(512) Raspberry Beret
(512) Brewing Company

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Beer Geek Stats:
Style:
American Porter
ABV:
6.8%
Score:
Needs more ratings
Avg:
4.21 | pDev: 10.45%
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
8
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(512) Brewing Company
 
Texas, United States
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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 8
Photo of zonker17
4.19/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Served on cask, no head but lacing. Opaque, dark and a red hue trying to show itself. Nose light with raspberry, mineral. Chocolate raspberry bomb on the tongue without being overly sweet. Light mouthfeel with a bit of a coating, not quite creamy.

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Photo of starkmarvelo
4.37/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

(512) Pecan Porter (Cacao & Raspberry)

A- Pretty much black in color with some brown hue and a 1/2 finger off white head.

S- Aromas of cacao powder and ripe raspberries. Didn't get to smell it much.

T- unsweetened cacao powder (like the stuff on truffles) hits the palate right away followed by those ripe raspberries that I smelled. The combination of the two made kind of a chipotle fruitiness to me. Works well though. On the finish there's a nice nutty flavor with hints of chocolate.

M- super smooth! Moderate carbonation.

O- all the flavors blend well together. Nothing overpowers anything else. Very well balanced and very smooth and a bit creamy. Probably the smoothest Porter I've had. Great stuff.

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Photo of Mora2000
4/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Cask at the Holy Grail Pub.

The beer pours a dark brown to black color with an off-white head. The aroma has a lot of cocoa notes, as well as some roasted malt and a hint of raspberry. The flavor is similar. I get some burnt malt and cocoa notes, as well as some dark fruit notes. As the beer warms up I get some additional raspberry notes, which compliment the other flavors quite nicely. Medium mouthfeel and low carbonation. A nice take on a very good beer.

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(512) Raspberry Beret from (512) Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.21 out of 5 with 8 ratings