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Portsmouth Kate The Great - Portsmouth Brewery

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Portsmouth Kate The GreatPortsmouth Kate The Great

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

882 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 882
Reviews: 484
rAvg: 4.55
pDev: 10.11%
Wants: 2,683
Gots: 170 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Portsmouth Brewery visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: bewareOFpenguin on 04-07-2005)
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juhl31

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3.95/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

'09 vintage

-necessarily black with a medium brown head that looked well carbonated for the vintage

-nose is the best part. smells as if it is bourbon aged due to its sweet, caramel, vanilla character. also sniffs a touch warm

-a sweet RIP for sure. also, a lot more fruity than i would have expected, and not in a dark fruit way. couldn't really make out a specific fruit, but some kind of berry and maybe some white raisin. decent taste, but not as high in the bold type profiles that i enjoy

-a bit light bodied for the style. wish it was more chewy. definitely leads to being able to drink it quicker...although thats not really a plus

-a lot different experience than i was expecting. i wasnt disappointed, because i am surely glad to be able to try it, but it's nothing that i plan to seek out again

Serving type: bottle

12-30-2010 04:14:06 | More by juhl31
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Portsmouth Kate The Great from Portsmouth Brewery
100 out of 100 based on 882 ratings.