Porter No. 6 | Harbour Brewing Company

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Porter No. 6Porter No. 6

Brewed by:
Harbour Brewing Company
England, United Kingdom

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by CwrwAmByth on 09-14-2013

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Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 2
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3/5  rDev -19.8%

Photo of ItyMeuh
4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of BlackHaddock
3.43/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

330ml Bottle: BBD May 14, poured at home into a Gordons thistle shaped glass on 17th Nov 13.

I love dark beers in this glass: it shows off the colours and head so well and it didn't initially disappoint this time either. Very dark brown in body with a tanned head that sadly fell away a bit too swiftly for my liking.

The aroma was ground coffee and roasted nuts with a malty molasses semi-sweet hint.

Taste wise it was also leaning towards coffee, nuts and molasses: dark chocolate notes with raisins and vanilla also in the mix.

Smooth yet with a mildly bitter finish, this is a lovely sipping beer and shouldn't be rushed. I had some strong Cheddar, Celery Salt and plain Saltine biscuits with mine and they complimented each other beautifully.

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Photo of EmperorBevis
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of vinicole
4/5  rDev +7%

Photo of Hanglow
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of CwrwAmByth
4.02/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured from a 330ml bottle into a pint glass. Sainsburys Great British Beer Hunt 2013.

Pours a dark brown/black colour, inky looking with a small head.

Smells dark and rich.

Tastes well balanced, with rich bitter and burnt malts, and smooth dark chocolate flavours. Slight hoppy bitter finish.

Overall I love this beer.

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Porter No. 6 from Harbour Brewing Company
3.74 out of 5 based on 7 ratings.
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