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Black Rock Porter - Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery

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Black Rock Porter
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3 Ratings

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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 2.85
pDev: 27.72%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery visit their website
United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-27-2002)
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Photo of pheurton
2.42/5  rDev -15.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

dark brown and very foamy. not opaque. light roasted barley on the nose, detecting some chocolate malts as well. very bubbly and thin. astringent flavor accented by over-roasted malts. subtle chocolate flavors. subtle twang of earthy hops, finish is bitter not in a good way. this beer is sub-par. i went for something i've never heard of, and ended up dissapointed. it's not for me, and i wouldn't recommend it.

pheurton, Apr 03, 2004
Photo of beernut7
3.95/5  rDev +38.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Nice pull deep brown with frothy head. The aroma is light and dry with hints of roasted malt. The flavor is simple, but not plain. A decent body holds up a relatively dry roasted malt and a mellow bitterness. A good flavor and not a bad brew. I would definitely like to make this a regular.

beernut7, Jan 16, 2003
Photo of Todd
2.17/5  rDev -23.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Dark, near opaque brown with ruby shades. Aroma is grainy, musty, paper. Sharp-ish, astringent, roasted, light chocolate and paper flavours with a highly carbonated tingly feel on the palate. Dry, and finishes dry.

Not overly impressed by this beer at all ...

Todd, May 27, 2002
Black Rock Porter from Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.