KansaiBeerLvrs (5578) - Kyoto, JAPAN - DEC 29, 2017
Blacksmith Smoked Porter 6.5%
Cola black in color with red highlights and an aroma of roasty chocolate. Where's the smoke? The taste is nutty chocolate and oats. Alright but so not smokey.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone BrewWhatIWant (324) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 3, 2017
Pours black with a beige head that leaves lots of lacing. Aroma is coffee and ash. Taste is moderately sour, a little sweet and a little bitter. There are notes of roasted malt, coffee, ash, plums, and dark chocolate. Moderate to full bodied with moderate carbonation. More ashy than smoky and too sour. azzurro (542) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 30, 2017
Smooth porter with a subtle taste of smoke, too subtle for my taste. It is still a good beer but not distinctive enough. This one was promoted by the LCBO with two other smoked beer, it is not as good as the Rauchbier. googleimage83 (172) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 21, 2017
Very dark, fairly flat pour - black with hints of red. Aroma is milk chocolate, cherry, oak. Taste is chocolate, leafy hop, cherry, smoky wood finish. Enjoyable and drinkable. mikkopen (1199) - Guelph, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 15, 2017
650 ml bottle. Black, with a thin tan head. Roasted malty aroma with sweetish licorice and chocolate, smoke, and notes of coffee. The flavour is very much on the same lines as the aroma, sweetish, roasted and smoky, with fruity notes, and a moderately bitter finish. Tasty, but would be even better if it was a bit drier.
samzim (440) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 3, 2017
Aroma of molasses and espresso. Near-black colour. Mocha front with a bitter, nutty finish. Heavy body with low carbonation. Very tasty brew. Tranquillity (2613) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 30, 2016
Bottled. Completely black body, even beige head. The aroma isn’t strong but it’s balanced. The taste is smoky and fruity and the finish is sweet. a_sully (457) - - OCT 21, 2016
Thick off white head. Light brown body aroma is slightly sweet aroma with a hint of grain. Taste is sweet with hints of coffee and grain
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone ametras (1821) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 16, 2016
650ml bottle. Dark brown with a foamy beige head. Flavors are light smoke, roasted cereals, ash, marshmallows, maple and earth with fruity, woodsy and metallic notes. Medium body, moderate carbonation, smooth texture. punkska101 (2220) - Chambly, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 18, 2016
Bottle shared with dad A: chocolate, light licorice, molasses, a touch of smoke, brown sugar, earthy hops App: dark brown border brown smallish beige head. T/p: med body with short to moderate long bitter finish. Soft to moderate carbonation. O: a little too sweet for my liking for the style. Smoke is barely noticeable, it’s perfectly balanced for me. Good.