Bell's Porter | Bell's Brewery, Inc.

BA SCORE
87
very good
2,943 Ratings
Bell's PorterBell's Porter
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc.
Michigan, United States
bellsbeer.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
One of our many award-winning beers, Porter emphasizes the darker, roasted aspects of malt. Hints of dark chocolate and freshly roasted coffee provide the focus, while hops remain in the background. Not as full-bodied as a stout, Porter bridges the gap between malty brown ales and our more heavily roasted stouts.

Added by Mitchster on 02-06-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,943
Reviews:
1,068
Avg:
3.88
pDev:
10.31%
 
 
Wants:
108
Gots:
416
For Trade:
6
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look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Dark, cola-brown with a light, off-white head and nice lacing.

Nose is savory. It is nutty and roasted. Salted almonds, cola, and chicory. A very appetizing smell.

Flavor is nutty, almost salty. Not overly dry like many porters. Coca-cola sweetness with a light biscuit finish.

Mouthfeel is clean and refreshing. Plenty of carbonation that makes it very balanced for a porter.

Overall, this is a well-balanced, well-executed porter that is roasted, but never gimmicky.

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Bell's Porter from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
3.88 out of 5 based on 2,943 ratings.
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