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Saint Bridget's Porter - Great Divide Brewing Company

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Saint Bridget's PorterSaint Bridget's Porter

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BA SCORE
85
very good

571 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 571
Reviews: 499
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 11.47%
Wants: 15
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company 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: BeerAdvocate on 03-12-2002)
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Kelp

New Hampshire

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

04-15-2013 06:14:09 | More by Kelp
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bulldogg915

Wyoming

4.25/5  rDev +13.3%

04-02-2013 21:37:03 | More by bulldogg915
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brheuer

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

03-24-2013 15:30:23 | More by brheuer
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uturn

Florida

3.75/5  rDev 0%

01-16-2013 03:34:15 | More by uturn
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Ispeakforthetrees

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

01-09-2013 06:01:50 | More by Ispeakforthetrees
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cliff1066

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev 0%

12-17-2012 00:45:09 | More by cliff1066
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mychalg9

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +13.3%

12-13-2012 02:50:42 | More by mychalg9
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szmnnl99

Michigan

4/5  rDev +6.7%

09-06-2012 23:08:39 | More by szmnnl99
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slowdaddy

Alabama

4/5  rDev +6.7%

08-19-2012 17:00:13 | More by slowdaddy
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LiquidAmber

Washington

3.4/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

Review from 5/2010 notes. Poured into a Gulden Draak tulip. Dark red brown, one finger tan head. Faint aroma of caramel and roasted malt. Slightly bitter, light smoky malt and very distinct hay. I don't taste coffee or chocolate notes that are typical for an American porter. Thin bodied. A satisfactory kind of funky porter, but I won't need to visit again.

Serving type: bottle

08-03-2012 20:35:49 | More by LiquidAmber
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sammo

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev 0%

06-29-2012 20:25:29 | More by sammo
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hiphopj5

Colorado

4/5  rDev +6.7%

06-20-2012 12:48:30 | More by hiphopj5
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sulldaddy

Connecticut

3.73/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Sampling a cellar temp bottle poured into snifter. The bottle is 2-3 years old and cellared the entire time. Kind of a mistake cellaring, but lets see what happened.

Beer pours rich brown color with creamy tan head of 3 cm foaming up and fading very gradually to a sturdy surface layer. Tight lattice as it recedes to the surface.
Aroma is some soft chocolate malt and caramel, with a bit of brown sugar mixed in the background. I dont get any hop qualities to speak on the nose and the booze isnt present either.

First sip reveals a flavor profile similar to the nose advertises. I get some roasted malt and milk chocolate with a bit of brown sugar sweetness on each swallow. Finish is roasted malt that lingers a bit and is fairly appealing after each mouthful.

The beer is easy to drink and very smooth textured. Gentle rolling carbonation aids the drinkability even more helping this beer to go down the gullet very easily and enjoyably. A nice american porter, I admit to being a bit thrown off by the words robust porter on the label, as it is not a big beer, but I still am enjoying this one and would pick up more of it if shopping for an easy drinking malty brew.

Serving type: bottle

06-16-2012 03:21:42 | More by sulldaddy
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carteravebrew

Colorado

4/5  rDev +6.7%

06-15-2012 21:33:08 | More by carteravebrew
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abcramer

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +6.7%

06-03-2012 02:14:21 | More by abcramer
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ccozzi

Illinois

4/5  rDev +6.7%

05-29-2012 23:17:13 | More by ccozzi
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DrFunkenstein

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev 0%

05-01-2012 23:43:55 | More by DrFunkenstein
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UltimateLivewire

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev 0%

03-12-2012 01:22:21 | More by UltimateLivewire
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shelby415

Oregon

4/5  rDev +6.7%

02-25-2012 07:25:05 | More by shelby415
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Tyrawlings

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

02-11-2012 16:47:39 | More by Tyrawlings
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Kahlerbock

Kansas

4/5  rDev +6.7%

02-06-2012 22:34:26 | More by Kahlerbock
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OldTime

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +13.3%

01-28-2012 17:25:12 | More by OldTime
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ninner00

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +13.3%

01-26-2012 12:59:44 | More by ninner00
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kew

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

01-20-2012 02:19:20 | More by kew
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nickfl

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

01-15-2012 20:18:01 | More by nickfl
Saint Bridget's Porter from Great Divide Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 571 ratings.