Scuttlebutt Brewing Company - Restaurant and Pub

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Scuttlebutt Brewing Company - Restaurant and Pub
Washington, United States
American Porter
3.43 | pDev: 14.87%
Nov 09, 2020
Oct 18, 2003
Notes: None
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Rated: 3.25 by bv51 from Washington

Nov 09, 2020
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Reviewed by milkshakebeersucks from Maryland

3.51/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5
Mahogany appearance with an average size beige head and good lacing. Subtle aroma of roasted malts, coffee and just a touch of smoke and chocolate. Earthy, bitter, coffeeish taste. Medium bodied mouthfeel with a bit more carbonation than I prefer in my porters. Dry, average length finish.
Sep 28, 2020
Rated: 3.5 by RiceOwls27 from Texas

Apr 07, 2020
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Reviewed by daliandragon from Maryland

3.57/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5
This starts well, with a huge dark tan head and cocoa and caramel themed nose. The flavor is more balanced than usual for a porter, with hop bitterness mostly neutralizing the dark malt and coffee flavors you would expect. Texture is a bit thinner for the style as well. The result is kind of a boring, "meh" porter, or an exciting, complex schwarzbier.
Oct 04, 2019
Rated: 2.31 by Oh_Dark_Star from Washington

May 09, 2019
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Reviewed by BeerAndGasMasks from Virginia

3.79/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
This one says 5.5% alcohol. From the large, soon to expire, bottle, it pours a nice brown color with a modest head that slowly dissipates and leaves lacing. In the nose, it is light caramel and roasted malt. In the mouth, it is very pleasant lightly roasted malt flavor. Nice!
May 05, 2019
Rated: 3.49 by AngusOg from North Carolina

Apr 17, 2019
Rated: 3.3 by Jcarriglio from Florida

Jan 07, 2019
Rated: 3.68 by Rockhead from Virginia

Oct 26, 2018
Rated: 3.31 by chill-i-am from Washington

Aug 31, 2018
Rated: 4.28 by baldini from Georgia

Aug 22, 2018
Rated: 3.25 by wati47 from Nevada

Jul 31, 2018
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Reviewed by RandyV from Arizona

2.4/5  rDev -30%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5
I've never had a porter like this. Overly carbonated with a tangy, almost tart character. There's just no depth to this. There's something odd in the flavor profile of this that I can't put my finger on. Porters are a pretty straight forward style, and I've had many good ones. This ain't one of them.
Jul 15, 2018
Rated: 3.14 by WynnO from Florida

Jul 05, 2018
Rated: 4 by GraTePHuLDoL from Florida

Apr 01, 2018
Rated: 3 by Red_Zeke from Washington

Mar 13, 2018
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Reviewed by SLeffler27 from New York

2.89/5  rDev -15.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3
A huge, four-inch, frothy chestnut head turns rocky while settling to one-half inch. This Porter is black with dark cola highlights and spotty lace in a Cisco pint glass.

The aroma is soapy with a background of malted chocolate and a hint of roasted malt.

Mild chocolate syrup opens, followed by light roasted malt. Cola flavors, maybe subliminally induced, but are present. The finish is long and modest.

A medium body with nylon texture. High carbonation and alcohol as expected.

This is an okay beer once one gets past the aroma, and would be enjoyable after work with friends.
Mar 11, 2018
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Reviewed by DrMullet from Florida

3.02/5  rDev -12%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3
Pours a dark mahogany with moderate head.
Smell is light sweet malts. Faint chocolate odor.
Taste is sour and bitter. It overpowers the vague coffee/chocolate taste.
Thin and watery.
Mar 10, 2018
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Reviewed by nick_perry from North Carolina

3.27/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25
Pours a brown color with a lot of rising bubbles, and a frothy, lingering three-finger head. Aromas and flavors of chocolate. Nothing too complex, but a solid, well-done porter.
Feb 11, 2018
Rated: 4 by 1971bernat from Virginia

Jan 03, 2018
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