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Bell's Porter - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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BA SCORE
87
very good

2,160 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 2,160
Reviews: 954
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 10.62%
Wants: 50
Gots: 102 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 02-06-2002)
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BlindPig

Pennsylvania

3.98/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A- Thick tan head on a dark brown body with a few amber hues.
S- Strong roasted grains, coffee, chocolate, burnt, light breads, and almost a light smoky aroma.
T- Pretty much follows the aroma. There are some grass hops thrown in there too though. Some nice earthy tones. It just seems everything is better balance than in the aroma. Dry light bitter aftertaste with some toasted malts.
M- Medium body with medium carbonation.
D- I wouldn't mind having more of these. Doubt I will go out specifically and try to get them but if I could get them here I would buy a 6-pack every once in awhile.

Serving type: bottle

08-19-2007 23:37:53 | More by BlindPig
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Bell’s Porter
Serving: Bottle into a pint glass.
Appearance: Black and opaque with slight amber highlights when held to the light. Thin collar and a swirl of lacing.
Smell: Dark fruits, raisins, floral notes and bagels. Perhaps a hit of caramel.
Taste: Stone fruits, raisins, coffee and yes more raisin bagel. This is a delicious and awesome beer. As it warms up you I get more toasted bread and coffee.
Mouthfeel: Slightly lighter than some porters but still leaves a nice lingering finish without any stickiness.
Overall: Excellent. This can be a new go to for me. Would order again and would recommend to anyone! Fantastic.

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Bell's Porter from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
87 out of 100 based on 2,160 ratings.