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Payback Smoked Porter - Speakeasy Ales & Lagers

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BA SCORE
85
very good

39 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 39
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 13.12%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Speakeasy Ales & Lagers visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Smoked Beer |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: elNopalero on 02-27-2013)
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4/5  rDev +5%

bernat1971, Sep 15, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

GeorgeCarroll, Aug 20, 2014
Photo of UCLABrewN84
4/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours an opaque black with a foamy dark khaki head that settles to a film on top of the beer. Foamy rings of lace line the glass on the drink down. Smell is of dark roasted malt, smoked malt, and slight band-aid aromas. Taste is much the same with dark roasted malt and smoke flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of roasty and smoke bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a good level of carbonation with a crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a good beer with a solid, balanced smoke presence that makes this one easy to drink.

UCLABrewN84, Jul 02, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

aakerman, Nov 04, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

hozersr, Jul 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +5%

MarkyMOD, Sep 19, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

paulish, Jul 23, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

I really enjoy that most of the Hop taste is on the front end instead of the after taste.

SonicAddict, Sep 14, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

josephwa, May 06, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

SDG1070, Jul 02, 2013
Photo of EgadBananas
4.29/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Black pour, tan head, finger, no real lacing. Meaty aroma, chocolate, coffee, high roast, smoke, char. Smoky undertones, chocolate, coffee notes and plenty roastiness. Good balance, hearty smoke. Creamy, medium body, great drinkability. Looking very forward to the base porter on this.

EgadBananas, May 24, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +18.1%

Nathans_86ed, Aug 17, 2013
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4.55/5  rDev +19.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

This pours a dark roasty-black color with light foaming. It has a great assertive smoked aroma on it, big and intense, with a wonderful smokey flavor and finish. Thick, heavy, like liquid BBQ. This is not a beginners smoked beer by any means. Of course I loved it.

elNopalero, Feb 27, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +24.7%

Shogun730, May 25, 2013
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Payback Smoked Porter from Speakeasy Ales & Lagers
85 out of 100 based on 39 ratings.