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Vanilla Porter - Dry Dock Brewing Co.

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Vanilla Porter
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87
very good

40 Ratings
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Ratings: 40
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 7.87%
Wants: 1
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Dry Dock Brewing Co. visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: ONovoMexicano on 11-20-2013

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Ratings: 40 | Reviews: 6 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of wallbj
3.87/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MisterMike
4.07/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Lianne_Weaver
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Neil_Pfeifer
4.31/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of SteveB24
3.93/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

vanilla is present but not dominant, other porter flavors are a bit subdued but this is a very nice beer.

Photo of MarkyMOD
4.08/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of wethorseblanket
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of pagesofphotographs
4.1/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of SHODriver
3.96/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A: poured into a pint glass to a black beer with some ruby hilights and a half finger of dense tan head that retains well and leaves minimal lacing
S: smells of vanilla and chocolate with a little roast malt but the nose is mostly dominated by vanilla
T: taste is vanilla and roasted malt with some chocolate. swallow is roasted malt, chocolate and vanilla
M: lighter side of medium on the palate with slightly prickly carbonation and a refreshing finish
O: Overall this beer has great flavors and balance. this bottle isn't the freshest but it still has a good bit of vanilla flavor. It's definitely enjoyable and a good representation for the style.

Photo of maniaczak
3.98/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of jaramilr
4.59/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Great porter. Nice dessert beer. Every time I drop by the drydock tasting room my wife demands I pick up some vanilla porter.

Photo of condorsim
3.93/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Canada_Dan
4.06/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mrn1ceguy
3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

Photo of olradetbalder
4/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of BDeibs
3.25/5  rDev -17.5%

Photo of rkarimi
3.87/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of LeeW
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of Jasonrm72
4/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of BrianBo
4/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of DeadeyeOTDO
4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

Photo of drone
3.25/5  rDev -17.5%

Photo of dcscientist
4.2/5  rDev +6.6%

This vanilla porter was really good. I had it on tap at the tasting room, as opposed to other Dry Dock beers I've reviewed that all came in cans as part of a sampler pack. Maybe that made a little bit of difference, I don't know, but I liked the overall flavor of this beer better than their others. I'd get this one again.

Photo of rubbernubbybeerhead
4/5  rDev +1.5%

Smooth nose, no over the top up front smoky overkill, nice mild vanilla. Middle offers just a touch more smoke but it fades quickly. Little more vanilla lingers as it goes down with a slight tinge of carbonation on back of tongue. Best vanilla porter I've had.

Photo of 77apm
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

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Vanilla Porter from Dry Dock Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 40 ratings.