied and dry on the palate with low-ish carbonation.. good feel.. great stuff!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
cafgen (152) - California, USA - MAR 16, 2015
Dark in color with almost no head. Aroma is coffee, vanilla and some chocolate. Taste is predominantly coffe with a hint of chocolate and vanilla. A good porter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (3398) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 13, 2015
Bottle from Appellation Wines. Appearance - Nose - vanilla, gentle smoke with very little chocolate. Taste - more of the same - smoky and very little chocolate. Palate - close to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a balanced dry finish. Overall - interesting but

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nihtila (1157) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 13, 2015
Bottle at AshtonMcCobbs. Aroma has strong vanilla, slightly roasted malts, well mostly vanilla. Taste is smooth, not very intense, strong vanilla again, milk chocolate.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (5159) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 13, 2015
Bottle at AshtonMcCobb?s. Cheers Ash! Pours clear brown with a thin beige head. Aromas of vanilla, chocolate ice cream. Taste is big vanilla, chocolate. Don?t know where the smoke has gone. Sweet finish.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dhatton (115) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - MAR 11, 2015
Pours very dark brown, almost black body with a slight crimson hue. Minimal head with limited retention. Initial aromas of chocolate and coffee succumb to a faint vanilla scent. Subtle level of campfire smokiness also present. Earthy peat and smoky malt tastes. Smooth caramel with more vanilla on the finish. Thin mouthfeel, overall, enjoyable beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
GTAEgeek (1372) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 9, 2015
On tap at the GA Chapter Room. Dark, opaque brown, with a thin, tan, bubbly head. Roasted flavor, with some black cherries, chicory, espresso, and toffee. Very sweet, with a light roasted bitterness. Medium to heavy body, chalky and syrupy. This is a fairly nice porter, with a nice treatment. Nothing outstanding.


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