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North Star Porter - Facer's Brewery

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North Star Porter
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rAvg: 4.2
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Facer's Brewery visit their website
United Kingdom (Wales)

Style | ABV
English Porter |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
At 4.0% alcohol by volume North Star is very black and very tasty with the traditional smooth porter palate of treacle, liquorice, toffee, chocolate and toast.

(Beer added by: bobsy on 09-21-2009)
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Cask at the Old Market Tavern in Altrincham.

Light black with ruby highlights and a tan head that laced well. Aroma of smoked chocolate (if such a thing exists), and coffee. Intense and lush chocolate flavours dominate the palate, initially similar to a block of dark chocolate, before tailing into a dusty cocoa powder. Dark roast and toffee back this up to add a touch more complexity. Certainly a pleasant and well-constructed range of flavours. Smooth, medium body with restrained carbonation as a result of the cask pour.

This was a damn drinkable porter, and easily sessioned at 4%. Recommended.

bobsy, Sep 21, 2009
North Star Porter from Facer's Brewery
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