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José Martí American Porter - Cigar City Brewing

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José Martí American PorterJosé Martí American Porter

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

785 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 785
Reviews: 248
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.84%
Wants: 94
Gots: 93 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This is a heavily hopped high gravity porter featuring the hopping levels of an India Pale Ale with the rich and roasty malt profile of a robust porter. Heavy hop rates, while uncommon in today's porters were not unknown historically and recipes from the British porter producers of the 1800's evidence hopping rates far in excess of what is common for the style today.

65 IBU

(Beer added by: mcallister on 08-11-2010)
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Ratings: 785 | Reviews: 248 | Display Reviews Only:
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

07-06-2014 06:15:57 | More by Nick_isthatstillcool
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

07-05-2014 13:46:52 | More by tjcamm
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Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -13.8%

07-04-2014 13:35:23 | More by kerry4porters
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GatorLCA

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

07-02-2014 22:00:26 | More by GatorLCA
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huntermop

South Carolina

4/5  rDev -1.5%

06-26-2014 18:57:00 | More by huntermop
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linnymtu

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1.5%

06-24-2014 02:09:22 | More by linnymtu
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Chingringo

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

06-20-2014 15:53:18 | More by Chingringo
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Maine

4/5  rDev -1.5%

06-20-2014 02:39:55 | More by hockeypuck
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Hopsiam14

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

06-18-2014 03:57:18 | More by Hopsiam14
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jrkcubs

Florida

4/5  rDev -1.5%

06-15-2014 22:53:47 | More by jrkcubs
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jcb7472

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

06-13-2014 19:04:16 | More by jcb7472
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Florida

4/5  rDev -1.5%

06-09-2014 17:33:32 | More by Pipelovejoy
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Texas

4/5  rDev -1.5%

06-07-2014 19:10:02 | More by TX-Badger
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tedgelee

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1.5%

06-05-2014 19:55:50 | More by tedgelee
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cd34

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

05-31-2014 19:47:52 | More by cd34
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thereal_adam

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -20%

05-31-2014 18:48:36 | More by thereal_adam
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PappyVans

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

05-17-2014 17:24:30 | More by PappyVans
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DeanMoriarty

California

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

05-15-2014 16:44:48 | More by DeanMoriarty
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Tconroy

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1.5%

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Ohio

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4/5  rDev -1.5%

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Virginia

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lochef81

Michigan

4.04/5  rDev -0.5%

This outstanding porter pours a near black with an almost tan head that gives way to a nice film and lacing. The nose is very dark and roasty with notes of coffee and chocolate offset by a pleasing hop presence. The mouth is rich and creamy with a very full body given the style. The flavor is a delicious blend of hops, coffee, and chocolate. Very well balanced and pleasantly warming with its alcohol presence. This is an awesome porter, obe of the best that I've had. I just wish I could get it more often and easily.

04-25-2014 04:29:14 | More by lochef81
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California

4/5  rDev -1.5%

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cpetrone84

Pennsylvania

3.7/5  rDev -8.9%

Pour is black with tons of tight tan head and a thick lacing. Nose has a robust malt up front of milk chocolate and roasted malt. Aggressively hopped citrus behind and hop resin behind. Taste is heavier roast, still fairly rich and malty, some citrus hop and a hint of an herbal note. Silky smooth body with an assertive carbonation and a fairly dry chalky finish.

04-19-2014 23:39:44 | More by cpetrone84
José Martí American Porter from Cigar City Brewing
91 out of 100 based on 785 ratings.