Red Eye Coffee Porter | Two Brothers Brewing Company

Red Eye Coffee PorterRed Eye Coffee Porter
BA SCORE
83.9%
Liked This Beer
4.02 w/ 415 ratings
Red Eye Coffee PorterRed Eye Coffee Porter
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Two Brothers Brewing Company
Illinois, United States
twobrothersbrewing.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.20%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by ClockworkOrange on 02-05-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#3,561
Reviews:
163
Ratings:
415
Liked:
348
Avg:
4.02/5
pDev:
10.7%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
42
Gots:
61
Trade:
0
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3.03/5  rDev -24.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Pour is dark as night. Light tan head.

Nose of dirt - a bit funky, spent coffee grounds, roast malts.

Entry is rather dry, builds out to a dry stout profile. Mid mouth, a funk takes over. Dirt, funk, wormy taste. Not enjoyable flavor. Finshes with coffee dryness.

Several aspects I like, but my goodness...this is the worst flavor profile I have had witha Two Brothers beer - this was hard for me to finish- last half of bottle was a drain pour. Laxks a "good" coffee flavor.

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4.05/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Bomber poured into a Deschutes tulip pint... possibly poured too cold, i think my beer fridge is holding at 40 degrees for some reason.

Pours a nice mahogany brown with almost no head, although a bit of a swirl brings on an oil-slick of coffee ice cream-colored bubbles. The aroma is sort of like that - coffee ice cream, roasted malts, a bit of burnt brown sugar and a hint of something spicy in the back.

Sips like a coffee milkshake - incredibly smooth, almost nitro-casked in mouthfeel. The coffee comes forward late, the front end is smooth and full of roasted malt and cream. As it warms the coffee comes through stronger, leaving a lasting bitterness.

This is a nice porter - the color and mouthfeel would have me thinking stout, but the malt character is all porter here - still, this is the smoothest coffee porter i think i've ever had the pleasure of drinking. Very nice, especially for the price - something I'd reach for again.

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Red Eye Coffee Porter from Two Brothers Brewing Company
Beer rating: 83.9% out of 100 with 415 ratings
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