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American Porter

Inspired from the now wavering English Porter, the American Porter is the ingenuous creation from that. Thankfully with lots of innovation and originality American brewers have taken this style to a new level. Whether it is highly hopping the brew, using smoked malts, or adding coffee or chocolate to complement the burnt flavor associated with this style. Some are even barrel aged in Bourbon or whiskey barrels. The hop bitterness range is quite wide but most are balanced. Many are just easy drinking session porters as well.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.5%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 1 to 50 (out of 3694) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Founders PorterFounders Brewing Company6.504.266,29994
Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald PorterGreat Lakes Brewing Co.5.804.255,78295
Victory At Sea Coffee Vanilla Imperial PorterBallast Point Brewing Company10.004.45,253100
Black Butte PorterDeschutes Brewery5.204.185,103100
Smoked PorterStone Brewing Co.5.904.013,95790
Vanilla PorterBreckenridge Brewery4.703.643,62585
Sierra Nevada PorterSierra Nevada Brewing Co.5.603.893,38688
Anchor PorterAnchor Brewing Company5.604.13,33098
Mocha PorterRogue Ales5.303.862,65092
Bell's PorterBell's Brewery, Inc.5.603.862,53587
Smuttynose Robust PorterSmuttynose Brewing Company6.204.132,38697
Smoked Porter - Vanilla BeanStone Brewing Co.5.903.882,26988
Samuel Adams Holiday PorterBoston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)5.803.722,23189
Alpha Klaus Christmas (Xmas) Porter3 Floyds Brewing Co.6.004.121,994-
Everett PorterHill Farmstead Brewery7.504.521,91290
Sweet Baby JesusDuClaw Brewing Company6.503.81,81470
CoCoNut PorterMaui Brewing Co.6.003.971,81384
Alaskan Smoked PorterAlaskan Brewing Co.6.504.161,77892
Pipeline PorterKona Brewing Co.5.403.81,63489
Leinenkugel's Snowdrift Vanilla PorterJacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company6.003.41,541-
Atwater Vanilla Java PorterAtwater Brewery6.003.421,483-
Maillard's Odyssey: Imperial Dark Ale (Beer Camp Across America)Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.8.504.041,347-
Shake Chocolate PorterBoulder Beer / Wilderness Pub5.903.991,296-
Smoked Porter - ChipotleStone Brewing Co.5.903.781,25481
King TitusMaine Beer Company7.504.141,195-
Highland Oatmeal PorterHighland Brewing5.803.871,19191
Imperial Doughnut BreakEvil Twin Brewing11.504.191,190-
Tröegs Dead Reckoning PorterTröegs Brewing Company5.803.81,187-
Maple Bacon Coffee PorterFunky Buddha Brewery6.404.51,145-
Terrapin Liquid BlissTerrapin Beer Company6.103.811,11586
Evil Twin Lil' BEvil Twin Brewing11.504.181,043-
Odell Cutthroat PorterOdell Brewing Company5.104.091,02198
New World PorterAvery Brewing Company6.703.841,01090
Yuengling Dark Brewed PorterYuengling Brewery4.703.3697079
Birth Of TragedyHill Farmstead Brewery9.004.44943-
Coffeehouse PorterBerkshire Brewing Company Inc.6.204.0794090
PorterSouthern Tier Brewing Company5.803.6790684
José Martí American PorterCigar City Brewing8.004.06903-
Black Marlin PorterBallast Point Brewing Company6.003.9687596
Twilight Of The IdolsHill Farmstead Brewery7.504.35868-
Imperial Biscotti Break Natale - Pretty Please With A Cherry On TopEvil Twin Brewing11.504.14848-
Samuel Adams Maple Pecan PorterBoston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)5.603.62835-
EugeneRevolution Brewing Company6.804827-
Old LeghumperThirsty Dog Brewing Company6.703.7981584
Black Butte XXVIDeschutes Brewery10.204.14753-
Saranac Caramel PorterMatt Brewing Company5.403.1474564
Last SnowFunky Buddha Brewery6.504.5730-
Wolaver's Alta Gracia Coffee PorterOtter Creek Brewing / Wolaver's5.003.9472186
Mudpuppy PorterCentral Waters Brewing Co.5.503.8571091
TREAT (Imperial Chocolate Pumpkin Porter)Midnight Sun Brewing Co.7.804.08705-
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