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St. Peter's Old-Style Porter - St. Peter's Brewery Co Ltd

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St. Peter's Old-Style PorterSt. Peter's Old-Style Porter

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BA SCORE
87
very good

523 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 523
Reviews: 363
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 13.25%
Wants: 18
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
St. Peter's Brewery Co Ltd visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Porter |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-16-2002)
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freed

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4.18/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

My awesome wife picked this up for me. Cool bottle, even if I know that the UV is silently killing flavor through the green glass.

Pouring was somewhat uneventful. There was almost no carbonation, so there was no fizz, and no head. But the deepest of browns was left.

The aroma is rather abrupt, in a wonderful way. Given that there's no foam to interfere with delivery with that aroma. Its a nice deep french roast.

The taste is also appropriately strong. The coffee flavors lead to a smooth tart finish - smokey and slightly tart. The body is also rather dense, again in a good way. Substantial to drink and an excellent compliment to my monthly steak. There's even a slight hop bitterness that I think helps with this great beer.

Plus, my wife likes the bottle.

Serving type: bottle

10-03-2004 03:36:10 | More by freed
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St. Peter's Old-Style Porter from St. Peter's Brewery Co Ltd
87 out of 100 based on 523 ratings.