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RATINGS: 1201   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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A traditional London style beer, our Black Jack Porter highlights chocolate malt and Kent Goldings hops. Its slight initial sweetness quickly yields to the distinctive roastiness of the chocolate malt. The Kent Goldings hops perfectly balance the malt, making it very smooth, with a surprisingly clean finish.

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3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Crille (90) - Varberg, - JUL 19, 2013
Dark black color with a small white head. The nose is full of chocolate, nuts and a sweet aroma from the dark malts. The taste is very smooth with more chocolate, coffee and roasted malts. Low carbonation. And a slight bitter finish.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sissio (1432) - Orsenigo, ITALY - JAN 12, 2017
bottle @ home clear mahogany, minimal brown head with lacing chocolate. cocoa powder, caramel, mou cream, raw licorice, nice bitterness

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Cantabrian (1074) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 17, 2016
Bottle, in an alley near the Lama temple in Beijing. Aroma: 5 Appearance: 9 Taste: 10 Palate: 5 Overall: 18 Shame I did not write anything about this fabulous beer. Only the marks. I was too busy trying to figure out how to go back to hotel.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
17Beer (265) - Connecticut, USA - DEC 5, 2016
Scents of bread and coffee. Pours a rich dark brown its an opulent thick tan head. Good lacing. Rich round tastes of caramel, toast and a coffee undertaste. Light carbonation for such a thick head. Very good

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ronaldtheriot (1842) - Laplace, Louisiana, USA - NOV 24, 2016
Left Hands Black Jack Porter has a thin, bone-colored head, a very dark brown appearance, some bubble streams, and almost no lacing left behind. The aroma is of sweet, dark bread crust, toast, chocolate, and medium-roast coffee. Taste is of medium-dark malts, sweetness, low bitterness, brown bread crust, medium-dark toast, and no char. Mouthfeel is light, and Black Jack finishes on the drier side. RJT

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
thepatrickman (1062) - Durham, New Hampshire, USA - NOV 8, 2016
Bottle at home. Immediately, I got a strong whiff of yeast when I opened the bottle, like I was in a brewery or bakery. It wasnt bad, but it overpowered everything else in the aroma of the beer. It tastes good, though, in an understated way, with some chocolate and aniseed, before finishing light and a bit sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JorgeLee (1919) - Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 25, 2016
Bottle. Dark brown colour, a bit thin looking, bubbles but not much foam. Quite low carbonation. Malty, lots of chocolate. Hint of milky coffee. Not that bitter. Sweet. Light drinking for abv. Milk stout. I get the attempt to separate this from American style porter in the mind of the drinker but Ive never seen any traditional London porter taste anything like this. Nice though.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AleJones (22) - Colorado, USA - OCT 17, 2016
20oz, on tap at the brewery in Longmont. Dark brown appearance with slight red hue. Vanilla aroma dominates. Coffee and cream hints. Very easy drinking and surprising not over roasty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ritzn (757) - Bavaria, GERMANY - SEP 19, 2016
Deep black with medium white head. Aroma is totally vanilla ice cream, some peach as well. Taste is very sweet and a little sourness. More vanilla in the finish, also nuts and cream. Very creamy and smooth. A little too sweet for me. Still not bad.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
eruizgarcia (319) - - SEP 4, 2016
Very roasty and chocolatey. Starts smooth then the roast takes over, and the finish is slightly bitter. Very good beer. From a bottle at cabin in the MN north shore. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
voyageurmike (326) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 21, 2016
Bottle from Wegmans. Dark brown with a little bit of head, medium body. Caramel malt aroma, chocolate with coffee undertone taste. Mild malt finish, perfectly decent traditional Porter.


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