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Coffeehouse Porter - Berkshire Brewing Company Inc.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

823 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 823
Reviews: 452
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 10.05%
Wants: 75
Gots: 56 | 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:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: purplehops on 05-03-2002)
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

lic217, Sunday at 12:35 PM
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4.14/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Serving: In a sampler at Supreme Liquors in Central Square
Served: 19 September 2014

Appearance: Pours a nice dark brown with a dirty brown head. The head didn't stick around long but it could have been from the size of the sampler glass. 4/5

Smell: Strong notes of coffee with some mild sweetness there too. Almost smells like coffee ice cream. 4/5

Taste: Wow, really awesome flavor on this one. While the coffee in the beer is obviously one of the primary draws, it isn't dominating. Instead, I got a nice balance between coffee and maltiness, and even a nice assertion of smokiness on the back end, from the roasted malt. Really superbly done. 4.25/5

Feel: Nice and full on the tongue without being thick. Good carbonation gives it just enough liveliness to carry the beer on the palate without being too effervescent for the style.

Overall: A really great beer that I would highly recommend. A easy drinking coffee flavored beer that doesn't beat you over the head with anything. Outstanding. 4/5

Beric, Sunday at 01:59 AM
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4.8/5  rDev +17.6%

tscanlon51, Sunday at 12:43 AM
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3.52/5  rDev -13.7%

dgherm, Sunday at 12:04 AM
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

abrodsky, Saturday at 11:24 PM
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4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

jtsomr, Saturday at 03:56 PM
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

baraujo, Sep 17, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

porterman66, Sep 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

ordinarymatt, Sep 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

jascott2112, Sep 12, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

justinjar, Sep 09, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

kwjd, Sep 07, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

tobelerone, Sep 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

Arrowhuntr, Sep 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

On nitro, this brew is jet black topped with a full, creamy tan head with excellent retention.

Not much aroma pops through; fairly classic stout porter notes, mostly roasted barley, dark, overripe fruit, and some coffee.

I didn't get much coffee flavor in the first sip, but it definitely built throughout the sitting. The dominant character is simply roasted barley, but it's very well balanced in this beer, with virtually no sour fruit presence.

Creamy, full mouthfeel. Very drinkable porter.

This is an excellent porter, right up my alley. I wouldn't exactly grab it looking for a coffee stout; rather, the coffee flavor lends itself to the overall character of the beer.

Roguer, Sep 06, 2014
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4.52/5  rDev +10.8%

waige_pilson, Sep 05, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.2%

Shandycan, Sep 05, 2014
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3.44/5  rDev -15.7%

kennethkomentai, Sep 04, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -14.2%

LutherBrau, Sep 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

evergreen_machine, Sep 01, 2014
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3.92/5  rDev -3.9%

Ward1, Aug 30, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2%

S_Caplan, Aug 30, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

falconxman, Aug 25, 2014
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Coffeehouse Porter from Berkshire Brewing Company Inc.
91 out of 100 based on 823 ratings.