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Black Tail Porter - Wolf Brewing Company

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Black Tail Porter
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7 Ratings
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Ratings: 7
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 4.13%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Wolf Brewing Company visit their website
British Columbia, Canada

Style | ABV
American Porter |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: BashOnABike on 03-24-2012)
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BashOnABike

Alberta (Canada)

3.68/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured into 4oz taster @ The Island Beer Festival

A: Dark and opaque, with a creamy head with moderate retention. A bit of creamy lacing on sides.

S: No much, almost like a Baltic, somewhat..salty, dry porter scent, bit of roasted nuts and coffee.

T: Very malty and sugary, almost like a Wee Heavy. Cherry, smoke, some peat, bitter chocolate. Delicious, but somewhat expected.

M: Very creamy, it lingers on the tongue with just the right amount of carb. Still very dry, making for a nice palatte.

O: A very good beer, I would order it if given the chance. Not super complex, but a good take on the style, definitely tasty.

Serving type: on-tap

03-24-2012 17:39:06 | More by BashOnABike
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Boozecamel

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

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Erik-P

British Columbia (Canada)

4/5  rDev +3.4%

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souvenirs

British Columbia (Canada)

4.13/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

After drinking half my Blackheart, my friend's uncle felt the need to buy me another beer to make up for it. It certainly wasn't necessary, but I'm not going to say I minded getting to try another beer this weekend.

A: almost impenetrably black, with a big foamy dark tan head and good retention.
S: plum, coffee, cocoa, dark roasted malts
T: excellent! deep, rich flavours.
F: a bit thinner than expected.
O: I would definitely buy this again.

Serving type: bottle

10-15-2013 05:48:48 | More by souvenirs
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schopenhauerale

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

04-13-2013 06:11:00 | More by schopenhauerale
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KalanM

British Columbia (Canada)

4/5  rDev +3.4%

11-29-2012 05:34:48 | More by KalanM
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LampertLand

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Wolf Brewing "Blacktail Porter" @ 6% (first tasting was at Island Beer Fest served from a cask)now enjoying a 650 ml bottle served cold from the fridge into a stein poured
A-dark brown almost black with a creamy beige head with big lacing at the edge of tha glass
S-hints of coffee and molasses , bold dispostion
T-smooth and creamy
MF-clean finish , bit of a dry after taste
Ov-a bit hoppier than say Saltsprings-Porter , a lot cleaner , ok beer

cheers LampertLand

Serving type: bottle

04-11-2012 09:01:33 | More by LampertLand
Black Tail Porter from Wolf Brewing Company
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