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Walker's Reserve - Porter - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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Walker's Reserve - PorterWalker's Reserve - Porter

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BA SCORE
87
very good

1,536 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,536
Reviews: 633
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 10.54%
Wants: 62
Gots: 153 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

A singularly distinctive beer that represents our finest brewing efforts, Walker’s Reserve is a elegant dark ale featuring robust flavors of toffee, caramel and bittersweet chocolate. This brew employs five specialty malts, as well as oat and barley flakes, for added complexity and flavor.

(Beer added by: Jason on 11-15-2002)
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lechroy

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2.48/5  rDev -36.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

What happened here. No balls to this beer. After having a nice afternoon with some darker brews, this one stood out like a sore thumb as weak at the knees. Chocolately aroma was quaint but the flavor was thin with little malt and a deadpan finish. I really wanted to like it, but it was honestly quite empty of flavor (read:watery) and was left unfinished at the table

Serving type: on-tap

02-22-2011 08:00:01 | More by lechroy
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Walker's Reserve - Porter from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 1,536 ratings.