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Porter - Southern Pacific Brewing

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Porter
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7 Ratings
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Ratings: 7
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.35
pDev: 8.06%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Southern Pacific Brewing visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

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(Beer added by: mactrail on 01-31-2012)
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Reviews by jmccraney:
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3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

jmccraney, Jun 30, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

jaydoc, Feb 22, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -3%

dcp27, Feb 12, 2014
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2.98/5  rDev -11%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

A bitter and grainy black beer. Brewery says it's brewed with British Crystal, Black Patent, and Chocolate malts. Hops are Summit and Cascade. Black in the glass with a modest head not lasting too long. Enough carbonation in the mouth.

Definitely one of the bitterest Porters I've ever tasted. Pervasive flavor of scorched cereal. A touch of burnt malt sourness from the Black Patent. It's like they started to make a black IPA and got carried away with the charcoal flavors. Thin body without any trace of malty sweetness. A tough one to drink for me, but if you like a seriously bitter black IPA, this might be one to try.

mactrail, Jan 31, 2012
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3/5  rDev -10.4%

t0rin0, Jun 11, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +11.9%

hayesjw, Apr 28, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

smithj4, Apr 13, 2014
Porter from Southern Pacific Brewing
- out of 100 based on 7 ratings.