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Black Jack Porter - Left Hand Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
good

972 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 972
Reviews: 459
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 11.86%
Wants: 35
Gots: 49 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
English Porter |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Slight malt Sweetness with notes of dark chocolate, espresso and herbal hops.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-16-2001)
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Reviews by happygnome:
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happygnome

Minnesota

3.83/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: pours a transparent dark brown color with about a half inch of tan colored head that disappears at medium pace leaving sticky lacing around the edge of the glass and top of the beer. Carbonation bubbles can be seen rising to the top of the beer.

S: Very nice aroma. Cocoa, and roasted coffee aroma. Very inviting

T: Dark roasted cocoa and coffee, balanced with a nice sweet aroma. Slight bitterness.

M: medium bodied beer with good carbonation

Overall, this is a nice brew but i dont know that i will purchase again

Serving type: bottle

06-24-2011 13:25:02 | More by happygnome
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Black Jack Porter from Left Hand Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 972 ratings.