Stone Smoked Porter | Stone Brewing

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Stone Smoked PorterStone Smoked Porter
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Stone Brewing
California, United States
stonebrewing.com

Style: Smoked Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A porter with hints of chocolate & coffee balanced by subtle smokiness
First Release: December 1996

When first released, our smoky version of a traditional English porter was ahead of its time. Today, it's a highly regarded staple among craft beer fans and our go-to food complement, pairing effortlessly with all kinds of cuisine, from peanut butter and banana sandwiches to braised pork belly and apple pie. This worldly libation is dark, smooth and complex, with chocolate and coffee flavors suffused with subtle smokiness from the addition of peat-smoked malt.

Added by kbub6f on 03-18-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
4,182
Reviews:
1,811
Avg:
4.02
pDev:
11.19%
 
 
Wants:
196
Gots:
528
For Trade:
1
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

poured into a pint glass.
dark brown with a hint of amber, short tanish off-white colored head. the smell is a robust combination of smokey roasted chocolate. the flavor follows the smells, a nice roasty feel to it with hints of chocolate and coffee. nice carbonation give it an umph but still give you that rich toasty aftertaste. Well Done!

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-Deep opaque brown color. thick fluffy 3 finger head.

S-Smokey, sour, grainy smell

T- Mild smoke flavor, i almost wouldnt notice it if it wasn't called "smoked porter". Very pleasant, sweet, a bit nutty. ever so slightly bitter. the smoke flavor came out a bit more as the beer warmed up.

M-Very smooth and silky. great carbonation level.

D-a very drinkable, sessionable porter. a bit on the sweet side, which is nice. no complaints here!

once again, shared this one with the donkeyrunner, thanks dude.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

on tap

A- pours a deep dark brown almost black with a nice frothy khaki head with ton of sticky lacing

S-smoked malts,with some chocolate.some baked bread and some coffee

T- just the right amount of smoked malts greet you with some chocolate and coffee flavors that are rounded out with a slight wood/earth tatse

M- medium carbonation with a mouth full of flavor

O- a nice porter with just the right amount of smoke flavor makes for a smooth tasty porter

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Stone Smoked Porter from Stone Brewing
4.02 out of 5 based on 4,182 ratings.
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