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Raspberry Porter - Southern Tier Brewing Company

Raspberry PorterRaspberry Porter

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218 Ratings
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Ratings: 218
Reviews: 195
rAvg: 3.37
pDev: 17.51%


Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: klewis on 10-22-2007)
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look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Pouring a cellar temp bottle into a pint glass.
Pours a rich dark brown with some mahogany highlights on the edges of the glass. Minimal creamy beige head foams up and remains a thin surface layer.
Aroma is mild with raspberry and chocolate almost like a fruit filled candy, maybe the fruit paste kind not the gel.
First sip reveals a very light and thin body and tiny gentle rolling carbonation.
Flavor is similar to the nose, with a mild overall profile, but I get some roasted malt and dry baker's chocolate. These flavors roll to sweet raspberry notes. Finish is also a little dry.
Not a flawed brew but not overly interesting. It held up pretty well over time, but I wonder if it was a little more bold fresh?

Serving type: bottle

08-11-2012 04:27:23 | More by sulldaddy
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rlee1390

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3.15/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

A-Black, but not dark, one finger head.

S-Mainly raspberries, some not much roasted malt.

T-Completely dominated by the raspberries, roasted malt and other porter flavors can't really be found. No bitter as well.

M-Medium bodied, smooth not much carbonation.

O-Had this, the Porter and Raspberry Wheat tonight to compare all three. I would assume this a blend of the others. However what made the Porter and Wheat good (Roasted Malts, Chocolate, coffee, hops/light refreshing and fruity) when mixed did not help each other. The robustness of the porter was overwhelmed by raspberries but the lightness of the wheat was taken over by the porter.

Serving type: bottle

10-09-2011 15:11:01 | More by rlee1390
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Raspberry Porter from Southern Tier Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 218 ratings.