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Fuller's London Porter - Fuller Smith & Turner PLC

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Fuller's London PorterFuller's London Porter

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

1,986 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,986
Reviews: 1,125
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 10.24%
Wants: 140
Gots: 81 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Fuller Smith & Turner PLC visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Porter |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-20-2001)
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micromaniac129

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4.43/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

A pleasing beer to look at. Color is deep brown with rubby high lights. Has a tan or beige head that's about average, nothing special.
The aroma is of rich raosted malts some coffee and chocolate.
A very good tasting beer that is complex as stated on the label.
Starts bitter roasted malt taste, then a nice belt of maybe smokey coffee and some sweet cocoa. Finishes smooth and dry in flavor, maybe even a bit of biscuit at very end. Sweet.
You would think that this beer should be thick and chewy but it's surprizing light in body. Not watery.
There really is not alot to dislike about this beer.
I think the flavor and it's complexity are the best part of this beer.
A little bit more foam for presentation wouldn't hurt either too.
Drink well my friends

Serving type: bottle

10-15-2010 00:50:34 | More by micromaniac129
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Fuller's London Porter from Fuller Smith & Turner PLC
94 out of 100 based on 1,986 ratings.