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Victory At Sea Coffee Vanilla Imperial Porter - Ballast Point Brewing Company

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Victory At Sea Coffee Vanilla Imperial PorterVictory At Sea Coffee Vanilla Imperial Porter

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

3,690 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,690
Reviews: 918
rAvg: 4.39
pDev: 8.88%
Wants: 651
Gots: 697 | FT: 53
Brewed by:
Ballast Point Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
"Imperial Porter"

(Beer added by: radshoesbro on 03-17-2009)
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Ratings: 3,690 | Reviews: 918 | Display Reviews Only:
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lorenwhite7

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -14.6%

07-20-2014 16:10:02 | More by lorenwhite7
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fugazidps

New York

4.75/5  rDev +8.2%

07-20-2014 14:33:38 | More by fugazidps
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catbirdofdoom

California

3.75/5  rDev -14.6%

07-20-2014 03:49:04 | More by catbirdofdoom
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BuschLeagueOC

California

4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

07-20-2014 01:29:38 | More by BuschLeagueOC
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caseyoharaa

California

4/5  rDev -8.9%

07-19-2014 23:33:50 | More by caseyoharaa
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vizzionman

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

07-19-2014 03:46:52 | More by vizzionman
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esktime

Ohio

5/5  rDev +13.9%

07-19-2014 02:10:10 | More by esktime
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VaTechPhilly

New York

4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

07-19-2014 01:58:19 | More by VaTechPhilly
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hambone

California

4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

07-18-2014 03:14:24 | More by hambone
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Buttstallion

Texas

5/5  rDev +13.9%

07-17-2014 23:01:51 | More by Buttstallion
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Cam1991

Missouri

4.75/5  rDev +8.2%

07-17-2014 19:55:00 | More by Cam1991
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Brihon

South Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +8.2%

07-17-2014 13:46:31 | More by Brihon
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Idrankitall

California

4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

07-16-2014 19:33:02 | More by Idrankitall
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BrianFarragher

Delaware

4.75/5  rDev +8.2%

07-15-2014 23:08:34 | More by BrianFarragher
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rchristensen

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +8.2%

07-15-2014 01:51:56 | More by rchristensen
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cam12

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

07-15-2014 00:30:42 | More by cam12
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cdog707yo

California

4/5  rDev -8.9%

07-14-2014 22:29:33 | More by cdog707yo
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farnold

New York

3.75/5  rDev -14.6%

07-14-2014 20:12:14 | More by farnold
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_morandi_

Michigan

4/5  rDev -8.9%

07-14-2014 19:44:49 | More by _morandi_
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JDV

Texas

4/5  rDev -8.9%

07-14-2014 19:41:08 | More by JDV
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jbriggs7

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

07-14-2014 16:25:14 | More by jbriggs7
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atorres

Illinois

4/5  rDev -8.9%

07-14-2014 15:40:07 | More by atorres
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DotBier

California

4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

07-13-2014 23:59:20 | More by DotBier
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caaam

North Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +8.2%

07-13-2014 19:55:36 | More by caaam
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JohnnyHopps

Indiana

4.2/5  rDev -4.3%

Appearance - The beer poured a murky black color with a modest mocha colored head.

Smell - The aroma was a pleasant vanilla malty aroma. The aroma is not overly sweet, but certainly seems to suggest a dessert beer.

Taste - My first impression on drinking the beer was to think of vanilla coke. Notes of malt, vanilla, dark chocolate, and a little dark fruit was present. The chocolate evolved to be more dry in the aftertaste.

Mouthfeel - For the style, I thought the beer was a little thin. Taking into consideration all the extras in this porter, the thinness is a little surprising.

Overall - I enjoyed the beer and would certainly drink it again. I am not certain that I would seek the beer.

07-13-2014 16:31:42 | More by JohnnyHopps
Victory At Sea Coffee Vanilla Imperial Porter from Ballast Point Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 3,690 ratings.