Vanilla Porter | Breckenridge Brewery

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Vanilla PorterVanilla Porter
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Breckenridge Brewery
Colorado, United States
breckbrew.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Deep in the jungles of Papua New Guinea and Madagascar grows the perfect ingredient for an extraordinary Porter brewed in Colorado. Breckenridge Brewery’s Vanilla Porter. An ale that has all the chocolate and roasted nut flavor of a classic Porter, with an enigmatic surprise thrown in for good measure.

Added by Mebuzzard on 01-13-2006

BEER STATS
Ratings:
4,188
Reviews:
1,087
Avg:
3.55
pDev:
16.06%
 
 
Wants:
149
Gots:
1,154
For Trade:
1
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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Pours a very dark red color with a thin brown head. Head retention is virtually non-existent. Lacing is minimal. Has a roasted malty aroma with some vanilla and chocolate. Very smooth taste. There is some roasted malts up front, but it quickly goes to a silky vanilla. Very mild hoppy burst, but a nice bitterness at the end. Good beer. I would definitely drink again. Just not the best porter I have had. It will do for sure.

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Vanilla Porter from Breckenridge Brewery
3.55 out of 5 based on 4,188 ratings.
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