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God Damn Pigeon Porter - Spiteful Brewing

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God Damn Pigeon PorterGod Damn Pigeon Porter

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BA SCORE
89
very good

62 Ratings
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Ratings: 62
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 7.44%
Wants: 6
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Spiteful Brewing visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 05-02-2013)
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mfnmbvp

Illinois

3.9/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22 oz. bottle, with handwritten Batch #45 written on the label. A new beer to me from Spiteful Brewing, out of Chicago, my first encounter with a porter from these guys. Expectations are good.

Poured into a Duvel tulip glass.

A - Pours a dark chocolate brown; appears opaque black in the glass with about a finger to two fingers of thick khaki-tan head.

S - The smell is comprised of charred roasty English malts. A bit of caramel / toffee makes an appearance. Chocolate. The hop presence is noted, but not overpowering.

T - Taste brings more of the same, roasty, lightly charred, chocolate, coffee beans, caramel / toffee, and a hint of hop presence, but nothing too extreme like how others have said. Earthy / herbal hoppiness is most noticeable on the end.

M - The feel is smooth & creamy. Milky. Medium-bodied with good, low carbonation. Roasty bitterness on the finish.

Overall, a solid example of the style from Spiteful Brewing. I am interested to see how the other variants of this beer are, and I can't wait to crack the barrel-aged version!

Spiteful Brewing God Damn Pigeon Porter ---4/5.

Serving type: bottle

07-21-2014 23:30:49 | More by mfnmbvp
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beersdmf17

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

06-24-2014 15:40:11 | More by beersdmf17
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Rborre321

Illinois

4/5  rDev -0.7%

06-06-2014 20:47:29 | More by Rborre321
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jschott75

Illinois

4/5  rDev -0.7%

05-25-2014 00:03:47 | More by jschott75
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bcm75

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

05-14-2014 02:17:56 | More by bcm75
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Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev -0.7%

05-11-2014 02:26:22 | More by Sammy
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facundoCNB

New Jersey

3.84/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A nice deep brown in color with a finger of sand colored head (tan with a light hue), nice lacing left behind. Smells of cocoa, raspberry/blackberry, almost a coca cola scent to this.. Slightly roasty, sweet malts, smells.. Well dark , and slightly fruity. Flavor is god damn raspberry! Haha, lots of raspberry up front with a roasty finish.. Bit of chocolate, roasted grains. Damn tasty fo'sho'

.. Lighter Medium body medium carbonation.. I wish it were slightly fuller.
This is pretty awesome for a fruit beer. I've had raspberry stouts before and they weren't that great, but something light like a porter works well with the berry flavor.

Serving type: bottle

04-29-2014 02:55:58 | More by facundoCNB
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superdoopersauce

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

04-25-2014 23:30:37 | More by superdoopersauce
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foretheloveofbeer

Illinois

4/5  rDev -0.7%

04-20-2014 03:30:48 | More by foretheloveofbeer
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crbnfbr

Kentucky

4/5  rDev -0.7%

03-18-2014 09:17:06 | More by crbnfbr
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enelson

Illinois

4/5  rDev -0.7%

03-14-2014 03:42:38 | More by enelson
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Zonian1

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

03-10-2014 01:49:47 | More by Zonian1
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Inglewood

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

02-23-2014 17:30:26 | More by Inglewood
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Niners49

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

02-22-2014 21:52:50 | More by Niners49
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olafphysics

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +11.7%

01-18-2014 22:46:41 | More by olafphysics
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bschinelli

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

12-28-2013 23:32:16 | More by bschinelli
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stortore

Illinois

4/5  rDev -0.7%

12-21-2013 04:36:36 | More by stortore
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sirrancelot

Illinois

4/5  rDev -0.7%

11-23-2013 22:59:39 | More by sirrancelot
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Drucifer

Illinois

4/5  rDev -0.7%

11-18-2013 14:42:45 | More by Drucifer
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jdhasse

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

11-17-2013 15:13:39 | More by jdhasse
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Texasfan549

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

11-09-2013 01:42:50 | More by Texasfan549
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kjkinsey

Texas

4/5  rDev -0.7%

11-09-2013 01:41:45 | More by kjkinsey
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Christopper

New York

4/5  rDev -0.7%

11-08-2013 18:48:25 | More by Christopper
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Zuidman

Illinois

4/5  rDev -0.7%

11-03-2013 03:27:59 | More by Zuidman
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Zimm

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -0.7%

11-02-2013 23:51:27 | More by Zimm
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God Damn Pigeon Porter from Spiteful Brewing
89 out of 100 based on 62 ratings.