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Coffeehouse Porter - Berkshire Brewing Company Inc.

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Coffeehouse PorterCoffeehouse Porter

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

920 Ratings
THE BROS
90
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Ratings: 920
Reviews: 467
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 9.83%
Wants: 78
Gots: 82 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Berkshire Brewing Company Inc. visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: purplehops on 05-03-2002

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Photo of Oldejoe
4.31/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Look. Dark brown coffee with a frothy light brown head.
Smell. Toasted coffee, maybe a mote of caramel in there, fresh, nose clearing with a mild whiff of yeast.
Taste. Definitely to the malty side, starts with malt sweetness and ends with a palette smacking dryness of very slight hoppy bitterness.
Mouthfeel. Medium light body, not a lot of grains or alcohol, good carbonated sparkle.
Overall. I like best heartier richer malts, but as a lighter milder porter this is really tasty.

Photo of skrewyou82
4.14/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ChrisL24481
4/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of TBonez477
3.82/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

22oz bottle into snifter

A: Pours nearly jet black. Thin khaki head, dissipates quickly to a ring of lace.

S: Floral forward, especially for the genre. Sweet with background faint roasted aroma.

T: sweet malt forward, still faint roast with lighter coffee flavor than expected. Finishes with dark fruit and floral hops, aftertaste of bitter roasted coffee.

M: Appropriately thin, moderate carbonation. Smooth for the style.

O: A bit of a let down for the style. Checked bottle and is almost ten months old, should have checked at the store. I am told that coffee is much more prevalent fresh.

Photo of SABERG
3.91/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of KineticsJon
4.16/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of LeeMoore
4.53/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of ervc
4.51/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Mesa512
3.53/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of NHhomebrewguy
4.31/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Mikeszab
4.19/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of George1005
4.23/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of TylerKitchens
4.3/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of LagersAndAles
3.8/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Photo of scotorum
4.21/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured from the 22 oz. bomber into a Victory nonick.

a: Opaque black with clear ruby highlights near the bottom. Two inch thick tan head receded to thick even surface foam and dense lacing.

s: Milk chocolate.

t: Chocolate and cold black coffee up front over a mild hop balance. Sweet to dry finish.

m: Medium, good body, some carbonation tingle.

o: An excellent coffee porter, highly drinkable and flavorful. Warms well too.

Photo of MCImes
4.24/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

lots of coffee, great body, it's fairly dry which I like in a Porter but it's not too thin. there is just enough residual sweetness to give it enough body. the coffee comes through nicely but you can never put enough coffee in my beer so I might ask them to just put just a tad more in.

overall it's my second favorite coffee beer behind coffee bender. I'll buy this again

Photo of MakeMineADoubleJack
4.13/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of darcange
4/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Sgt_Solocam
4.69/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Love this! Drink and be merry. Sláinte!!!

Photo of Red34
4.31/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

If you love beer and coffee, look no further. Excellent offering.

Photo of dfecteau
4/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Burkbom23
4.21/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of bfitzge2
4.12/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Ale_Dog
4.73/5  rDev +16.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Tiernan
3.78/5  rDev -7.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

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Coffeehouse Porter from Berkshire Brewing Company Inc.
91 out of 100 based on 920 ratings.