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Shake Chocolate Porter - Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub

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BA SCORE
88
very good

807 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 807
Reviews: 109
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 10.91%
Wants: 20
Gots: 87 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cindyjeffsmith on 10-12-2013)
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Reviews by minterro:
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3.73/5  rDev -5.3%

Split with gf, poured into a pint glass. Paired with chocolate cake.

A&S: lots of chocolate milk, a little bit of caramel, but outside of that I'm not getting a whole lot. Jet black beer, good amount of lacing specks. Light tan head that starts at about a finger and retains in a very thin layer.

T&M: Similar to the aroma upfront: milk chocolate. More bitter then I would expect from the aroma. Kinda sharp mouthfeel for a porter.

Overall: I hear this beer was good, I'm setting more on the above average spectrum. Better then most of the stuff out of bolder brewing company, but nothing special.

minterro, Nov 04, 2013
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12 oz bottle. Pours brown with a medium creamy light tan head that retains well and leaves some lacing.

The aroma is sweet fudgy bakers chocolate.

The flavor is sweet milk chocolate with some slight acidic cardboard notes and a little roast. The mouthfeel is medium to full bodied with prickly carbonation.

Overall, a decent chocolate beer - definitely all chocolate.

Beaver13, Jan 31, 2014
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Dark chocolate hue with a hint of cola ruby highlights, tan fluffy textured head, with speckled lacing left behind. Aroma creamy cocoa powder, herbal anise like character, with toffee and other nearly burnt sugars, a really soft nice smelling cocoa porter. Flavors just work, creamy toffee, bitterness from the cocoa nibs, again very soft creamy texture I would have guessed oatmeal, the label doesn't mention that but they do use chocolate wheat. It's a more drinkable version of something like Southern Tier Choklat, I can only do 4 ounces of that one, this one however, I could throwback at least two or three bottles. The powdered cocoa, and cocoa nib additions really help balance the sweetness, finishes semi dry in the end, well brewed masterfully done , medium bodied I'm guessing they're comparing it to a malty shoppe chocolate shape it's that creamy and dessert like. Overall killer brew, I will be picking up more for the wife to try.

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Shake Chocolate Porter from Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub
88 out of 100 based on 807 ratings.