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Pandan Porter - Mountain Toad Brewing

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Pandan Porter
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 4
Avg: 2.87
pDev: 12.89%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
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Mountain Toad Brewing
Colorado, United States | website

Style | ABV
American Porter | 5.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: birchstick on 02-02-2014

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 4
Reviews by ScorpyX:
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2.84/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

I was excited to try this fairly new brewery in Golden and add a growler to my collection. I tend to enjoy the darker fare, particularly porters and stouts, so I was looking forward to this porter. It's a little disappointing, though.

A: Pretty much what you'd expect and that's a great thing. Dark and rich, with a thin head that doesn't last long.

S: Sweet and smoky, though the sweetness dominates a little more than I'd like. It's almost overwhelming, but certainly reminds you of a typical porter or even a brown ale.

T: The nose tells it, with the sweetness dominating. Too much, in my opinion. There's a smokiness on the swallow that I'd normally enjoy if it beter complemented the other elements, but instead they come across as disparate, incomplete flavors.

M: Fairly smooth, but also thin and diluted. Something else that feels incomplete.

If anything, this beer tastes like a work in progress. I'd like to give their other beers a try though. Golden's a nice little town and their brewery is a great new space, so I'll be back to sample others, but I doubt Pandan will be part of my usual purchases.

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I love my porters, this one good but not great.

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Pandan Porter from Mountain Toad Brewing
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