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(512) Whiskey Barrel Aged Double Pecan Porter - (512) Brewing Company

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(512) Whiskey Barrel Aged Double Pecan Porter(512) Whiskey Barrel Aged Double Pecan Porter

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310 Ratings
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Ratings: 310
Reviews: 74
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 12.65%
Wants: 221
Gots: 80 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
(512) Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
(512) Double Pecan Porter is a robust porter accented by locally grown roasted pecans and subtly enhanced by aging in recently emptied oak whiskey barrels. For the first ever bottling, only one 200L barrel was bottled. Notes of chocolate, coffee and pecan marry with the subtle flavors of vanilla and whiskey to make this a wonderful winter warmer worth sharing and savoring. We sincerely hope you enjoy every sip.

2010 - Jack Daniels barrels
2011 - Maker's Mark barrels
2012 - Jack Daniels barrels
2013 - Maker's Mark barrels

(Beer added by: wagenvolks on 12-20-2009)
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Texas

4/5  rDev -4.5%

04-28-2014 22:53:21 | More by Karibourgeois
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Texas

4.25/5  rDev +1.4%

04-26-2014 03:08:53 | More by OneEye78
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Fabiand

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +13.4%

04-18-2014 22:58:08 | More by Fabiand
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Gagnonsux

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +1.4%

04-16-2014 02:32:43 | More by Gagnonsux
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JaBes

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

04-16-2014 01:22:26 | More by JaBes
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BJasny

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +13.4%

04-15-2014 18:29:13 | More by BJasny
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reebtaerG

Maryland

4.45/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Had on tap at Draught House on 4/7/14

A-Pours a dark brown, almost black with a big, medium thick, mocha head that recedes fairly quickly but then a small head lingers throughout. Medium light lacing and moderate legs.

S-Aroma has a moderate chocolate note with medium high dark fruit character. Medium light bourbon notes.

T-Flavor has moderate roast notes with medium light dark chocolate. The fruit character of the aroma is lighter with only hints of dark fruit. Light bourbon character with a moderate nuttiness. Finish has some bourbon and alcohol spice along with some roast malt notes.

M-Mouthfeel is medium light bodied with medium high to high carbonation.

O-Overall a great BA would like to try an aged bottle.

Serving type: on-tap

04-14-2014 16:42:22 | More by reebtaerG
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SmoothJazz

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

04-12-2014 18:44:25 | More by SmoothJazz
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locke3f

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +1.4%

04-12-2014 14:49:52 | More by locke3f
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Abe_Froman

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +1.4%

04-11-2014 06:09:06 | More by Abe_Froman
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IrishColonial

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -22.4%

04-08-2014 22:42:43 | More by IrishColonial
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Wayne17

Texas

5/5  rDev +19.3%

04-07-2014 22:49:38 | More by Wayne17
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robwestcott

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -16.5%

04-06-2014 01:35:04 | More by robwestcott
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Illinois

4/5  rDev -4.5%

04-05-2014 16:16:27 | More by egrace84
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Duff27

Illinois

4.03/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Fizzy light tan head that quickly goes to a cap and collar. Dark brown/black body. No lacing.

Dull whiskey notes on the nose.

Whiskey barrel gives way to nutty and roasty tones. Very drinkable for 9.5%abv

A tad overcarbonated but not enough to distract from the overall experience. Full mouthfeel.

The aroma didn't do much for me at first but I thoroughly enjoyed the flavor. Nice change of pace. Great porter/brown ale feel and taste here. Thanks Marc (mj0126)!

Serving type: bottle

04-05-2014 00:51:17 | More by Duff27
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Sudsday

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

03-31-2014 06:00:28 | More by Sudsday
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Abbbp

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +13.4%

03-31-2014 05:14:28 | More by Abbbp
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Texas

4.25/5  rDev +1.4%

03-29-2014 21:34:41 | More by jacobbocce72
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Florida

5/5  rDev +19.3%

03-24-2014 00:34:01 | More by epicbeard85
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reyna311

Delaware

4.75/5  rDev +13.4%

03-08-2014 22:59:09 | More by reyna311
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Alieniloquium

Florida

3.65/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

750 mL bottle poured into a snifter. 2013 bottle.

Appearance - Black, but brown at the edges. Nice khaki head. Medium collar.

Smell - Lots of whiskey. Nutty. Chocolatey and very oaky.

Taste - Strong whiskey and oak. Chocolate. Less intense on the nuts.

Mouthfeel - Medium body. A little thin. High carbonation.

Overall - They told me this might be infected, but it's not. Tasty stuff.

Serving type: bottle

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bkeller04

Texas

4/5  rDev -4.5%

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millerbuffoon

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -4.5%

03-01-2014 01:01:22 | More by millerbuffoon
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Knapp85

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -4.5%

03-01-2014 00:48:36 | More by Knapp85
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Quackus

New York

4.25/5  rDev +1.4%

02-18-2014 14:56:34 | More by Quackus
(512) Whiskey Barrel Aged Double Pecan Porter from (512) Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 310 ratings.