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Dirty Old Man Imperial Rye Porter - Tyranena Brewing Company

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Dirty Old Man Imperial Rye PorterDirty Old Man Imperial Rye Porter

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

545 Ratings
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Ratings: 545
Reviews: 348
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 8.92%
Wants: 75
Gots: 44 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Tyranena Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  7.90% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Aged in Rye Whiskey barrels.

(Beer added by: Atron67 on 02-10-2008)
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alleykatking

Indiana

4.18/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from 12oz bottle.

A- Pours a dark brown almost black color. One and a half finger tan head shows good retention. Lacing on the sides of the glass was light webbing.

S- Roasted malts in the front of the beer with a lingering chocolate note in the nose. Notes of oak and vanilla come in the middle. Molasses and coffee in the ending with hitns of alcohol hinting toward the very end.

T- Chocolate notes mixed with a roasted malt come in first with this beer. There is a light caramel malt underbody which shows in the middle of the beer with some light oak flavor as well. A hint of smoked molasses in the ending of the beer goes well with a light roasted coffee flavor. Alcohol shows ever so lightly in the very end.

M- Medium mouthfeel. Carbonation is good for hte style. Chocoalte, vanilla, and oak are left on the palate. Aftertaste is alcohol, coffee, hint of vanilla, and molasses. Flavors were blended pretty well making smooth flavors all around. No off flavors were present in the beer while drinking. Medium alcohol drying on the palate.

O- This beer was a great beer which seems to be the norm with this series. The ABV was well hidden which can and will sneak up on you. The flavors were very well balanced which seems to be hard nowadays with barrel aged beer.

Serving type: bottle

05-28-2011 05:15:38 | More by alleykatking
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Dirty Old Man Imperial Rye Porter from Tyranena Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 545 ratings.