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A rich, dark and delicious porter with chocolate and coffee overtones accented by a subtle smokiness from just the right amount of peat smoked malt. Unlike a rauchbier, the "smoke" in Stone Smoked Porter is an ELEMENT of the character rather than being THE character. -- Greg Koch, Stone Brewing Co.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pDazzler (6) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 12, 2009 does not count
22 oz bottle at Isaac Newtonís in Newtown Pa. Poured black as night. Very smooth down the throat. No lingering aftertaste. Excellent porter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Britton (6) - Hadley, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 20, 2009 does not count
Yummy smoked porter that goes great with smoked meats. It does what it says right on the bottle.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mikepaulus32 (5) - - JUL 20, 2012 does not count
Impressive head retention on a smooth finish, great color and body. Hoppy after taste

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
WaukeganBrewer (5) - - SEP 17, 2012 does not count
I wanted to love this smoked porter but it wasnít quite as great as I had hoped. Contrary to most other reviews I found this porter to have too dominant of a smokey taste. Itís possible it had been perhaps sitting on the shelf for quite a while so that taste might have brought out the smoke. Other than that it had a great mouth feel and aroma, I just couldnt get over the smoke. A little more subtle and it would have been sublime.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MaydDay (5) - Ellensburg, Washington, USA - SEP 25, 2012 does not count
Poured from a bomber into a Pint Glass Aroma: roasted chocolate coffee beans, with a caramel hint on top. Appearance: Dark dark red, with a two finger tan head. Taste: there is a dry cocoa taste to it with light bitterness, leaves an alcohol taste and feel afterwards Palate: Feels flat with a dry alcohol finish there is no hiding of the medium ABV here. Overall: I like stouts and porters some Iíve tried alaskan smoked porter before and this is completely different in what I was expecting, Itís like that liquid smoke taste all up in your mouth not my favorite by far, but I would recommend it for someone else to try for themselves.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
smlins (5) - - OCT 22, 2012 does not count
Great smokey taste with hearty edge. Very enjoyable with a Lebanon bologna and swiss cheese sandwich.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dave_F (5) - Alabama, USA - FEB 10, 2014 does not count
Nice brown head that quickly fades. Subtle aroma of smoke and dark fruit. Light body, nice subtle smokey flavor. Not overbearing. Finishes dry.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Brewman63 (5) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 29, 2014 does not count
Everything about this porter is spot in for the style. The smoky flavor doesn't hit you when you first drink it but the aftertaste leaves a burning sensation in your throat. You know you just inhaled smoke.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BlondeBush (5) - Texas, USA - NOV 25, 2004 does not count
Had this during Stone Brewing tour/ tasting while visiting North County San Diego--- the peat-smoked flavors make the beer more like a Laphroaig Scotch than your average porter. VERY nice. Even out of a plastic cup.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
TedStryker (5) - Oceanside, New York, USA - APR 5, 2005 does not count
Iíve had this on tap and just had it last night by the bottle. Itís a really great beer, with a nice smoked flavor. Itís just a great porter and well

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