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Black Bear Porter - Timber Creek Tap & Table

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Black Bear Porter
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BA SCORE
85
very good

16 Ratings
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Ratings: 16
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 9.52%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Timber Creek Tap & Table visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: RblWthACoz on 04-15-2013)
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graymazing

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -20.6%

12-29-2013 19:11:20 | More by graymazing
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still_thedragon

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -14%

08-13-2013 00:31:25 | More by still_thedragon
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brewskis

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

02-23-2014 02:55:18 | More by brewskis
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goblue3509

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

07-28-2014 19:38:58 | More by goblue3509
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gpblackgt

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

07-17-2013 17:10:27 | More by gpblackgt
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HalfNelson

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

02-09-2014 04:35:02 | More by HalfNelson
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Morey

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

11-23-2013 22:22:06 | More by Morey
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ramrod666

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

05-01-2014 20:01:05 | More by ramrod666
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Stinkypuss

Pennsylvania

3.8/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours a dark brown with a khaki colored head. Left plenty of lace on the glass. Aroma of charred malts and perhaps vanilla. In the taste, a good black patent malt flavor, some dry cocoa and vanilla as well. Not hop forward but fairly bitter and roasted. The flavors are as brilliant as they are simple. Medium bodied feel and decently smooth. Overall, this was a good brew to try. Thanks to Z-man and Sir Robin for the bottle.

Serving type: bottle

12-05-2013 00:07:11 | More by Stinkypuss
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twiggamortis420

Texas

3.95/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

22 oz bomber courtesy of tommyguz pours a fairly viscous dark brown color with an ample cap of creamy tan head. Nice retention and lace. Looks pretty.

Nose is a great mix of chocolate and de-bittered roast. QUite nice, if a bit one-dimensional.

Taste is well balanced between unsweetened cocoa and leafy hops. The roast comes in as it warms and gives it more of a charcoal presence. Mouthfeel isnt exactly full, but for a standard porter it is full enough. Goes down really fast, not a whole lot of negative things I can say about this one. Black Bear is a great local option, I would be pumped to have this on a regular basis.

Serving type: bottle

09-17-2013 21:22:45 | More by twiggamortis420
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RblWthACoz

Pennsylvania

3.99/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours dark and doesn't seem to show much head. Mild roasted nose. Flavor is quite robust and hearty. Thick chocolate malts with a pretty firm roasted tone. Lots and lots of malts here. Pretty smooth liquid feel. A nice hearty and robust drinker. Another nice one from Timber Creek. Definitely suggested.

Serving type: bottle

04-15-2013 04:08:56 | More by RblWthACoz
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dug_of_war

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.8%

07-03-2013 01:01:00 | More by dug_of_war
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crowsnest

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.8%

07-17-2014 13:28:34 | More by crowsnest
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STG228

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.8%

11-20-2013 20:52:14 | More by STG228
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Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +12.4%

09-15-2013 23:57:32 | More by Omnium
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tommyguz

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +19%

05-10-2013 13:02:34 | More by tommyguz
Black Bear Porter from Timber Creek Tap & Table
85 out of 100 based on 16 ratings.