Espresso Piiti Porter
Funky Buddha Brewery

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Porter - American
Ranked #105
Ranked #11,404
4.34 | pDev: 5.99%
Funky Buddha Brewery
Florida, United States
Very Good
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Reviews by dimenhetfield:
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dimenhetfield from Florida

4.29/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

On tap at the Buddha for the grand opening. Much like the Piiti Porter in appearance, this one takes on a new life in aroma with the onslaught of coffee you get from the aroma. I enjoy the aroma/flavors of coffee just as much as the next guy, but this might have been a bit too much. I applaud them for making this, because I really did enjoy it, but just tone down the coffee a little.

Jan 18, 2011
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InspectorBob from New Jersey

4.02/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

May 19, 2015
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DosBeerigos from Florida

4.74/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

The first time I had this beer was at the Brewery Grand Opening, and honestly I couldn't get enough of it. Well, I couldn't, but my liver on the other hand could.
The base beer is the Piiti Porter which is The Buddha's standard Porter which is brewed with Lactose Sugar. So think of the Espresso Piiti as a "Cafe con Leche", yep that is pretty much spot on....
I grew up in Tampa and was raised on Cuban Food, there honestly is nothing better in the morning than a nice piece of pressed Cuban Bread Buttered with a Cafe con Leche.
This beer took me back home. It is a perfect balance of the espresso coffee, sweet characteristics from the lactose milk, and still not overly heavy body wise.
I have been told this will be on tap often at the Buddha, which makes me happy!
Overall, another stand out beer from The Funky Buddha!

Oct 20, 2010
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jivex5k from Florida

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

Jul 30, 2013
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jcb7472 from Florida

4/5  rDev -7.8%

Jun 01, 2014
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djtomain from Florida

4/5  rDev -7.8%

Sep 11, 2014
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olbubba from Florida

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

Sep 07, 2013
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Schwantz from Florida

4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

Jul 23, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

Jan 21, 2013
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Chingringo from Florida

4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

Oct 09, 2014
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buddhabelly91 from Florida

4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

Sep 04, 2013
Espresso Piiti Porter from Funky Buddha Brewery
Beer rating: 89 out of 100 with 11 ratings