Edmund Fitzgerald Porter | Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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95
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6,473 Ratings
Edmund Fitzgerald PorterEdmund Fitzgerald Porter
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co.
Ohio, United States
greatlakesbrewing.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Robust and complex, our Porter is a bittersweet tribute to the legendary freighter's fallen crew--taken too soon when the gales of November came early.

37 IBUs

Added by BeerAdvocate on 05-09-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
6,473
Reviews:
2,028
Avg:
4.26
pDev:
9.86%
 
 
Wants:
630
Gots:
1,252
For Trade:
23
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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

174 calories per bottle at 5.8% ABV. Anticipated a nice dark beer and found this to be a nice choice, not far from a typical Guinness - however it's porter style instead of a dry stout which makes this slightly 2nd choice for me. The taste is very dark and robust with a slight bittersweet twang at the end. A fan of dark beer and this one is average in it's class and far from disappointing - would buy again.

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Edmund Fitzgerald Porter from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
4.26 out of 5 based on 6,473 ratings.
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