Peanut Butter Porter
Liquid Mechanics Brewing Co.

Peanut Butter PorterPeanut Butter Porter
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From:
Liquid Mechanics Brewing Co.
 
Colorado, United States
Style:
Porter - Imperial
Ranked #161
ABV:
8.6%
Score:
89
Ranked #12,424
Avg:
3.99 | pDev: 9.52%
Ratings:
33
Status:
Active
Rated:
Mar 13, 2022
Added:
Nov 29, 2015
Wants:
  4
Gots:
  8
SCORE
89
Very Good
Peanut Butter PorterPeanut Butter Porter
Notes: None
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Photo of Beaver13
3.16/5  rDev -20.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3
by Beaver13 from Colorado

22 oz bomber. Pours dark brown black with a big rocky tan head that retains well and leaves little lacing.

The aroma is grainy roasted chocolate malt and some peanuts.

The flavor is some cardboard malts with roast chocolate and some peanut butter. The mouthfeel is medium to full bodied with smooth carbonation.

Overall, I remember liking this more when I had it before. Maybe an old or bad bottle?

Mar 13, 2022
Photo of minterro
4.35/5  rDev +9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25
by minterro from California

This beer was given to me by a coworker as a holiday present.

A&S: Half a finger of foamy/fizzy head that dies very quickly, leaving a ring. Globs of lacing hang on the sides. Semi lively carbonation bubbles rising to the surface. The aroma mainly contains roasted malts, smokyness, and coffee. Hints of roasted nuts. The peanut aroma is very noticeable when smelling from the bottle, but not as much from the glassware.

T&M: The taste consists of smoke. Similar to the aroma, the peanut part of the taste is not overwhelming which is great. Pretty smooth a creamy.

Overall: I'm impressed. I think this beer did an excellent job of incorporating peanut butter as a mild aroma and taste while staying true to it's imperial porter form. Not sure of the price, but if it's not over ~13$ I would recommend it as a try.

Jan 12, 2021
 
3.75 by Elicoleman from Colorado on Aug 23, 2018
Photo of dcscientist
4.21/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
by dcscientist from Colorado

I wasn't sure if this would work, but it did. You get a nice peanut buttery smell up front, and the taste is just the same. It's not sticky or anything, but a nice alternative flavor added to a base porter to liven it up a bit. While everyone does coffee or chocolate, peanut butter works too. Good idea, and made me want to try other beers from them.

Jul 23, 2018
 
4.72 by Gitdrinkin from Colorado on Jun 27, 2018
 
3.85 by Futbolmanby from Michigan on Jan 28, 2018
 
3.97 by TheHopsman from Nebraska on Dec 11, 2017
 
4 by Erik-P from Canada (BC) on Sep 12, 2017
 
4.08 by Gkruszewski from New York on Aug 31, 2017
 
4 by 22Blue from Kansas on Aug 10, 2017
 
4.12 by patlouvar from Colorado on Aug 05, 2017
Photo of TheRazzleDazzle
4.49/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
by TheRazzleDazzle from Colorado

Opaque dark appearance, strong smell of peanut butter and chocolate, rich in sweet flavors of peanut butter and chocolate, tastes very similar to Reese's Puffs Cereal lol, creamy and thick mouth feel with a smooth finish.

Jul 17, 2017
 
4.21 by locoformavs from Colorado on May 16, 2017
 
4.34 by crobinso from Colorado on Mar 12, 2017
 
4 by SRBush1974 from New Jersey on Dec 21, 2016
 
3.43 by erk0607 from Colorado on Nov 13, 2016
 
3.4 by aaronyoung01 from New Mexico on Oct 13, 2016
 
4.16 by Blazer22 from Colorado on Oct 07, 2016
 
4.15 by Keananmichael5 from California on Oct 07, 2016
 
3.94 by kmanjohnson from California on Oct 07, 2016
Photo of rkarimi
3.94/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by rkarimi from Colorado

9-20

Sep 21, 2016
 
4.21 by rbrefbeerman from California on Sep 01, 2016
 
4.18 by gamblebc from Georgia on Jul 29, 2016
 
4 by Zuidman from Illinois on Jul 28, 2016
Photo of qcbrewer
4.2/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25
by qcbrewer from North Carolina

Easily one of the best peanut butter beers I've had!

Jul 15, 2016
 
4.03 by Beerbirdnerd from Colorado on Jul 14, 2016
Photo of 303beer
4.71/5  rDev +18%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 5
by 303beer from Colorado

I love peanut butter porter so I am excited how this local brew stacks up against my favorite. Porsche black with an inch of coffee-colored head. When held to the light you can see or red glow. The nose is of Peanut Butter Cup. Wow the first thing I got is the smooth texture. Has a very nice mouth feel, then you get a soft flavor of peanut butter cup. This is great. Will be having more as soon as possible. Highly recommended.

Apr 29, 2016
Photo of savagejeep
3.42/5  rDev -14.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
by savagejeep from Wisconsin

A decent porter but was hoping for more. Nice foamy pour with a typical porter taste. It was dark and rich but didn't get much for peanuts or peanut butter.

Mar 21, 2016
 
3 by Nichols33 from Massachusetts on Mar 03, 2016
 
3.9 by WDJersey from Colorado on Feb 26, 2016
 
4.1 by mrn1ceguy from Illinois on Feb 20, 2016
Photo of ArrogantB
3.85/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25
by ArrogantB from Colorado

On tap at the brewery. Looks like your standard porter. Aroma is port, peanut butter, and peanuts. Flavor is more peanuts than peanut butter and its kind of sweet. I liked it but I wouldn't want to drink more than three to four ounces so overall it suffers.

Nov 29, 2015
Photo of spoony
3.69/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75
by spoony from Colorado

From a 650 bottle (no date) to a snifter. This review is an update of a prior rating of the beer on draft.

A-An aggressive pour produces about one and one-half fingers of grey-tan head. Retention is pretty goad as the foam lasts a few minutes before dying off. The beer is almost black and still looking.

S-I sniff dark chocolate, some alcohol sweetness, but less peanut butter than I remember from the draft version that I tried a few years back. Somewhat average.

T-The taste is similar. I get some nice chocolate and grain notes that indicate a tasty, slightly sweet porter, but I am not picking up as much peanut butter as I would expect. I get a nuttiness on the palate, but not the almost-chewy flavor that I recall from before.

M-The beer is mid-weight with an active carbonation. A solid-feeling porter, but maybe a bit light for a peanut-butter beer.

O-Perhaps I am just misremembering this beer or maybe I got an old bottle, but I really used to like it more. It was a good gimmick and a tasty desert on draft. The bottle version falls just a little flat for me.

Nov 29, 2015
Peanut Butter Porter from Liquid Mechanics Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 89 out of 100 with 33 ratings