Robust Porter | Bemidji Brewing Company, LLC

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Brewed by:
Bemidji Brewing Company, LLC
Minnesota, United States
bemidjibeer.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.30%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by ZAP on 11-17-2012

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Reviews:
2
Ratings:
8
Avg:
4.11
pDev:
9.98%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 8
Reviews by Bighuge:
Photo of Bighuge
4.67/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Had the pleasure of enjoying this beer on tap during a recent visit to ZAP's. It has a dark body, almost opaque. Deep crimson,mahogany hues when held to a light source. The chocolate brown head leaves moderate amounts of lace. Awesome aroma of milk chocolate, roasted malt and coffee. Taste is spot on for a robust porter. Not a huge beer, nor should it be. Flavors are very distinct and nice....milk chocolate, java, roast and a little vanilla. Medium body, lightly carbonated. Quite drinkable and quite flavorful. Solid porter. Nice dry finish with slight roasted astringency. Chalky as well, which I like. Great intro into this new brewery. Can't wait to try more.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of LXIXME
4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of jwerner23
4/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of Peder
3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Photo of Wetenkamp
4/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of ZAP
3.65/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

My first foray into the newest brewery to hit the northwoods. Very small operation and supplying draft to only one account for now but they seem to have a good thing going and a brewmaster who knows his stuff it seems.

A-Pours a nice deep, dark brown...creamy tan head laces the glass nicely...

S-Very nice roasty aroma....coffee...and dark chocolate.

T-A lot of dark chocolate and roasted malts...

M-Light side of medium bodied....clean.... one of the driest porters I've ever had on the finish.

O-Good, solid, dryish porter with modest weight but a nice roasty flavor and aroma with some dark chocolate notes as well...very clean...nothing off at all...nice effort here...good drinker...quality beer.

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Photo of dmadsen
4.1/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Mplsbrew
3.29/5  rDev -20%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Robust Porter from Bemidji Brewing Company, LLC
4.11 out of 5 based on 8 ratings.
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