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Asda (Wal Mart)
Brewed at Shepherd Neame

Style: Porter
Leeds, England

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unknown

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RATINGS: 124   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Filtered
Made exclusively for the Asda supermarket chain by Shepherd Neame
A Porter of true character, made with only the finest malted barley for a firm, bitter flavour.

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2.7
urbanviking (26) - Devon, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2011
Not a massive fan of porters due to the coffee flavour which I hate but I have had some mild ones. This is pretty strong. Like a cold cup of coffee. Very bitter lingering finish. Not my bag baby.

3.3
joergen (28103) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 4, 2011
Bottle at Copenhagen Beer Festival 2011. Clear brown coloured with a smal off-white head. Fruity and roasted aroma of coffee and dark chocolate. Fruity and light roasted flavour of hay and dark chocolate with notes of hops. Roasted and hoppy finish.

3.4
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 28, 2011
Bottle 50 cl. Dark brown with an orange hue and a creamy beige head. Sweet roasted nose. Medium body, sweet roast, vanilla and dark dried fruit. Some licorice in there too. Very subdued bitterness. Well made. 280511

3.3
saxo (18299) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 28, 2011
Sample @ CBF. Medium head with medium duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are roast malt, licorice, chocolate and hops.

2.9
planky84 (3259) - Lee, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 27, 2011
Bottle from ASDA, Gravesend. Dark brown pour with a reddish tint. Smoke, coffee and toffee aroma. Sweet, smoky-roast flavours. Smoky, dry finish.

3.3
swooper (1247) - Cambridge and Kladno(Czech Rep.), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAY 22, 2011
bottle, very rich roasty malt aroma, caramel, very dark something between brown and black,brown foam, medium bitterness, medium sweetness, rich taste nice balanced, medium body, little bit flat end but not very big failure,soft carbonation, bitter, nice beer

3.6
will1 (140) - Hampshire, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2011
Very dark, almost opaque with light tan head. Aromas of black treacle and vanilla. Tastes include roasted coffee beans and burnt toast,quite bitter. Heavy mouth feel, a filling beer. Very good value at £1/bottle.

3.4
flying_pig (1571) - SCOTLAND - JAN 15, 2011
Bottle (500ml): Smells of coffee & roasted malts with some roasted barely too. Dark ruby with a brownish white head that lasts well & leaves a little lacing. Dominated by coffee taste & malts with a nice coffee finish. Medium bodied with a very slight tang & silky smooth in the finish. Very drinkable & a lot like Guinness although with more of a coffee flavour dominating both the taste and smell. (More at: /)

2.7
undercurrent25 (2142) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2010
Smells like a bonfire and tastes like burnt matchsticks. This would make a good session beer if your in the mood

3.4
tommann (3746) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2010
500ml bottle. Pours black with a slight ruby hue and a large tan head. Aroma is coffee, roasted malt and typical Sheps. Some dark berries maybe as well. Fruity malt start. Lots of bitter coffee on the finish


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