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The Duck-Rabbit Baltic Porter is deep, rich and velvety soft. A full blooded roasty character is balanced by complex alcohol notes. Strong (9% alcohol by volume) yet unfailingly subtle, this special brew warrants sipping and savoring.


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2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bricks (589) - Delaware, USA - FEB 3, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 9, 2013 Had two of these from 2009 in 2013. The first I loved.. smooth, malty, chocolately.. with some funkiness. The last I had about a month later, tasted like a sour coin that someone shoved up their arse.. I had to pour it out. Whether it had aged too muc h or what.. I dont know, but I will go with the middle ground.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Underdogs88 (81) - New Jersey, USA - AUG 9, 2014
Super rich malty aroma with notes of toffee, chocolate, toasted bread and fruity esters. Dark brown with a tan head with good head retention. Flavor is malt forward and sweet. Dark fruit esters are high. Roasted malt lingers on the end and drys it out. Mouthfeel is full-bodied with medium low carbonation. Overall an excellent beer. A little too much roast for a Baltic porter though. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
JerseyBrew (18) - Hillsborough, New Jersey, USA - AUG 9, 2014
First let's me start by saying that I am loving this beer. The only reason for the low score is because they put Baltic porter on the label. If you are going to declare a style it should taste like the style. Besides it being way to high in abv it also has way to much roast and more of a RIS flavor then anything else. I am loving the beer. But couldn't be labeled more incorrectly ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
HonusWagner (1365) - Florida, USA - MAY 21, 2014
20...10? Bottle. Sweet rich fruityness, cocoa, smooth, velvety texture, complex, flavorful, great great beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GothGargoyle (1159) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 10, 2014
Black with a beige head. Aroma is cocoa, molasses, vanilla, caramel. Full bodied, velvety mouthfeel, nicely balanced palate. Taste is chocolate, cocoa, lactic tang, sour cherry. Amazing.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tripelthreat (190) - Soquel, California, USA - APR 24, 2014
Bottle. A near black body is topped by a small tan head that dissipates quickly. The nose is very raisiny, with a bit of raspberry, a little roasted malt, and some earthy bitter chocolate. Taste is moderately sweet and mildly bitter. In the mouth, the raisins are there along some tart cherry, roast, and unsweetened chocolate. Medium bodied and smooth. A very balanced roasty/sweet/tart finish. Initially too much raisin for my tastes but it opened up nicely and was very good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
AdamT (158) - North Carolina, USA - APR 23, 2014
12oz bottle from The Beer Store Wilson. Black hue, thick pour, zero visibility with fully lasting 1/4" frothy khaki head. Okay lacing. Milk chocolate and a hint of roasted coffee, as it warmed I got more of a dark fruit aroma. Heavy bitter coffee up front with a medium lasting milk chocolate finish. Creamy mouthfeel.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (8114) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2014
Bottle split at Bruce’s pad, thanks to Leighton, 27/03/14. Light black with a big tan head that quickly dissipates to a swirl and edgeing. Nose is bitter dark fruits, lactic ring, soured dark berries, light smoke. Taste comprises tarte dark berries, lactic tones, tangy dark fruit, light roast and hint of cocoa both of which are overidden by the lactic notes. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, drying close. Ok and drinkable but this is infected.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DrunkSanta410 (251) - Houston, Texas, USA - APR 11, 2014
Pours a dark brown, almost black. Aroma is smoky, roasted malts with hints of acidity and a light caramel sweetness. Taste is roasted, smoky malts with a very faint sweetness and a juicy acidity. Hints of black coffee. Palate is thick body, medium carbonation. Overall a very good porter.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BoBoChamp (5386) - Gent, BELGIUM - APR 6, 2014
36cl, American brew, thx to Nils!, complex Porter, roasted/malty and slightly smoked/spicy/fruity, very balanced, hazy, good head, very good brew

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Clownoisseur (210) - Buchanan, Michigan, USA - MAR 31, 2014
Pours a dark brown, almost black. Little-to-no head, minimal lacing. Looks a little flat. Aroma is subtle but nice. Roasted nuts, sweet molasses, hints of spice and alcohol. Taste is much more rich than I was expecting from the appearance and aroma. Nice toasty malt with plenty of earthy nut character. Some hints of bitter coffee but balanced by thick molasses. The mouthfeel is full, oily, slick and slightly under-carbonated. FInishes with a lasting sweetness and a moderate warming alcohol. Some rusty flavors in there as well. Interesting beer.


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