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Smokey Porter - Bold City Brewery

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Smokey Porter
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BA SCORE
82
good

12 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 12
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.57
pDev: 20.45%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bold City Brewery visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  ABV ?

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cjgator3 on 12-24-2008)
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glid02

Georgia

4.08/5  rDev +14.3%

On-tap at the brewery.

Pours one shade from black with a half-finger off-white head. The head recedes into a thin layer on top leaving light lacing.

Smells of robust smoked malts with good amounts of roasted malt and unsweetened chocolate aromas backing it up. Also present are light hints of char.

Tastes similar to how it smells however the smoked malt flavors are a bit timid when compared with the aroma. Roasted and smoked malt flavors kick things off and are joined midway through the sip by mild amounts of dark chocolate flavors. Near the end of the sip the roasted malt flavors intensify before a solidly bitter ending.

Mouthfeel is good. It's got a nice thickness with moderate carbonation.

Drinkability is good. I finished my glass without a problem and could have another.

Overall I thought this was a well done smoked porter - it certainly has all of the assets. Worth a shot.

03-23-2010 22:20:54 | More by glid02
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genogirl

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -9%

09-28-2012 01:56:20 | More by genogirl
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basili1250

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +26.1%

03-24-2014 18:48:21 | More by basili1250
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +5%

05-24-2013 17:14:03 | More by ygtbsm94
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Petey_the_Quiet

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +19%

01-17-2014 04:03:25 | More by Petey_the_Quiet
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CampusCrew

Florida

3.63/5  rDev +1.7%

First smoked beer I have ever had. Maybe I would have ranked it higher if I was more used to it, but it was ok. Probably goes great with certain grilled foods.

Color: deep.. dark

smell: loaded with smokey flavors

taste: Very strong smoke aroma but not overpowerwing

mouthfeel: very tasty and it definitly what I expected

drinkability: not bad, I couldnt drink one after another though

02-12-2009 15:10:21 | More by CampusCrew
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MaChiNe


1.75/5  rDev -51%

05-19-2012 15:04:40 | More by MaChiNe
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JohnTurano

Florida

2.75/5  rDev -23%

09-09-2013 19:16:01 | More by JohnTurano
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kylehay2004

Florida

3.43/5  rDev -3.9%

Half finger head on a very dark brown black hazy body with nice lacing.

S: light smokey aroma but otherwise faint.

T: nice smokey flavor with a subtle sweet licorice note as well.

M: medium body and light carbonation. Moist finish.

Overall: this one isn't very memorable and though it is called smokey in tha name, it is no more almost than a standard porter.

01-28-2012 02:17:50 | More by kylehay2004
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nickfl

Florida

4/5  rDev +12%

11-15-2011 07:41:40 | More by nickfl
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Ravencrest

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +19%

01-19-2013 22:33:53 | More by Ravencrest
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WebGuyMike

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -9%

02-12-2013 00:34:22 | More by WebGuyMike
Smokey Porter from Bold City Brewery
82 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.