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King Titus - Maine Beer Company

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850 Ratings
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Ratings: 850
Reviews: 197
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 7.97%
Wants: 43
Gots: 95 | FT: 11
Brewed by:
Maine Beer Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our take on an American robust porter. Dark, thick, chewy, chocolaty, and of course, generously hopped.

(Beer added by: tehzachatak on 10-04-2012)
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JohnnyHopps

Indiana

4.41/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Appearance - The beer was a healthy black with a slight mocha white head.

Smell - The beer smells malty. The malts lean toward the sweet side, but the angle is not overwhelming.

Taste - This is a very good porter. The smoked malts begin at the from and the acidity of the smoke lingers. One might detect dark chocolate and a coffee grounds. There is a smooth sense of creaminess that allows the taste and coats the tongue. The linger of coffee grounds is the end result.

Mouthfeel - I can really appreciate the thickness of this beer. It coats the tongue and lingers nicely. Quite smooth for the style, the there is just enough carbonation to note its existence.

Overall- This is a really good porter. I would certainly have this one again. The only criticism I might level is the lack of any sense of sweetness.

Serving type: bottle

12-15-2013 01:35:14 | More by JohnnyHopps
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Smell - Chocolate malt aroma a little Booz

Taste - Smooth with slight bitterness. Creamy malts upfront, getting roasty into the finish with a chocolate coffee finish.

Mouthfeel - Full bodied medium mouthfeel dry on palate.

Overall - Great beer being very complex and well balanced.

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King Titus from Maine Beer Company
92 out of 100 based on 850 ratings.