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G.O.R.P. (Good Old Raisins & Peanuts) | Carton Brewing Company

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88
very good
12 Reviews
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BEER STATS
Reviews:
12
Ratings:
111
Avg:
4.05
pDev:
35.06%
 
 
Wants:
9
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15
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Carton Brewing Company
New Jersey, United States | website

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.40%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Chris and Augie grew up as neighbors next to the hiking trails of Hartshorne Woods Park. Back then, trail mix was called GORP, standing for Good Old Raisins and Peanuts, which described it perfectly. Familiar and dependable, GORP trail mix was a combination of clean and complimentary flavors appropriate for being out on the trails. With GORP beer, we evoke recollections of fun and flavors of the trails by adding peanuts and chocolate to a robust porter base.

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Added by Morningside on 03-08-2013

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Reviews: 12 | Ratings: 111
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look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Had this on draft at GORP Day at Carton Brewing.

Appearance was a dark brown color, with normal head. was quite murky.

Smell - smelled really nice, nutty, sweet.

Taste - delicious. Chocolate, Peanuts, Raisins. Certainly reminiscent of trail mix.

Mouthfeel - smooth, not too heavy considering the abv.

Overall, this was delicious. Glad i purchased some growlers!

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

I was hoping for a smell something reminiscent of a nestle chunky Bar. Not a lingering taste but enough chocolate notes.

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G.O.R.P. (Good Old Raisins & Peanuts) from Carton Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.