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Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald Porter - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald PorterGreat Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald Porter

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

4,623 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 4623
Reviews: 1824
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 9.86%


Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-09-2001)
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Illini5596

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4.6/5  rDev +8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

As a note, I've had this both in the bottle and on-tap. Either way it stands up proud and represents itself very well.

Great Lakes could not brew a bad beer if they tried. This is a true beer drinkers beer. Be forewarned if you aren't a fan of strong beers though, this one will kick you in the pants if you aren't prepared for it. The taste is at the same time both smooth and full, with a strong aftertaste of hoppy goodness. It's a beer that begs to be savored at the same time as it begs to be emptied so you can order up another. Deep and dark in color, with a decent frothy head, other porters aspire to be so good.

Serving type: on-tap

08-08-2005 18:13:12 | More by Illini5596
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Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald Porter from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 4,623 ratings.