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RATINGS: 1194   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72/5   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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Zywiec Porter, pronounced "je-vi-ets", is a dark, strong beer brewed according to the traditional recipe from 1881, with the Munich malt and special malts for caramel and color plus the highest quality aromatic hops. Everything together creates a unique combination of taste. Production of this Porter was moved to Bracki Bowar in 2004 .


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1.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
JMCtime (83) - Washington, USA - JAN 22, 2013
Tasted like old stale coffee and bitter beer. Not much good to say about it.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SaintMatty (6809) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - SEP 29, 2016
500ml Bottle - Black with a tan head. Raisins, plain chocolate and and some roasted and slightly smoky notes in the aroma. Black treacle, liquorice, plain chocolate and lightly roasted coffee in the taste. Indulgent and rich yet very easy to drink.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Luty (10) - Swiebodzice, POLAND - SEP 28, 2016
Aromat delikatny, troszkę kawy, wiśni w czekoladzie, nieco alkoholu i karmelu. Barwa można rzec że bardzo podobna do tego, jak reklamowane jest piwo - "czarne jak bezgwiezdna noc", jednak pod światło widać brunatne refleksy. Tworzy symboliczną beżową pianę, która zanika z czasem i pozostaje tylko obręcz. W smaku kawa, czekoladowa słodycz i alkohol, który nie jest przykryty, mocno rozgrzewa. Goryczka od niskiej do średniej, palona i alkoholowa. Jest to całkiem niezły porter, jednak w pewien sposób cierpki,co w połączeniu z alkoholem nie pozwalają cieszyć się nim w pełni.

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeardedAvenger (209) - Addlestone, Surrey, ENGLAND - SEP 28, 2016
When I joined Ratebeer I decided not to add in any prior ratings. However have now decided to add in some prior ratings (OK - just because certain gaps in my maps, etc, were annoying me!). This was one of the 300 Beers To Try Before You Die booked that had been alluding me. However a colleague mentioned that he’d worked with a Polish guy who’d given him some beers. This was the last one left at the back of a cupboard. 3+ years past it’s BB date, but was still a decent, if not OTT, porter.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
heman (638) - Tychy, POLAND - SEP 27, 2016
Barwa ciemno brunatna. Aromat pumpernikla, przypalonego karmelu, czekolady deserowej. Po ogrzaniu wyczuwalny alkohol. W smaku pełne, czekolada deserowa, kawa zbozowa, pumpernikiel. ALkohol wyczuwalnym, i dość ordynarny. Goryczka niska, alkoholowa.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
irenecus (85) - - SEP 24, 2016
Na zdrowie, Salud, Kampai, Prost, Skaal, Zivjeli, Fenékig, На здоровь& Na zdravi

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
boloney (46) - Srem, POLAND - SEP 23, 2016
W aromacie typowe dla porteru kawa i czekolada, dopiero później uwalnia się lekka, niezbyt nachalna alkoholowość. W smaku jak w aromacie, piwo bardzo dobrze ułożone (choć nie każda warka!), alkohol nie pali w przełyk. Charakterystyczne gwoździe z Żywca niewyczuwalne. Solidne, łatwo dostępne piwo.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Grumbo (1369) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - SEP 17, 2016
Bottle from Prohibicja, Ostroda, Poland and split at the EU themed 2nd Ipswich bottle share. Pours dark brown colour with a creamy, lasting off white head. Aroma of coffee, dark chocolate, and malt. Medium sweetness, fair amount of roasted bitterness. Body is medium/full, slick texture, carbonation is average. Roasted bitterness to finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
PugUglyBrewer (149) - - SEP 11, 2016
Poured from a 500ml bottle into a Guinness pint glass. The appearance is dark, DARK brown, almost black with a thin light tan head. Bakers chocolate, light caramel, roasted barley and some floral/spicy hops in the aroma and taste. Well worth its near 150 year old recipe.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Forteo89 (170) - Gdansk, POLAND - SEP 9, 2016
Zapach zdominowała czekolada i kawa. W smaku dochodzi paloność, kwaskowatość. Piwo jest słodkawe. Klasyka gatunku

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CaverP (22) - Holte, DENMARK - AUG 27, 2016
En rigtig fin porter, god smag, god eftersmag. En rigtig nyde porter, super god.

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