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Odell Cutthroat Porter - Odell Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

854 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 854
Reviews: 360
rAvg: 4.1
pDev: 10%
Wants: 120
Gots: 66 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Odell Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Not quite a stout but definitely no lightweight, Cutthroat Porter is smooth and robust. Inspired by the classic London porters, we use dark roasted malts to create a deep, rich color and flavor that hint at chocolate and coffee. We named it Cutthroat Porter as our tribute to the Colorado state fish – with its own rich heritage and unmistakable dark coloring. And while we’re big fans of small batches, here’s to the currently threatened Cutthroat population reaching mass quantities.

(Beer added by: Todd on 05-19-2001)
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Photo of hopfacebrew
4.2/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Note: This review was a re-post from my former account, jmkratt, which was hacked and I lost all my reviews...sorry for the redundancy.

Poured into a pint glass from a 12 ounce bottle.

A: Pitch black with no light shining through. The cream colored head settles slowly.

S: Roasty and maltly! Slight coffee and chocolate tones.

T: Roasty and malty! The roasty flavor hits strong and lingers before a sweeter flavor finishes.

M - Very pleasing and no overpowering. Quite tasty.

D - It's hard to just have one if that helps. The fact it doesn't dominate your palate with warm alcohol flavors is nice. Recommended beer.

Serving type: bottle

Reviewed on: 12-30-2010 21:15:12

hopfacebrew, Jan 28, 2012
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4.22/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Dark with 1 finger head. Visible carbonation sticks to the side and flows. Completely opaque. Really looks spot on for the style.

Smell: Delicious. Chocolate, cream, figs. The nose really resembles and oatmeal stout. Very pronounced malt profile without much for hops.

Taste: Very nice chocolate notes right off the bat. Again, keeps right along with the oatmeal stout lines. Very clean and with a almost total lack of bitter notes. Great toffee and even some almond notes. A little sugar but nothing too crazy. Spot on amount of taste for my liking, nothing imperial but it has a great amount of flavor.

Mouthfeel: Full. Not viscous but very substantial. There is great carbonation running through the beer that moves around across the palate.

Overall: I really enjoyed this. One of the most flavorful porters I have had in a while. The flavor was spot on and with a great amount of it. It wasn't imperial but very full bodied. The beer reminded me a lot of a milk stout with its creaminess, chocolate notes and lack of bitter finish. I would love to have some more of this.

cradke, Jan 16, 2012
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4.58/5  rDev +11.7%
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Real dark with real tight carbonation. Two-finger tan head. Sharp looking beer. Lots of roast in the aroma, with some coffee. Tastes like its smells - lots of roast with some sweetness underneath that resembles a stout. Real enjoyable beer, and perfect if you can't decide between having a porter or stout. Seems like a hybrid of each.

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Odell Cutthroat Porter from Odell Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 854 ratings.