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Brewed by Panimo Honkavuori
Style: Porter
Joensuu, Finland

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RATINGS: 11   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12/5   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Runsas ja hieman makea tyylinsä ensimmäinen edustaja.

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3.1
fonefan (51603) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 29, 2017

Draught @ HBF 2017 [ Helsinki Beer Festival 2017 ], Kaapelitehdas, Talberginkatu 1, Helsinki, Finland.

[ As Honkavuoren Taiga ].
Clear medium brown colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, chocolate, dark malt, sweet malt. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average to long duration, sweet malt, dark malt, chocolate, roasted, wood, smoked notes. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20170407]

6-3-6-3-13


3.5
minihame2 (766) - Oulu, FINLAND - AUG 31, 2017
Black colour, creamy tan head. Aroma has malts, chocolate, light vanilla. Taste is sweet, some lightly roasted malts, light bitterness. Smooth mouthfeel, low carbonation, low medium body. It's alright.

3.3
jookos (7082) - FINLAND - AUG 17, 2017
[email protected] sopp. Black. Dark, slight sweet licoricy nose. Malty. Med bodied, quite easy, kinda clean too. Bit short finishing, but nice clean drinkable. Feels a bit simple, but hasnt anything offputting either.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.5
Psytron (2530) - Turku, FINLAND - AUG 2, 2017
Tap at SOPP Hki 2017. Smell of roasted malt and some banana. Very dark brown colour, mid-brown head. Aroma of tar, roasted malt, some mead and syrupy notes. Very sweet. Soft but plentiful carbon. Somewhat dry finish.

2.9
Toomio (606) - Joensuu, FINLAND - MAY 22, 2017
Aavistuksen sellainen honkavuorimainen laimeus. Maut kohdillaan, mutta ei vaan ihan odotukset täyty. Metso on kyllä kiva eläin. Ukkometso nimittäin etiketissä.

3.1
oh6gdx (26485) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 29, 2017
[email protected] Black colour, small white head. Aroma is fruity, roasted malts, wooden, some earth and mild herbal notes. Flavour is roasted malts, some wood, mild earth and some very mild liquorice.

3.2
FatPhil (17163) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 20, 2017
Tap (Villi Waino, Helsinki)

Nice roasty aroma, chocolate cake, but some pleasant fruity esters too. Thinnish palate, mostly as the carbonation’s a bit too high. That does reinforce the deceit that it’s not strong. Nice roasty taste, some fruity esters again. Not proclaiming its strength from the rooftops, which I appreciate. A few swirls, and the palate is fixed. Nice rich baltic porter, thumbs up from here.

3.3
TBone (18411) - Pori, FINLAND - APR 8, 2017
Tap at HBF. Opaque black color, good brownish head. Toasted malty, chocolaty aroma with vegetably notes. Medium-bodied. Toasted, sweetish malty, a bit chocolaty flavour. Not much hop bitterness. Ok.

3.5
mjs (7739) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 7, 2017
UPDATED: APR 21, 2017 (Re-rate, keg at Villi Wäinö, 20170421) Balanced roastedness with light sourness at the finish. No signs of cough mixture. Nice.



(Keg at HBF2017) The beer poured black. Its head was medium sized and lightly brown. Aroma had sweetness and coffee. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were sweetness, cough mixture, burnt malts and bitterness. Aftertaste was stingy and bitter. Quite unpleasant. Old score : 2.5

2.5
VastActiv (7662) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 7, 2017
Tap at HBF 2017, Helsinki. Colour is clear dark brown with small white head. Aromas and flavors: Chocolate and roasted malts. Some sour elements.


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