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

very good
2,930 Ratings
Bell's PorterBell's Porter

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

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

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look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Dark (as a porter should be) without much head to speak of. Tastes of coffee. Noticeable carbonation, rather light and thin mouthfeel. Toasty/malty flavors (as a porter should be). I love me some dark beer, and this is a great easy drinker, but as others have noted there is not a ton going on here. More of a session porter than anything else (not that there's anything wrong with that).

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Bell's Porter from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
3.88 out of 5 based on 2,930 ratings.
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