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Rickshaw Rye Porter - Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery

Rickshaw Rye Porter
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rAvg: 4.05
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Brewed by:
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery visit their website
United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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

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(Beer added by: Redrover on 08-11-2008)
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4.05/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

They were offering two versions, a "regular" and a barrel aged version. I opted for the regular version and was not disappointed. Served in mug club mug, the beer is black with brown highlights. It has a beige head with stick lacing.

The aroma is of roasted malts, brown sugar, coffee and a bit of chocolate.

The taste is nicely balanced between roasted, almost charred malts and brown sugar based sweetness. More coffee and molasses notes as the beer warms. The rye added a nice bit of backend spice that played off the sweetness.

The mouth is pleasantly sturdy, but a tad over carbonated. This was an easy drinker, I started my evening with one and then after a couple of pale ales had one for a nightcap. Next time I will try the barrel aged version!

Serving type: on-tap
@ Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery, 94 Yorktown Center, Lombard

08-11-2008 18:04:29 | More by Redrover
Rickshaw Rye Porter from Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
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