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Bully! Porter - Boulevard Brewing Co.

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Bully! PorterBully! Porter

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BA SCORE
85
very good

988 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 988
Reviews: 514
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 12.93%
Wants: 43
Gots: 37 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Boulevard Brewing Co. visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
English Porter |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
The intense flavors of dark-roasted malt in Boulevard’s rendition of the classic English porter are perfectly balanced by a generous and complex hop character. Bully! Porter’s robust nature makes it the ideal companion to a variety of foods, from seafood to chocolate.

49 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-17-2001)
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HoustonTX

Texas

4/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bully is dark in appearance, motor oil black from a far - reddish brown in the light. Good head off white in color, and great retention.

Smell is dominated by heavy malts. Roasted brown sugar, burnt caramel, and chocolaty biscuits. Very nice!

Taste is once again malt heavy, and resembles the nose. Lots of tasty malt notes - heavy roasted coffee, and bitter dark chocolate. Hints of smoke, leather, and tobacco. Just an astounding display of malt complexity. Very full bodied, with a meaty mouthfeel. Some herbal hops flow into the nice overall bitterness, attributing some nice raw and refined balance. Finishes chocolaty, with lingering dryness and roasted earthiness. Quite nice!

This is a tasty Porter, love the raw earthy complexity of all the malts. It leans towards a deeper, more bitter flavor tone but, everything works out well. Great offering from Boulevard.

Serving type: bottle

09-10-2009 03:36:47 | More by HoustonTX
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Bully! Porter from Boulevard Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 988 ratings.