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RATINGS: 179   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Named after the highest point in the State of Utah at 13,528 feet, Kings Peak is located in the Uinta Mountains, a major east-west mountain range in northeastern Utah. Kings Peak Porter lives up to its name by being big on flavor and complexity. It pours a rich, dark mahogany hue and is complimented by a creamy tan-colored head. Dark chocolate, toasted malt, and coffee may be detected in its nose.


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1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
BlackHaddock (4388) - Shropshire, - APR 18, 2012
Yet another beer picked up outside Bryce Canyon from Rubyís Inn general store (at stupidly high prices). Poured into my plastic toothbrush tumbler after a days hiking in the canyon. Sadly I didnít really enjoy this beer as much as some from Utah. The smell was a weak chocolate aroma, mixed with dirty washing water (yes, Iíd cleaned the toothbrush tumbler, but thanks for thinking I hadnít). The body was dark and the head tan coloured, low retension, no lacing. The taste and body were both thin and boring, I could find no hop content and found the beer poor in almost all aspects, sorry.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
kingofthemtn (22) - - FEB 12, 2015
Dark beer #5 of 6 from a mixed 6 pack. Aroma is coffee and steel. Appearance is cola color. Taste is black coffee with copper. Palate is very dry. Overall not my favorite but good if youíre looking for a roast coffee taste.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ron (2784) - Rochester, New York, USA - JAN 14, 2015
Bottle. Poured a near dark brown with a off white head that dissipated to the edges. Aroma started with some sweet dark grains and had a bit of chocolate and toasted notes. Flavor was similar with a good amount of toast and sweet dark roasted grains with just a hint of bitterness.

2.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mcclainc50 (214) - New York, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Pours a dark brown with a light tan head leaving little lacing. Little aroma. Metallic taste with a bit of coffee and light malty taste. Not a great beer, average porter.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
mtdewa1 (416) - rome, New York, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Bottle poured. Dark brown pour. Aroma is faint. Malts and chocolate. Taste is chocolate, and roasted malts. Metallic aftertaste and thin. Carbonation is off. Not that good from a great brewery.

3
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 3/20
Westchesterco (1218) - mclean, Virginia, USA - DEC 9, 2014
On tap at the lost dog in mclean it is a dark brown with a malty head the taste is strong coffee with a bit of a chocolate overtone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iphonephan (3858) - McLean, Virginia, USA - DEC 9, 2014
On draft at Lost Dog in Mclean. Pours a clear cola with a tan head. Light roast malt nose. Flavors of smoke and leather. Light bodied. Dry finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Drake (9460) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - NOV 29, 2014
12 ounce bottle from Beer Run, 11/18/14. Pours a dark brown color with a medium sized foamy dark brown head. Good head retention. Aroma of dark roast, dark chocolate and a bit of brine. The taste is roasted malts, chocolate, mild citrus hops and faint hints of tea. A little thin.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bule (990) - California, USA - NOV 24, 2014
12oz bottle pours a dark brown color with a bit of head. Roasted malt flavors that finish quickly leaving some hop bitterness that lingers. Peanuts.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maxbier (496) - Maryland, USA - NOV 13, 2014
Dark brown, dense tan head. Roasted aroma with a hint of cocoa. Light mouth feel, plenty of roasted malt flavor. Not a hoppy porter; just enough bittering hops to keep it balanced. Tastes higher than 4%, tasty session porter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dlovell2 (995) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - OCT 23, 2014
Pours brown with amber tint and a creamy tan head. Roasted malt aroma with coffee and cocoa. Flavor starts off with a dry roasted malt, some smokiness. Cocoa and coffee with a slight sweetness. Finishes with a roastiness and slight hops. Bit of a thin mouthfeel. This is a fine porter.


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