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West Sixth Pay It Forward Cocoa Porter



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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.5/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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A nice robust porter aged with cacao nibs.

Drink a Porter. Pay it forward. Support your community! Thanks for helping us pay it forward. For every six pack, West Sixth will give $0.50 to organizations doing great work in your community. For more info, go to westsixth.com/pif.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GenDV138 (2394) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Can on the Brew Bus during the RBWG 2015 welcome event. Dark brown with light tan head. Aromas of cocoa, roast. Tastes of roast, cocoa, dark chocolate. Medium body with a dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jtclockwork (9712) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 26, 2015
Can. Pours brown tan head. Nose/taste of cocoa, vanilla, light coffee and light chocolate. Lighter medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (12611) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2015
Can shared on the bus during RBWG 2015. Pours clear brown with a foamy off-white head. The nose holds burnt pine, light roast, cocoa. Light sweet flavor with ashy roast, dried dark fruits and dry earth. Light bodied with fine to average carbonation. More ashy roast, earth and bittersweet chocolate in the finish. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
drowland (6499) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - FEB 23, 2015
2/19/15. Can during RBWG 2015. I didn’t know Magic Hat brewed a cocoa porter?!?!?! Awesome! Anyway... brown pour, small khaki head, mild lacing. Cocoa and dust on the aroma, cocoa nibs, light coffee, caramel. Cocoa in the flavor as well, dusty/husky, grainy, caramel, toffee. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ferris (6243) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 20, 2015
Can - Toffee, toast, and cocoa. Deep brown with a decent light brown head. Toast, light roast and some burnt notes. Light on the palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jackl (5209) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - FEB 19, 2015
Can on RBWG bus. Deep brown with a small off-white head. Nose of nuts and coffee. Roast. Cocoa. Similar flavor. Woods ash, cocoa. Murals and coffee. Smooth. Nice sweet / bitter balance. Ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwood04 (4317) - Connecticut, USA - JAN 28, 2015
12oz can. Looks dark brown. Aroma of roasted malts, some chocolate, notes of coffee, a hint of smokiness/ash, and some light bitterness. Flavor the same with a pretty nice blend of everything. Average texture. Not a bad porter at all.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TomDecapolis (4579) - Milton, Delaware, USA - JAN 5, 2015
Pours a deep almost black with a smaller bubbly tan head. Aroma of dark chocolate, caramel, toasted malt and licorice. Flavor of dark chocolate, roasted malt, honey nut Cherrios and caramel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Itzjerm (1461) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Nice can beer porter with cocoa flavor. good carb and mf for abv. Flavor is coffee and chocolate and corbonation. Fading head with cocoa aroma. Nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
shigadeyo (3095) - Harrison, Ohio, USA - DEC 5, 2014
Cocoa powder aroma; deep ruby brown color with a brown head; rich, chocolaty cocoa flavor with a rich of roast; medium to medium-full body, velvety smooth. Thus beer makes AMAZING beer ice cream floats (vanilla, chocolate, black raspberry chip ice cream).

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