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Fade To Black (Volume 3 - Pepper Porter) - Left Hand Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

490 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 490
Reviews: 191
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 14.36%
Wants: 11
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: claytong on 09-28-2011)
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gshak

Texas

4.4/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - aggressive pour from bottle to an over-sized wine glass generated about 4 fingers' widh of mocha-colored head with tight bubbles. Couldn't get all of the beer in. Head subsides into a ring, leaving a sticky, impressive lacing all around.

S - milk chocolate, and capuccino right off the bat, followed by roasted malts, slight smokiness, and very mild peppery, tobacco notes.

T - follows the nose. Capuccino, milk chocolate followed by roastiness, finishing with smokey pepper finish. Just enough spiciness to cut the sweetness and prepare the palate for another sip. Slight lingering heat from the peppers as well. Remarkably well done; I really dig this one.

M - medium to medium-full, incredibly well-layered bringing out pronounced flavors of the above mentioned components.

O - this drink is an easy A for me. If I were to take the price point into consideration this is an A+. Easily the best porter for me, that comes in a six pack.

Serving type: bottle

12-07-2011 01:36:32 | More by gshak
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Fade To Black (Volume 3 - Pepper Porter) from Left Hand Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 490 ratings.