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Saranac Caramel Porter - Matt Brewing Company

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Saranac Caramel PorterSaranac Caramel Porter

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BA SCORE
72
okay

668 Ratings
THE BROS
63
poor

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Ratings: 668
Reviews: 433
rAvg: 3.12
pDev: 22.76%
Wants: 6
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Matt Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-05-2001)
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3/5  rDev -3.8%

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2.25/5  rDev -27.9%

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Iowa

2.5/5  rDev -19.9%

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3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

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therealsikes

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -19.9%

08-06-2014 23:01:39 | More by therealsikes
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atlbravsrno1

Tennessee

3/5  rDev -3.8%

08-04-2014 16:03:47 | More by atlbravsrno1
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3.5/5  rDev +12.2%

08-03-2014 19:45:28 | More by bsteels
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tviz33

New York

3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

07-30-2014 03:18:57 | More by tviz33
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cavemanlawyer1999

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -3.8%

07-29-2014 05:02:28 | More by cavemanlawyer1999
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speedball33

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +28.2%

07-23-2014 17:21:08 | More by speedball33
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WhiteHillsStore

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev +20.2%

I seem to like this beer a lot more than other people. The appearance is a nice dark hazel or brown with a nice head. The smell is sweet with a lot of the caramel as well as toasted scents from the malt. The taste is delicious with a full beginning with the toasted malt flavor and then ends on the sweet caramel. The only problem I had was it is a little thin for a porter. I might have nostalgia glasses on, but I still love this beer.

07-23-2014 16:29:22 | More by WhiteHillsStore
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timmy2b

New York

4.25/5  rDev +36.2%

07-20-2014 03:50:32 | More by timmy2b
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AndyBSound


4.25/5  rDev +36.2%

07-15-2014 19:56:16 | More by AndyBSound
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olinwp

Delaware

2/5  rDev -35.9%

07-06-2014 17:02:56 | More by olinwp
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New York

3/5  rDev -3.8%

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New York

3.75/5  rDev +20.2%

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West Virginia

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Pennsylvania

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Virginia

3/5  rDev -3.8%

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New Jersey

2.25/5  rDev -27.9%

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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +12.2%

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Foyle

Wyoming

2.45/5  rDev -21.5%

Appearance: Pours a fluffy 2” off white head recedes slowly leaving faint lacing. Color is deep ruby red but mostly opaque, moderate carbonation bubbles visible.
Aroma: if you like caramel you should love the smell of this beer. Aroma is exactly like Brach’s caramel cubes with some toasted barley malt and earthy hop in the background.
Mouthfeel: Fairly light and watery, especially for the style. Finish is dry.
Flavor: caramel dominates along with licorice, toasted bread, mild hop presence
Overall: This is a good beer. Not outstanding but nothing here really excites me. Most memorable aspect is the caramel which I have never found more intense in any other beer. I love caramel, but in this beer it could use a little balance.

04-27-2014 01:25:53 | More by Foyle
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North Carolina

3/5  rDev -3.8%

04-24-2014 22:58:16 | More by Colin77
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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +12.2%

04-18-2014 00:50:59 | More by pagardner
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Saranac Caramel Porter from Matt Brewing Company
72 out of 100 based on 668 ratings.