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Almond Milk Porter - 21st Amendment Brewery

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Almond Milk Porter
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41 Ratings
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Ratings: 41
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.58
pDev: 12.85%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
21st Amendment Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  7.60% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: taylor714914 on 12-20-2013)
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wrightst

Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +25.7%

06-18-2014 23:46:31 | More by wrightst
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Boone757

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

06-13-2014 20:17:39 | More by Boone757
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NJBeer265

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -9.2%

05-22-2014 16:24:35 | More by NJBeer265
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MrGone

California

3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

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Sanchezrox23

Virginia

4/5  rDev +11.7%

04-23-2014 08:47:15 | More by Sanchezrox23
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thecheapies

Pennsylvania

3.61/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Light cola-colored porter. Soft and small head.

Cherried almond, elixiry aromas, nutty and only mildly roasty. Almost a berry flavor.

Almond milk, for sure, and blackberries. More elixiry cherry, like an unsweet amaretto. Nicely malty with a spicy hop backing. Roast heap and milkiness. Smooth mouthfeel with a spicy carb finish.

Uncharacteristically, a porter. But still tasty.

Serving type: on-tap

04-14-2014 21:48:39 | More by thecheapies
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AlexLong

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

04-10-2014 01:04:55 | More by AlexLong
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KAP1356

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

03-29-2014 19:59:25 | More by KAP1356
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largadeer

California

3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

03-24-2014 06:20:21 | More by largadeer
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acp21178

New York

3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

03-16-2014 13:53:01 | More by acp21178
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westcoastbeerlvr

California

3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

03-14-2014 03:45:35 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
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BeerForMuscle

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

03-06-2014 02:03:18 | More by BeerForMuscle
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thsSAMO

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +25.7%

03-03-2014 00:38:37 | More by thsSAMO
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Dylanjf

New York

4/5  rDev +11.7%

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DerrickW

Georgia

3/5  rDev -16.2%

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nrweigand43

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

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KornWallace

New York

3/5  rDev -16.2%

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lccrunchy

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +11.7%

02-24-2014 22:40:22 | More by lccrunchy
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qchic

Maryland

3/5  rDev -16.2%

02-22-2014 00:11:05 | More by qchic
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oriolesfan4

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

02-18-2014 05:46:59 | More by oriolesfan4
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NYR2

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +18.7%

02-17-2014 02:41:51 | More by NYR2
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Gatordaddy

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

02-13-2014 02:18:37 | More by Gatordaddy
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vfgccp

New York

2.5/5  rDev -30.2%

02-07-2014 22:06:42 | More by vfgccp
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illpass78

Maine

3.83/5  rDev +7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pint on tap at the Lark in East Northport, N.Y.

Appearance: It's a dark ruby color with a minimal white head that is gone fast. Not as dark as most porters; held to the light it's kind of a clear reddish brown. My friend ordered an Avery brown ale and the waitress had to sniff our beers to tell them apart.

Aroma: I'm not surprised said waitress recognized my beer via sniff. It really smells like almond milk. Blindfolded, I would think it was a glass of almond milk right next to a porter or brown ale. The sweetness of the almond milk dominates, but there's also some roastiness and maybe a touch of (weakish) coffee in the nose. An attractive smell. Alcohol not noticeable.

Taste: Follows the nose. The beer has your typical porter roastiness and chocolatey notes, but the almond milk flavor is very forward. It gets a little less dominant as it warms, but it's definitely aptly named. You see a lot of "wacky flavor" beers out there that leave you thinking, "Why is this named that?" This isn't one of them. Almond milk all the way. It was good; would drink again. Sweet for a porter; could be a dessert beer, though I paired it with a veggie burger and pub fries.

Mouthfeel: Somewhat light of body for a porter. I wouldn't say watery, but definitely on the thin end of the spectrum for a dark beer.

Overall: It's 2014 and of course there's an almond milk beer. But, hey, it's decent. For a slightly high ABV beer, the alcohol isn't noticeable at all. If I were to have this again, it would probably be as a dessert, and it'd make a good one for sure.

Serving type: on-tap

02-07-2014 04:07:36 | More by illpass78
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smcolw

Massachusetts

3.83/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Lasting beige head that leaves chunky strips of lace. The brew dark cherry brown where light passes along the edge. Hard to tell but it appears to be quite clear, particularly for the style.

The smell is primarily of burnt malts. There's a touch of sourness and vanilla. Lots of cream.

True to description, I taste substantial almond and milk. The swallow features some of the deeply roasted malts and even some hop bitterness. Thin bodied with an elevated carbonation. Complex enough to be interesting throughout.

Serving type: on-tap

02-04-2014 22:27:55 | More by smcolw
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Almond Milk Porter from 21st Amendment Brewery
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