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Brewed by Elland
Style: Porter
Elland, England

bottled
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common

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RATINGS: 155   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned.
International Award Winning Porter based around an original 1872 recipe (hence the name), very dark and rich with a complex bittersweet palate and luscious malt flavours with warming rich port notes that combine into the subtle hoppy finish.
Ingredients: Maris Otter pale malt, amber malt, chocolate malt, muscovado sugar, molasses. Goldings, Challenger and First Gold hops.

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3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarcinG (665) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - OCT 19, 2016
UPDATED: OCT 19, 2016 Cask w The Old Harker Chester.Czarny kolor z delikatnym rubinowym refleksem. Piana mala bezowa o kremowej konsystencji. Subtelny aromat kawy i czekolady. W smaku rumowo-rodzynkowy z kawowa i czekoladowa nuta. Delikatny i niezbyt gorzki.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mishnok (157) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2016
From cask. Pours black with latte coloured thin head. Aroma of chocolate and raisins. Smooth, silly taste. Coffee and roasted malts, coffee, not too bitter ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JFF (179) - - AUG 29, 2016
UPDATED: AUG 29, 2016 En ft "real ale" au Paramount Manchester. Trs rond en bouche. Mousse trs onctueuse qui nappe le verre. Robe noire opaque. Got de torrfaction amre. Bonne bire dans le style, mais rien d?exceptionnel.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Benzai (14654) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 16, 2016
Sampled @ GBBF Day 2. Opaque black color, small beige head. Smell and taste malts, soft roast, liquorice, a slight sweet touch, slightly caramel and brown sugar as well with -eventually- a light malt bitter finish. Not bad, solid porter.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (18050) - PCastle, GERMANY - AUG 10, 2016
Gbbf. Sehr dunkel orange braunes Bier. Geruch s schokoladig malzig, karamellig. Geschmack sehr rstmalzig, schokoladig, rote reife Frchte, leicht alkoholisch.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nilsas (3753) - Bryne, NORWAY - JUL 10, 2016
Lukt: Kaffe, bek og sjokolade.
Utseende: Sort.
Skum/kullsyre: Tynt skum.
Smak: Kaffe, lakris og mrk sjokolade.
Hvor: 27 th Ealing Beer Festival.
Medium: [email protected], [email protected],5%, N[email protected]

3.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mbooker1 (3) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2016 does not count
Glorious at the Wigan Beer Festival, no wonder it has been beer of Britain! Complex sugars behaving like molasses wild fire. Full on and testing taste buds that you would expect from the hop combo. Gentle heat like warm trade winds to finish. A classic, still brilliant!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jookos (5863) - FINLAND - JAN 7, 2016
Rated to 07.01.2016.

[email protected] Black. Some sweet licorice, dark malty nose. Med bodied, thinner than expected. Soft charcoal, some dark cola, dry licorice. Malty, smooth. Tasty.

-- bb

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
VastActiv (6020) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 27, 2015
Cask at Oluthuone Leskinen, Oulu. Colour is dark brown with small foamy slightly brownish head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, dryness, chocolate and roasted malts. Not very fresh but overall very drinkable. Nice chocolate body.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nihtila (3157) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 23, 2015
Cask at Bow Bar. Deep ruby brown. Nose is dried fruits, light roast. Taste is soft and smooth, dark roasted malts, milk chocolate, light alcohol warming, cocoa.


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