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Yak and Yeti Sherpa Porter

Yak and Yeti Sherpa Porter
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Brewed by Yak and Yeti
Style: Porter
Arvada, Colorado USA

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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 3.52/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This beer is smooth, dark and chocolately/roasty making it too big for a brown porter, it is instead on the light side of a Robust Porter. If you don’t like it plain, stay tuned on Wednesdays when we’ll be releasing small batches of flavored porters (cherry, vanilla, coffee)


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
onceblind (4011) - Denver, Colorado, USA - FEB 16, 2014
Black pour with a thin light tan head. Nose is a bit roasty with some black grains and sweet earthy cocoa, with a light and dry coffee whisper. Big and earthy roasty flavor of dark cocoa, dry earthy bitterness, roast malt in spades, and just a whisper of coffee. Dry earthy roasty finish, medium bodied.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RSRIZZO (1852) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - DEC 9, 2012
On tap at Yak & Yeti Brew pub. Color is black with light carbonation and a thin tan head. Aroma is deeply roasted giving notes of coffee and a hint of smoke. Flavor has an almost sweet feel up front then the roasted malt and coffee show with a bit of chocolate. In the after taste a very light bitterness balances of the sweet leaving it slightly dry. Overall its a great porter, very well balanced.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Headbanger (3275) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - DEC 8, 2012
4oz sample at brewery. Pours black with a small tan head. Aroma of chocolate, coffee, and malt. Taste of the same with more chocolate. This medium bodied brew is darn tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
arminjewell (6150) - Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA - MAY 14, 2012
Pour on tap at the brewery, dark brownish pour thin slightly off white head, aroma brought some nice dark and milk chocolates, hints of a belgian style fruity ester, slight roast, coffee and a hint of caramel. Taste is chocolate, mainly dark bitter, with some roasted coffee, slight fruity sweetness with a caramel and toffee note, slight earth as well.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (9652) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - DEC 10, 2011
n tap at Yak and Yeti poured a clear dark reddish brown with a small lasting creamy tan head. Aromas of dark chocolate, vanilla, fruittiness and light cofee. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a watery finish. Flavors of bakers cocoa, vanilla and light roastiness with a smooth lingering chocolate finish.


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