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Brewed by Yeastie Boys
Style: Porter
Wellington, New Zealand

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RATINGS: 402   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A juxtaposition of styles: fresh and hoppy, yet dark and rich. Mindbendingly delicious. NZ & rest of the world brewed at Invercargill Brewery. UK & Europe brewed at Brewdog, Aberdeenshire.

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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
themightyjag (525) - - JAN 26, 2017
330ml can from Brewdog shop. Small creamy head, good lacing. Dark black body. Roasty coffee nose, some spicy hops. Flavour is coffee, earthy hops, charcoal, roasted nuts, grassy bitterness on the aftertaste. Light carbonation, good full mouthfeel, creamy. Really tasty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Villyzzz (364) - Espoo, FINLAND - JAN 25, 2017
Tap at pub. Pours black with medium sized beige head. Aroma is cocoa, dried fruits and a hint of apricot. Taste has cocoa, coffee, some fruit and chocolate in the end.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sunevdj (4059) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - JAN 23, 2017
Bottle from NZ at home. Pours a clear almost opaque black with a tiny beige head. Medium sweetness with a mellow bitterness. Aromas of toasted malts with notes of burned caramel. Also notes of sprucey and resiny hops. Tiny hints of band aid. Medium bodied. Medium to soft carbonation. Long dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sebilinz (2152) - Linz, AUSTRIA - JAN 20, 2017
Can. Dark brown body with tan head. Aroma is roasted malts caramel and some coffee. Taste is roasted malts fruits dark caramel . Aftertaste is nice roasted malts bitter with some malty sweetness. Nice one.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DruncanVeasey (8225) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JAN 19, 2017
Bottle from Cov M&S. Black with ruby glints and a slim beige foam. Aroma of ink, bitter chocolate and burnt wood. Dark prune-like fruit pipetted with ink over a burnt toast and pistachio base. Hints of soapy hop and blueberry. A bit thin and simplistic with deeply roasted malt predominating and licks of booze at the edges. Tasty though.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
CraftBeerNick (2311) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 16, 2017
Bottle at home, 15th January 17. Pours black with a head. Aroma is hoppy, dark chocolate. Taste is smooth, dark chocolate, lots of aromatic hops, smooth and delicious, hoppy porter.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kauge (1877) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 10, 2017
Bottle from a random shop at Dalston Junction. Brewdog version. BB 03.03.2018. Medium dark brown with steady tan head. Roasty hoppy aroma, malts, slightly pissy of the hops. Tastes roasty sweet with hops in the finish. Slightly rough on the palate but otherwise excellent.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
rozsoma (998) - Gyr, HUNGARY - JAN 1, 2017
Vizes test melyről kptelensg levlasztani a gymlcsssget ami aztn keser smokyba megy t. Jeles.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
downender (8481) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 24, 2016
Bottle from M&S. Toasty malts, berry fruits, plain chocolate, leafy hops and a lingering, dry, finish. Very good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
markoijelena (3073) - Belgrade / Amsterdam, SERBIA - DEC 12, 2016
Draft 0.15l at BierProeflokaal In De Wildeman Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 16.11.2016. Pour it dark color with small black head. Aroma yeasty, funky, little bit odd hoppy feel. Taste sweet chocolate, roasted malt, lots of hoppy herbal feel on the back, bitterish finish, easy drinakble, light to medium body, slick feel, average carbonation, bitter.


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