Everett Porter - Hill Farmstead Brewery
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Reviews by iadler:
3.95/5 rDev -12.8%
From notes taken 3/31. Thanks to exitmusic00 for sharing this bottle.
A- Pours a dark brown with a thin off white head that dissipates fairly quickly leaving minimal lacing.
S- Quite smoky upfront, with dark chocolate, burnt caramel, roasted malt, and some smoked meat.
T- Luckily the meaty aroma isn't in the taste. Again smoke is prominent with dark chocolate, burnt caramel, roasted malt, char and cocoa powder.
M- Medium carbonation and a creamy full body. The best aspect of the beer and something that Hill Farmstead always impress me with.
O- A unique take on the porter with the smokiness, but the smoke presence was a bit overwhelming. Still good, but not one of my favorites from HF.
05-11-2012 23:23:02 | More by iadler
More User Reviews:
4.76/5 rDev +5.1%
A - Dark brown, almost black opaque with a nice tan head and good lacing.
S - Coffee, sweet caramel, roasted malt, and earthy tones
T - Big bitterness, dark chocolate, a touch of espresso, some oak. The swallow brings everything together, with big chocolate bitterness and charred toast.
M - Full bodied. Silky smooth. Low side of moderate carbonation. Semi-dry finish.
O - This is the definition of what a porter is. If you had to choose a beer to define a category this is it when it comes to porters for me. Another solid brew from HF.
12-05-2012 00:34:12 | More by SkiBum22
4.68/5 rDev +3.3%
On tap at Prohibition Pig. Just an exceptional beer. It's been a long, long time since I rated a beer this highly.
In a tulip the beer was black. There was a small, café au lait colored head with a smattering of lace.
Aroma of chocolate, cocoa, coffee, roasted malt.
Complex taste. One minute I'm tasting sweet chocolate, the next minute dark chocolate, then espresso.
A wonderful combination of bitter and sweet. Medium-bodied.
I could drink this forever.
02-23-2014 16:11:36 | More by lordofthewiens
4.16/5 rDev -8.2%
Happy to get to try this one on tap at the Lazy Boy in White Plains, NY a few months ago and this is reviewed from notes.
Pours near black with a dark tan head. Leaves tons of fine lace covering the glass all the way to the top of the glass.
Dense dark chocolate nose.
More dark chocolate, vanilla and dark malty notes. Densely flavorful and super smooth. Finishes with a quite dry flourish. All star porter. Well worth seeking out.
07-01-2013 14:05:48 | More by Billolick
Everett Porter from Hill Farmstead Brewery
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