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Mary's Maple Porter (Brewmaster's Series) - Brooklyn Brewery

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Mary's Maple Porter (Brewmaster's Series)
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Ratings: 217
Reviews: 61
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 14.21%
Wants: 8
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
English Porter |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BEERchitect on 01-30-2012)
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Photo of TheManiacalOne
4/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On-tap 9/2/2012 at Pour Farm Tavern in New Bedford, MA, served in a US tumbler pint glass.

A: The beer is dark brown color, with a short light brown head that fades slowly and leaves a thin lace on the glass.

S: The aroma contains maple, caramel, roasted malts and a touch of hops.

T: The taste starts out with sweet flavors of maple, nuts, caramel and coffee. Then a hearty roasted malt character comes in. The hops presence is good for the style and creates a good balance. The after-taste is slightly sweet and slightly bready.

M: Crisp and smooth, medium body, medium carbonation, finish is slightly sticky.

O: Tasty, goes down easily, not too filling, good kick, good representation of style, this is a nice porter to drink for a long time.

TheManiacalOne, Sep 16, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

EigenBeer, Sep 13, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Eriktheipaman, Sep 11, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Magery, Sep 08, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Cpculliton, Sep 06, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

nickfl, Aug 29, 2012
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4/5  rDev +9.3%

stevevictor, Aug 22, 2012
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4/5  rDev +9.3%

Japple, Aug 14, 2012
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3/5  rDev -18%

djrn2, Aug 05, 2012
Photo of Barbie
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

Barbie, Aug 04, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

oldp0rt, Jul 28, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

wizo, Jul 25, 2012
Photo of jmdrpi
4.25/5  rDev +16.1%

jmdrpi, Jul 22, 2012
Photo of Liz8646
4/5  rDev +9.3%

Liz8646, Jul 19, 2012
Photo of thagr81us
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Served from tap into a sampler imperial pint. Poured a massively dark brown with a half finger beige head that subsided to a minimal amount almost instantly. Maintained decent lacing throughout the glass. The aroma was comprised of roasted malt, bread, subtle sweet syrup, and a hint of coffee. The flavor was of roasted malt, subtle coffee, buttery, bread, and spices. It had a medium feel on the palate with medium carbonation. Overall this was a decent brew. I really wasn't impressed by this one too much if I am completely honest. With a name containing Maple in it, I really went into this one expecting to be blown away by the maple presence. Sadly this was not the case... It did have notes of it in the aroma, but that was about it that I picked up on. Definitely not bad, but also definitely not the best I've had from the style.

thagr81us, Jul 16, 2012
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4/5  rDev +9.3%

rolltide8425, Jul 11, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +16.1%

POTABLE83, Jul 06, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Psychmusic, Jun 27, 2012
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4/5  rDev +9.3%

kennethkearns, Jun 26, 2012
Photo of mdfb79
4/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From 06/22/12 notes. Had on tap at Amity Hall in W 3rd St in NYC. Served in a pint glass.

a - Pours a dark brown color with one inch of light tan head and moderate carbonation evident.

s - Smells of maple, roasted malts, chocolate, sweet dark fruits. Nice maple up front.

t - Tastes of sweet maple, molasses, sweet dark fruits, roasted malts, chocolate, toasted malts. A little sweeter than the nose, pretty nice again.

m - Medium body and moderate carbonation. Smooth, and pretty easy to drink.

o - Overall a very nice beer; pretty much exactly what I was hoping it would be. Maple comes through strong in the nose and taste, as do porter notes. A bit sweet, but I liked it quite a bit, and would like to have it again, though probably not more than 1 in a night.

mdfb79, Jun 26, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +29.8%

JohnBender, Jun 25, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

jeffthepony, Jun 24, 2012
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3/5  rDev -18%

disemgrowler, Jun 23, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -24.9%

ejimhof, Jun 19, 2012
Mary's Maple Porter (Brewmaster's Series) from Brooklyn Brewery
83 out of 100 based on 217 ratings.