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Vanilla Porter - Breckenridge Brewery

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Vanilla PorterVanilla Porter

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BA SCORE
83
good

3,390 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 3,390
Reviews: 976
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 15.66%
Wants: 80
Gots: 434 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Breckenridge Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Mebuzzard on 01-13-2006)
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4.75/5  rDev +30.5%

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3.6/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Deep dark brown, almost close to black. Thin head that leaves quickly until just a thin layer left. Decent lacing. Aroma is malty with just a hint of vanilla, not as much vanilla as I expected. But of course I do not see any bottling date or drink by date. This beer I am sure is alittle older, as I have seen it on the shelf for some time. Taste is nice and smooth with a nice blast of vanilla and a Three Musketeers Like taste, interesting. Very drinkable and smooth, light bitterness, roasted malts and lot of sweetness upfront. Feels good going down, coats the tonque and is a little thick on the palate. Overall, a well balanced, lighter porter.

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2.5/5  rDev -31.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

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4/5  rDev +9.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

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4/5  rDev +9.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +23.6%

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5/5  rDev +37.4%

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4.28/5  rDev +17.6%

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3.25/5  rDev -10.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +3%

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3.64/5  rDev 0%

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4/5  rDev +9.9%

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3.75/5  rDev +3%

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4.75/5  rDev +30.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +16.8%

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3.8/5  rDev +4.4%

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3.8/5  rDev +4.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

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5/5  rDev +37.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +23.6%

This is a great, well balanced porter. For some reason not nearly as good from a bottle as it is on tap. Get it at bar.

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4.64/5  rDev +27.5%

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Vanilla Porter from Breckenridge Brewery
83 out of 100 based on 3,390 ratings.