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Short's Publican Porter (Imperial London Porter) - Short's Brewing Company

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Short's Publican Porter (Imperial London Porter)Short's Publican Porter (Imperial London Porter)

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BA SCORE
94
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261 Ratings
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Ratings: 261
Reviews: 83
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 8.77%
Wants: 66
Gots: 27 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
English Porter |  9.15% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A Robust Porter.

(Beer added by: BeerBeing on 10-13-2007)
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Shibbykaiyai

Michigan

4.21/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

To start off, I do not like very many porters. Prior to having this one, I tried the Short's Cup of Joe and only made it two sips into it.

I was saddened to read that this beer is no longer being brewed as I finally found one I like.

It was a nice dark brown color when being poured into a pint class with a nice coffee aroma. It went down easy for a porter, an enjoyable brew. My liver is happy that I only had one and that it is discontinued because I could definitely drink more of these.

Serving type: bottle

02-10-2013 01:32:40 | More by Shibbykaiyai
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A: The beer is jet black in color. It poured with a short tan head that died down, leaving delicate lacing covering the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Moderate aromas of dark chocolate are present in the nose.
T: The taste is similar to the smell but the chocolate malts are much stronger and there also notes of coffee beans and hints of Oreo cookie wafers and roasted malts. Only slight bits of bitterness are noticeable.
M: It feels medium-bodied and a little smooth on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is extremely flavorful, rivaling that of a Russian Imperial Stout, except there is no bitterness and is obviously lighter in body.

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Short's Publican Porter (Imperial London Porter) from Short's Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 261 ratings.