Steam Porter | Box Steam Brewery

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Brewed by:
Box Steam Brewery
England, United Kingdom
boxsteambrewery.com

Style: English Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.40%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by woosterbill on 06-19-2011

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Ratings:
3
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.77
pDev:
5.04%
 
 
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Photo of StJamesGate
3.73/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

On cask at the Belfast Beer Festival, 2013.

Black with chest edges and steady creamy parchment head.
Sour mulch nose with a bit of smoke and berry.
Acid black, mulch, a speck of carob and some earth.
Raisin finish and mulchy linger.
Lt-med, chewy, round.

Very dark mild-ish. Hops a bit too English for my taste. But another direction to go with a porter.

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Photo of woosterbill
3.95/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Half-pint on cask at the Euston Tap.

A: Clear, nearly black body glows crimson when held up to light. Tight finger of tan head. Great retention, light lace. Nice.

S: Coffee, coffee, coffee. Maybe some malt sweetness as well, but coffee totally dominates. I like it.

T: Coffee, dark chocolate, pale malt, and some earthy hops. The finish is a little watery, but the coffee returns on the aftertaste. Enjoyable.

M: Smooth, light, and moderately carbonated. A little thin for a porter, but pleasant.

O: Solid beer, but somewhat weak and one-dimensional. Worth trying, but not one I'll be looking for in the future.

Cheers!

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Photo of wl0307
3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

Steam Porter from Box Steam Brewery
3.77 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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