fluffy (2461) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - SEP 1, 2013
A perfectly serviceable version of the style. Kinda nutty, quite malty, slightly oily finish. It's ok.
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Pretty good flavor over all but compared to really good porters... hmm not so much. A bit thin mouthfeel, but decent burnt malts. Sledutah (7978) - Utah, USA - MAR 19, 2013
On nitro at BJ’s in Vacaville brucebruce81 (392) - GUAM - FEB 1, 2013
Appearance: Clear dark brown with a creamy beige head and lots of lacing
Aroma: Rich chocolate and roasted malts
Taste: Roasted malts, chocolate and coffee
This beer was pretty good it was smooth and well balanced from hops to malt flavors real good JakeSparks (125) - Alvin, Texas, USA - JAN 22, 2013
probably one of the lighter beers that bjs makes, only a slight roastiness. decent
BMMillsy (1788) - Florida, USA - JAN 15, 2013
Pours dark brown with red hues in the light. Small cream colored head. A bit light colored for the style. Smell is surprisingly good. Heavy roasted coffee notes and some chocolate. Taste is hidden behind lots of water. Good ess this is watered down. Slight nutty coffee here, but mostly water. Finishes plenty clean just no flavor. Very silky smooth mouthfeel though...probably because there is zero carbonation. Not something to have again, but not anything I'll spit out either. Underwhelming. jsquire (4677) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - DEC 27, 2012
On a nitro tap at the Tuttle Crossing brewpub in Dublin, Ohio. Very smooth and creamy beer just like you would expect from a nitro tap, with a very long and attractive cascade into a creamy tan head. Dark beer that left sheets of lacing on the glass. Light chocolaty nose. Huge chocolate taste, almost like a chocolate milk shake. Some roasted grains and too sweet caramel with a long milk chocolate finish. It was a little too sweet for me. The nitro was a nice touch. smith4498 (3697) - Winter Springs, Florida, USA - DEC 22, 2012
Draft @ The Falls location that recently opened. Pours very darh brown color with tan head. Aromas of roasted malts and chocolate with hints of coffee. Similar flavors. Medium to full body with moderate carbonation. Decent. BVery (11461) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - DEC 1, 2012
Tap at BJs in Pinellas Park. Dark amber pour with a foamy head. Little bit of coffee but the sweet malt dominates any roastiness. matthewjk (1138) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 12, 2012
Unfortunately, this is exactly what I expected from a commercial brewhouse, but their bourbon-barrel stout was excellent. This porter has no imagination at all is too creamy for the style. Look, it’s okay for the situation, but not a real porter.