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Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald Porter - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald PorterGreat Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald Porter

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

4,952 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 4,952
Reviews: 1,838
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 9.86%
Wants: 463
Gots: 373 | FT: 19
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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timherremans

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4.33/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

appearance - Poured into a goblet at around 55 degrees F, as recommended. Head was around half an inch and a nice creamy tan color. It did not dissipate to fast. Lacing is decent. Deep brown hues, near black when looking through the glass.

smell - Malt, roasted malt. Toffee and coffee. Lovely.

taste - Head is creamy. Roasted malts are upfront and very good. They give off this delicious roasted coffee flavor. Finish is bittersweet and smooth, just slightly creamy. Aftertaste is of roasted malt and coffee beans.

mouthfeel - Nice enough carbonation to give the brew texture but not mask the flavors it holds. Somewhat creamy finish. Just a touch on the thin side.

overall - A great porter. I recommend it to many.

Serving type: bottle

03-27-2011 21:11:23 | More by timherremans
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Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald Porter from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 4,952 ratings.