Brewed by Thiriez
Style: Porter
Esquelbecq, France


on tap

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RATINGS: 168   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12/5   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HoppyPete (27) - - JAN 16, 2012
Highly carbonated. Wonderful appearance, dark brown, with lingering white head. No hop aroma, but lovely caramel flavours. A well balanced brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Godfather50 (181) - SCOTLAND - AUG 24, 2016
Dark porter with coffee taste. Guards the alcohol well. Mouthfeel a bit soapy. Quite nice though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerplace (717) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 12, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 2, 2016 Pours a dark brown, almost black with a weak beige tan. Aroma is roasted malt, dark fruits, cocoa, some berries and diacetyl. Taste is slightly sour, roasted malt, caramel, berry notes. Bready, roasted malt aftertaste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lilja (2684) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 9, 2016
Flaska från Saveur Biere. Smak och doft av choklad, kaffe, blåbär, blå plommon, bröd, rostad malt, nötter, karamell med toner av lakrits, vanilj och pepparkorn. Tunn kropp, fin sötma, krämig, rund och len. Svaga smaker men i en mycket bra sammansmältning.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Camons (10118) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAR 17, 2016
Bottle @ DØE meeting. Pours dark brown with a light brown head. Aroma of roast malt, chocolate, light wood, spice, light tartness, berries. Flavor is light sweet, malt, chocolate, sweet berries, light tart. Medium body, soft carbonation. 260316

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (17437) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2016
Bottle @ DØE meeting. Clear dark brown with a beige head. Aroma is sweet, malty, roasted malt and spicy. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Sweet and moderate bitter finish. 160316

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
DwarfeD (2621) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - DEC 22, 2015
33cl bottle at home. Dark brown with a small tan head. Light to medium body with moderate carbonation. Herbal sweetness with some bitterness. Floral tones, herbs, caramel, malts, brown sugar and raisins. The combination of herbs/flowers and roasted malts was quite bad, this was my second brew from Thiriez and after the Dalva Millesime Trois ans au fût I had high expectations. But they weren’t met with this brew, half the bottle went down the drain.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SVD (1409) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 3, 2015
Bottle at home, black beer, small head, aroma is malt, chocolate and coffee, taste is watery, coffee, chocolate. hmm average.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (13998) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 9, 2015
Bottle from Cave a Bulles. Pours dark brown with a slight tan head. Aroma of smooth dark malt with a chocolate note. Near medium body with pretty strong carbonation. Flavor is chocolate, dark malt, and I think a coffee note. Decent porter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bartlebier (3350) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - SEP 30, 2015
UPDATED: OCT 10, 2015 33cl bb12/2015, TDrinks Tilburg clearance. Nice opaque noir foincé pour with beige, organic crema. Smells like a pumpernickel/Schwarzbrot inflected Schwarzbier more than a porter: earthy nuts, char, black pepper, burnt breadcrust, some vanilla, bayleaf and berries. About the same in taste on just the right creamy-sessionable body, satisfying coffee-sour, woody roast with a hint of chocolate, hedgerow berry hops. Could as well be a an Alsatian "Schworz" (cf. Matten), as a more exotic "French-Flemish porter/des Flandres".

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Douberd (4752) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - SEP 23, 2015
(Thiriez La Maline) Bottle 330 ml at home, served into an english pint glass, ABV 5.8% Dark brown colour on the body, almost totally black. Small beige head sitting on top, good density, average foam retention. Aroma has light chocolate, red stewed fruits, light vanilla, prunes. Taste is not as exciting, little chocolate and light roasted malts, mildly sweet, some prunes. Medium thin body, biting carbonation. Decent porter, pleasant to drink.

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