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Hale's Nightroll Porter - Hale's Ales Brewery & Pub

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Hale's Nightroll Porter
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Ratings: 8
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 4.77%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
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Hale's Ales Brewery & Pub visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: lacqueredmouse on 08-07-2012)
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On nitro-tap at the brewery in Seattle. Something like a smoother, more pumped up version of their Troll Porter.

Pours a deep brown-black colour with solid opacity and a firm body. Head is insanely thick and smooth, forming a crema-to-off-white head that leaves creamy lace. Tiny bubbles when tilted. Yes.

Creamy smooth aromas from the get-go. Milk chocolate, slightly, judiciously toasted grain—it creates a mild smoothness that doesn't over power. No overt roasted characters. Smells great.

Taste follows this theme as well. Light, creamy entry, with a touch of roast which gives a slightly acid tone. Clean, smooth mid-palate feels slightly empty, before some more prominent dark characters come through on the back to leave a lingering roast with a hint of sparkling effervescence.

Feel is smooth and languid from the nitro—it really helps overall, as I feel is might feel a bit thin in and of itself.

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Hale's Nightroll Porter from Hale's Ales Brewery & Pub
- out of 100 based on 8 ratings.