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Slumbrew Porter Square Porter - Somerville Brewing Company (Slumbrew)

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BA SCORE
89
very good

285 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good

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Ratings: 285
Reviews: 81
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 12.63%
Wants: 13
Gots: 25 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Somerville Brewing Company (Slumbrew) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Rich black porter with a unique blend of chocolate, coffee, roasted and nutty flavors. Brewed with cocoa powder and conditioned with cacao nibs from Taza Chocolate. Bold flavors from the cacao nibs and black malts are balanced with a special blend of pale malts, oats and wheat to produce a lush and lingering mouthfeel.

(Beer added by: beerdepartment on 11-23-2011)
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SirSketch

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4.53/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - Completely black in color with a thin tan head and nice lacing.

S - Fresh ground coffee, very dark chocolate and chocolate milk shake aromas. Very vibrant aroma!

T - A boat load of roasted malt, chocolate covered espresso beans and fruity coffee taste. Fresh malt character, as if I'm chewing on a handful of barley. A bit minerally at the end.

M - Starts off thick and sweet, but astringency from the roasted grains cuts through it to create a balanced, satisfying finish.

O - I'm completely amazed with the coffee and chocolate flavors in this beer! A very well constructed beer.

Serving type: bottle

01-05-2012 04:40:08 | More by SirSketch
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Slumbrew Porter Square Porter from Somerville Brewing Company (Slumbrew)
89 out of 100 based on 285 ratings.