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Tuckaleechee Porter - Smoky Mountain Brewery & Restaurant

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Tuckaleechee PorterTuckaleechee Porter

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BA SCORE
85
very good

96 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 96
Reviews: 52
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 11.38%
Wants: 3
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Smoky Mountain Brewery & Restaurant visit their website
Tennessee, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-09-2002)
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Reviews by Misfit138:
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Misfit138

Tennessee

3.98/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had on tap at Smoky Mountain Brewery in Gatlinburg

A- Nice very dark brown, with very little head.

S- Roasted malts, perhaps some chocolate and caramel.

T- Very tasty, roasted chocolate malts with smooth caramel and perhaps hints of vanilla

M- Medium body with mild carbonation

D- Very high, I think it has a great flavor. I picked up some bottles of it to take home.

Serving type: on-tap

08-19-2008 17:34:18 | More by Misfit138
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S: Aromas of roasted grain, dark chocolate, cream, leather, vanilla bean, roasted nuts, and earthy ale hops are present on the nose.

T: Notes of leather, cream, vanilla bean, toasted almonds, roasted chestnuts, and nougat are present up front, while mild notes of hickory, coffee, dark chocolate, black walnut, and roasted grain make themselves known at mid-palate. The finish is mild and smooth with roasted nut, nougat, vanilla, and leather flavors.

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Tuckaleechee Porter from Smoky Mountain Brewery & Restaurant
85 out of 100 based on 96 ratings.