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RATINGS: 1751   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.88/5   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The dark, robust body and pronounced smoky flavor of this limited edition beer make it an adventuresome taste experience. Alaskan Smoked Porter is produced in limited "vintages" each year and, unlike most beers, may be aged in the bottle, much like fine wine.

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3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GIJOE (1106) - North Berwick, Maine, USA - JAN 13, 2013
Aroma - I'm not in love with the aroma; a little smoke and a hint of hops. Appearance - dark, dark brown; almost opaque. Creamy light tan head that lingers long and laces heavily. Taste - smoke, smoke, and more smoke. I can't really taste the beer for the the smoke. It's like sipping a bottle of liquid smoke, trailing away to something slinky that I can't identify. Mouthfeel - pleasant, slightly grassy thinness. Worth trying. Not my favorite, but certainly interesting. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
imperial_suchy (103) - Rybnik, POLAND - JAN 19, 2017
Barwa prawie że czarna z jasnobeżową pianą. W aromacie wędzona szyneczka , trochę czekoladki, trochę rodzynek. W smaku jest wędzonka, kawa, delikatnie czuć czekoladę i suszone owoce. Solidny porter, ktry cieszy.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
PugUglyBrewer (325) - - JAN 12, 2017
Dark brown at the middle with a dark ruby tint supporting a light brown head. The aroma and flavor is all sweet smoke with hints of black licorice and caramel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DonGregorio (115) - POLAND - JAN 1, 2017
Shared 65cl bottle, 2013 vintage. Pours dark brown with small beige head. Aroma is dominated by smoke, tar, a bit roasted, touch of dark fruits. Taste is light to medium sweet and bitter, smoke, dark fruits, finishes roasty with hints of coffee. Medium body, soft carbonation, oily and smooth. Good, but not very complex. I expected more.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
CraftBeerNick (2125) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2016
Bottle at home, 29th December 16. Pours deep dark brown. Aroma is smoked meat, iodine. Taste is smoke, meat, wood, fire, iodine. Good, man

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fackbesokare (100) - - DEC 27, 2016
Bottle form importer. Tasted various version vintage, older better than younger. High smoke taste but well balanced.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
BeardedAvenger (442) - Addlestone, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2016
2012 vintage. Bottle at Lebanese in Byfleet. 10/12/16. Bought at Wine Rack, West Byfleet. Rich aroma, smoke, tar and molasses. Pitch black, although no head. Light bitter. Smokey but not overpowering. Light bodied. Extremely drinkable. Love it.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
janubio (761) - SPAIN - DEC 3, 2016
2008 vintage. Dark opaque colour, with a medium brown head that holds for a while. Good lace. Aroma is smoky but not so overwhelmin as in other smoked beers, coffee, dark fruits, caramel. Palate is creamy, with medium body (I expected it a bit more dense), normal carbonation. Taste is smoky caramel, dark fruits, coffee, chocolate. Good.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
matthewjk (1086) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 26, 2016
A standout in the category! It is reminescient of Stones, but amped up in the flavor department. This is great beer. 22oz bottle

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sir__v (2367) - Lille, FRANCE - NOV 23, 2016
Bottle from Deocinck, Vichte - BE. Color: deep dark black beer with no carbonation and medium brown head. Smell: roasted malt, caramel, coffee notes. Dark fruits. Taste: medium body with roasted malt backbone, sweet and bread notes. Good balance. Highly drinkable. Good attenuation. Aftertaste: roasted malt, caramel, alcohol.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
L_Lovecraft (367) - - NOV 23, 2016
Intense smoked notes, coffee, dark brown/black with a good tan head, mediu body, medium carbonation, smoked but with more coffee and chocolate...a simple but extraordinary porter.


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