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Rochester Mills Paint Creek Porter - Rochester Mills Beer Co.

Rochester Mills Paint Creek Porter
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83
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12 Ratings
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Ratings: 12
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 10%


Brewed by:
Rochester Mills Beer Co. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-21-2002)
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brutusmuktuk

Michigan

3.8/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Poured on tap at the Rochester Mills Brewery. Has a jet black color with a slight off-white head. Both the aroma and the flavor are all malts. The beer claims a hop finish, but I don’t detect that. Body feel is decent, a touch light. This is a pretty good porter.

Serving type: on-tap

02-26-2014 01:49:26 | More by brutusmuktuk
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divineaudio

Michigan

3/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

on tap@ the brewpub, served in a pint glass. notes are from last new year's.

a - deep, dark brown with no head whatsoever. leaves a few small spots of lacing.

s - roast, chocolate, campfire.

t - roasted malt, chocolate notes, faint hint of mint, faint tree sap sort of bitterness. lacks depth.

m - heavier side of medium with lighter carbonation.

o - average in every way, goes down easy though. would order it again, but i'm in no hurry.

Serving type: on-tap

11-25-2012 20:48:19 | More by divineaudio
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berserker256

Michigan

3.4/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

I just wanted one of these when I went to the brew pub. Porters aren't something I can drink too many of. It would be like chugging black coffee all night. But, anyway, coffee black appearance with a small tan head. Heavy aroma of roasted malt, some coffee, and a hint of chocolate. Taste refelected the same characteristics of the smell. But bitterness was in the taste. Not neccessarily bad bitterness, but bitterness. It was creamy and somewhat heavy, as a porter ought to be. I only had one... there are other beers here to try.

Serving type: on-tap

11-06-2007 18:21:55 | More by berserker256
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inebrius

Michigan

3.65/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A brewpub porter. Deep walnut under a sticky-ass mushroom cap. Subdued aromas of hazelnut coffee and ferns. Weak coffee makes its way onto the buds and unrolls into a memory of chocolate and oily hops. Body is thin, but facilitates the drain. Not bad, just plain.

Serving type: bottle

04-02-2003 09:46:21 | More by inebrius
Rochester Mills Paint Creek Porter from Rochester Mills Beer Co.
83 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.