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Brewed by Tuatara Brewing Company (DB Breweries)
Style: Porter
Paraparaumu, New Zealand

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RATINGS: 103   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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3.9
Oakes (17274) - Vancouver, British Columbia, - MAY 14, 2013
Dark brown, rich, chocolatey, rich porter. Full body with lots of chocolate character. Rich, delicious.


3.4
Idiosynkrasie (7419) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - JUN 8, 2017
330ml bottle. Darkest brown colour with average, frothy, moderately lasting and lacing, beige head. Minimally chocolately, dark malty aroma, fruity hoppy hints of dark berries, bramble, blueberry, a leafy touch. Taste is rather dry, slightly roasty, dark malty, a touch of chocolate, minimally papery, cautious fruity hints of dark berries. bramble, blueberry, very subtle residual sweetness; oily texture, smooth and soft palate.

3.5
drjoeng (1230) - SINGAPORE - APR 14, 2017
5%ABV. Porter. Poured out dark brown. 38SRM. Nose is yeasty, very much so. Light smoke. Mouthfeel is light. Palate is multigrain bread, barley bread, wheat toast. Hops are woody and noble. Finish is hoppier than a usual porter.

3.2
fonefan (48622) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2017

Draught @ Tap East Pub & Brewery, The Great Eastern Market, Westfield Stratford City, Stratford, Greater London, England E20 1ET.

[ As Tuatara London Porter ].
Clear dark red brown color with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white to light beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, soy sauce - vinegar, tart berry - fruity notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a long duration, sour fruit, dark roasted, chocolate. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20150217]
7-3-6-3-13

3
rosenbergh (11532) - Tampere, FINLAND - JAN 28, 2017
330 ml bottle. BB 11/04/17. Thanks Timo A!
Dark reddish brown color with a small grayish tan head. Roasted malt, chocolate, some cherry notes (?) and some dryness in the aroma. The flavor is news paper, roasted malt, some ashy dryness and chocolate.

3.6
explosivedog (1099) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - OCT 26, 2016
UPDATED: OCT 26, 2016 330ml bottle. Pours dark. Aroma is chocolate milk. Taste is a little bitter, some chocolate and some prunes. Quite refreshing, and really quite nice. A nice simple porter.

3.4
TedE (1299) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - SEP 12, 2016
UPDATED: SEP 12, 2016 330ml bottle into glass. Earthy chocolate nose. Red/brown beer with small tan head. Light body, light fizz. Hints of chocolate and fruit. Bitter lingering dry cocoa finish. Good porter.

2.5
DeanF (2453) - Alberta, CANADA - MAR 27, 2016
Average head and body, brown-black in colour. Aroma of swampy barley but not too swampy, but still swampy. Flavour is roasted barley with hints of coffee, but the finish is watery. I like my porters in your face and this is demure at best.

3.2
Moravius (1276) - Beijing, CHINA - OCT 3, 2015
Flasche (33 cl) von Jenny Lou’s, Peking. - Tiefschwarz mit einer dünnen Decke dunkelbeigefarbenen Schaums. - In der Nase überraschend kräftige Hopfenaromen, die an ein IPA erinnern: tropische Frucht, Nadelwald, Menthol, erst dahinter Röstmalz und Mokka. - Antrunk ebenfalls wuchtig hopfenaromatisch, gefolgt von Mokka und Bitterkakao. Malzsüße ist kaum ausgeprägt. Gut rezent, fast etwas zu sehr; schlank und trocken. Im Abgang kräftige holzige Hopfenbittere, beinahe verbranntes Röstmalz und eine deutliche Note von Asche. - Interessantes Porter mit geballten, fast schroffen Hopfen- und Röstmalzaromen.

3
futre7 (235) - Taipei, TAIWAN - SEP 13, 2015
Porter’s for me are a time and a place beer. It is not a summer beer nor a beer I can drink all night. Also If I can get Fuller’s London Porter then everything else is an also ran. This however is not bad. I had this in a tiny pub in Taipei near Le-li road down a back street. The body is quite light for a Porter. Nose is coffee, milk chocolate and maybe burnt toast. More carbonation than I expected and a little drier. But that said it had some good crisp dark flavours...such as chocolate and malt. Finish was dry and clean. Very good beer.

4.1
johndoughty (5398) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2015
Bottle. Black with a lovely chocolate like flavour. Hops in background make it feel like a dark IPA rather than an IPA. Nevertheless this is an excellent beer and easily the best I have tried so far from this brewery.


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