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Rocket Fuel | 8th Wonder Brewery

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90
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22 Reviews
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BEER STATS
Reviews:
22
Ratings:
113
Avg:
4.14
pDev:
21.74%
 
 
Wants:
13
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40
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
8th Wonder Brewery
Texas, United States | website

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.60%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by Can_has_beer on 02-17-2014

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Reviews: 22 | Ratings: 113
Reviews by kds2437:
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3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

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Photo of Ben7773
4/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of Nelguz
4.99/5  rDev +20.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

great beer, taste is just wonderful.

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Photo of dankjohn
3.75/5  rDev -9.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of IrishGermanAmerican
3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

Photo of Dface
3.79/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mhenson42
3.77/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Tuckerster
4.11/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Jim_TX
4.65/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of BKotch
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

I'm not one of those guys who decides on an overall rating and then gives the same mark on every characteristic. This beer scores very consistently. Beautiful dark hue, full creamy head, impressive notes of espresso in the nose, great flavor particularly given the 4.6% abv, and oh, the creamy body! Nicely done, 8th Wonder.

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Photo of hoppy91
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of BDooley
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Bonna
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of Davidlugo1
4.11/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Aleckbg
2.56/5  rDev -38.2%
look: 5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Water sugary taste needs more roasted coffee

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Photo of gtermi
4/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of aknalley
4.21/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of spaceycasey
4.19/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Alexpelon
4.98/5  rDev +20.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Photo of marieli
3.68/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Draft. Started at 45+ degrees. Looked fine. Not a lot of coffee in the aroma, nor in the flavor. Medium to thin body didn't help, either. Wasn't bad, but I was not as impressed based on what I had heard from a couple of people. I followed this with the new Early Riser porter by Boulevard. That's a coffee porter worth trying!

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Photo of BdM
4.25/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JohnPaulJone5
4.2/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Got this beer as an extra! Coffee taste and smell is very predominant. A little heavier than your average porter but still very carbonated. I actually found this very enjoyable.

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Photo of Neilpamsberry
3.67/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

A little thinner then I thought it would be.

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Photo of Beer_lover89
4.33/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Dusten2015
3.88/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Very drinkable, glad to finally have it canned!

L: Standard brown, carb is nice.

S: Coffee, i get a bit of caramel, but maybe i'm just looking for it.

T:Awesome, i'm a huge coffee fan, and love having this readily available.

F: a little lacking here i thought, it seems to start out frothy and strong, but mellows out too quickly for my taste.

O: A great drinkable beer to have standing-by. Probably my favorite from the brewery, and my wife absolutely loves it.

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Rocket Fuel from 8th Wonder Brewery
90 out of 100 based on 22 ratings.