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

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BA SCORE
87
very good

2,155 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 2,155
Reviews: 953
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 10.62%
Wants: 50
Gots: 101 | 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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psuKinger

Pennsylvania

3.85/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bottle poured into my Sam Adams Perfect Pint Glass.

A: Pours a moderately dark shade of black, with a nice tan head on top, moderately sized, which receded fairly quickly but didn't completely disappear.

S: Roasty and creamy, a nice combination of coffee and vanilla as well. Maybe just a hint of grapefruit shining through.

T: Flavor begins with classic roasted notes. Vanilla begins to make itself present as the glass warms. A light blast of pine and grapefruit arrive near the end.

M: A bit thin for my liking. Nice creaminess, though. Certainly not a dry finish.

D/O: Vanilla-roast became more pronounced, and the finish improved, as the beer warmed. But it still remained a bit thin. This would probably be an enjoyable Porter during the heat of Summer, but it's not an ideal Winter Porter.

Serving type: bottle

10-31-2012 21:40:48 | More by psuKinger
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Bell's Porter from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
87 out of 100 based on 2,155 ratings.