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Black Butte Porter - Deschutes Brewery

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Black Butte PorterBlack Butte Porter

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

4,043 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 4,043
Reviews: 1,307
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 10.74%
Wants: 297
Gots: 347 | FT: 13
Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Alc. by Vol.: 5.2%
IBUs: 30

192 calories per 12 oz serving

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-24-2001)
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KTCamm

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4.65/5  rDev +11%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Poured from a bomber into a glass beer stein. 11/29

Pours dark black, thick creamy patchy white snow foam. Very picturesque. Dark chocolate nose, hints of coffee. Aroma bursts forth. Taste is creamy, milky, loads of chocolate with a very soft, balanced, even bitter. Creamy mouthfeel. Everything a porter should be. One of the best beers I've ever had.

Serving type: bottle

12-14-2013 14:15:41 | More by KTCamm
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Black Butte Porter from Deschutes Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 4,043 ratings.