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Maple Porter - St. Lawrence Brewing Company

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Maple Porter
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BA SCORE
81
good

33 Ratings
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Ratings: 33
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.49
pDev: 12.32%
Wants: 0
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
St. Lawrence Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: gr8zehaman on 12-18-2013)
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Visually this beer delivers: rich, chocolate-brown, and opaque, with a thick cap of tan foam topping it all off. The aroma is somewhat strange however, with dark malt, wet leather, a hint of cocoa, and a slightly sour raisin note. No sign of maple either. Medium-bodied, the flavor is dominated by a tangy, metallic taste that lingers into the finish. Bitterness emerges late into the sip, with an almost burnt flavor. Overall, I wanted a smoother, creamier porter with more character. This one needs work.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Black body and a thick creamy white head.

I found some roasty cocoa and nuttiness in the nose, unfortunately I also found something metallic and off.

The taste is the same, there are some decent porter characteristics here, but I didn't find any maple syrup. The metallic finish was off putting.

This just isn't very good beer.

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Maple Porter from St. Lawrence Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 33 ratings.