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Raspberry Porter - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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Raspberry PorterRaspberry Porter

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77
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220 Ratings
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Ratings: 220
Reviews: 195
rAvg: 3.37
pDev: 17.51%
Wants: 14
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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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scruffwhor

Illinois

4.65/5  rDev +38%
look: 3.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Medium and strong brown, with dark ruby red hues. Just very thin head at first that quickly recedes to nothing. I like the color, but the head and lack of bubbling brings it down a bit. The aroma is an awesome mix great porter maltiness and fruity raspberries. Light chocolate, maybe even caramel mixed with raspberries. The taste is almost a mirror image of the smell. A great dry malt bill mixed with, sweet, fruity raspberries. Chocolate powder, and light caramel notes. No creaminess, just good dryness. Light hops that help balance the sweet dryness of the malt and fruit.

Serving type: bottle

02-14-2008 05:03:09 | More by scruffwhor
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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.
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Raspberry Porter from Southern Tier Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 220 ratings.