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Dundee Porter | Genesee Brewing Co. / Dundee Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Genesee Brewing Co. / Dundee Brewing Co.
New York, United States
geneseebeer.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by John on 11-04-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#41,722
Reviews:
233
Ratings:
467
pDev:
14.78%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
9
Gots:
51
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 467 |  Reviews: 233
Photo of TheBeerMaster1
3.3/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Reminded me so much of flying bisons lager with a bit more complexity. I swear I taste a hint of peanut butter in both brews, but I digress. It was weird because my buddy and I enjoyed the first one then the second one we had we both did not like. Not sure if that's a consistency issue or what. It wasn't terrible, but wouldn't get again nevertheless.

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Photo of a77cj7
3.75/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ClavisAurea
3/5  rDev -13%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of papat444
2.75/5  rDev -20.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Flashback #148

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Photo of ShawnOfSulfur
4.06/5  rDev +17.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jpuetz
2.5/5  rDev -27.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of superspak
3.74/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 ounce bottle into pint glass, bottled on 12/9/2014. Pours crystal clear deep reddish brown color with a 2 finger dense and rocky light khaki head with fantastic retention, that reduces to a nice cap that lasts. Nice dense soapy lacing clings down the glass, with a good amount of streaming carbonation retaining the head. Fantastic appearance. Aromas of dark chocolate, cocoa, coffee, caramel, toast, dark bread, light smoke/char, herbal, grass, light molasses/dark fruit, and herbal/roasted earthiness. Nice and pleasant aromas with good balance and complexity of dark/roast/bready malt and earthy hop notes; with solid strength. Taste of big dark chocolate, cocoa, coffee, caramel, toast, dark bread, light smoke/char, herbal, grass, light molasses/dark fruit and herbal/roasted earthiness. Good amount of herbal hop/roasted bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of dark chocolate, cocoa, coffee, caramel, toast, dark bread, light smoke/char, and herbal/roasted earthiness on the finish for a while. Nice complexity, robustness, and balance of dark/roast/bready malt and earthy hops flavors; with a nice roasted bitterness/sweetness balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a very smooth and fairly creamy/sticky/chalky mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is very well hidden with minimal warmth lingering after the finish. Overall this is a nice porter style. All around good robustness, complexity, and balance of dark/roast/bready malt and earthy hop flavors; and very smooth to drink for the ABV. A nicely enjoyable offering.

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Photo of cyroeser
3.13/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of Bemosa
3.81/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MrMeerbill
2.03/5  rDev -41.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.75

Worst porter I ever had un drinkable

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Photo of clager
3.26/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Pmicdee
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Electros
3.41/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of rbthuffman
4/5  rDev +15.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of InkedinRi
2.74/5  rDev -20.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 1 | overall: 3.5

This is a sorry excuse for a porter.. Super thin.. And lacking on taste!

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Photo of dukeandduke
3.69/5  rDev +7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

3/28/15 (Bottle)- Nice dark pour, roasted malt and chocolate aroma. Enjoyed tasting the toasted malt brew, minimal carbonation, very smooth creamy pour and going down. Nice kick. Over all very good beer.

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Photo of Mike412
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of aklude
3.05/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Fitzy01
3.88/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of misternebbie
3.43/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Bear1964
2.79/5  rDev -19.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of LennyBound
3/5  rDev -13%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of AC-Mivsek
3.6/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Gagerbot1
4.59/5  rDev +33%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Dark light body.. Thought it would be a lot heavier but plesently surprised by body and flavor.. Overall not a bad porter

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Photo of mhuber
4.25/5  rDev +23.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Chocolate brown color with a thin tan head that lingers. Bitter dark chocolate flavor. Lots of lacing. Almost no aftertaste. This is a pretty good beer!

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Dundee Porter from Genesee Brewing Co. / Dundee Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.45 out of 5 with 467 ratings
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