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Shovel-Head Porter - John Harvard's Brewery & Ale House

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Shovel-Head Porter
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Ratings: 1
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 2.95
pDev: 0%
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John Harvard's Brewery & Ale House visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: connecticutpoet on 06-16-2010)
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2.95/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

This was a dark brown, clear beer with very little head. There were reddish highlights as well.

Aroma was of dark malt, roasted barley, and a little bit of coffee.

Taste followed aroma exactly. More dark malt than roasted character, and coffee in the aftertaste.

Mouthfeel was a little thin, for a porter. Not as full as I would have liked.

Drinkability is just average. There wasn't anything spectacular about this one.

Serving type: on-tap
@ John Harvard's Brew House, 1487 Pleasant Valley Rd, Manchester

06-16-2010 20:08:31 | More by connecticutpoet
Shovel-Head Porter from John Harvard's Brewery & Ale House
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