Titanic Plum Porter | Titanic Brewery

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Titanic Brewery
United Kingdom (England) | website

Style: English Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by Ruds on 01-15-2012

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Reviews:
3
Ratings:
14
Avg:
3.78
pDev:
24.6%
 
 
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3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

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Photo of Ruds
3.65/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Sreved on Hand Pump at the Sussex Arms, Twickenham into an English half pot.

Mid brown in colour with a ruby hue, very light in colouration compared to a typical porter. Small white head upon serving but this quickly dissipated.

A sweet plum and floral aroma, certainly smelt like what it said it was on the tin!

In the taste, even 'plummier'! Quite a sweet tasting beer, but not overbearing, but glad I only went with a half pint as I've not got a massive sweet tooth! Maybe some other fruits in the background?

Also some caramel and sugars, slight trace of nuts in the background but very subtle in this respect - it really is all PLUM !!!

Finishes with a bitter sweet aftertaste where as when supping it is all sweet

Mouthfeel was not as you'd expect from a porter, that said it is a 'thin' porter and hardly resembles what you'd expect from the style

Not a watery beer, a good mouthfeel, just not what you'd expect before ordering!

I'd have this again, just stick to a half unless you've a sweet tooth!

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Photo of hdtrice
4.16/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Foley67
4.18/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of rd2nowhere
3.87/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Bottle from Lidl.
Wanted to try this for a while, quite a surprising beer. Very interesting.
This beer changes quite a lot during each mouthful, starts very sweet fruits but quickly transitions to bitter English style hops. It is actually very bitter to my palate and it has a roasted almost burnt toast finish. Glad I bought three bottles.

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Photo of EmperorBevis
3.81/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Bottled
Black body with huge foaming off white head
Big aroma too , full on blackcurrant hubba Bubba nightmare
The flavour is that olde sweet shoppe favourite , blackcurrant liquorice
Not hugely beery but nice

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3.9/5  rDev +3.2%

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4/5  rDev +5.8%

Photo of AuntBea
3.63/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MikeKSmith
4.21/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of chadders88
5/5  rDev +32.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -14%

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4/5  rDev +5.8%

Photo of AlexW693
4.08/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Titanic Plum Porter from Titanic Brewery
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