American Porter

Description:
Inspired from the now wavering English Porter, the American Porter is the ingenuous creation from that. Thankfully with lots of innovation and originality American brewers have taken this style to a new level. Whether it is highly hopping the brew, using smoked malts, or adding coffee or chocolate to complement the burnt flavor associated with this style. Some are even barrel aged in Bourbon or whiskey barrels. The hop bitterness range is quite wide but most are balanced. Many are just easy drinking session porters as well.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.5%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 51 to 100 (out of 5300) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Bean GeneRevolution Brewing Company9.004.06642-
Summit Great Northern PorterSummit Brewing Company5.603.85631-
Puppy's Breath PorterCigar City Brewing8.004.08627-
Duck-Rabbit PorterThe Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery5.703.7561675
Smoke Jumper Smoked Imperial PorterLeft Hand Brewing Company8.804.05597-
Wasatch Polygamy PorterUtah Brewers Cooperative4.003.2858376
Saint Bridget's PorterGreat Divide Brewing Company5.903.7557791
Bourbon Barrel PorterAleWerks Brewing Company9.004.21577-
Portage PorterNew Belgium Brewing6.003.9257589
Barrel Aged People's PorterFoothills Brewing Company - Downtown Brewpub6.003.83571-
Dirty Old Man Imperial Rye PorterTyranena Brewing Company7.904.11571-
Great Lakes Alberta ClipperGreat Lakes Brewing Co.7.803.93571-
Devil Over A Barrel - Bourbon Barrel-Aged Coffee Imperial Oatmeal PorterTyranena Brewing Company8.004.31552-
Penn Quarter PorterDC Brau Brewing Co.5.503.92542-
Highland Thunderstruck Coffee PorterHighland Brewing5.903.89539-
Tallgrass Zombie Monkie Robust PorterTallgrass Brewing Company6.203.96532-
Peppermint Victory At SeaBallast Point Brewing Company10.003.9551490
Bourbon Barrel Aged HellfighterKarbach Brewing Co.10.804.3150295
Morning WoodFunky Buddha Brewery12.004.66480-
Coco LocoNoDa Brewing Company6.204.04475-
Dundee PorterGenesee Brewing Co. / Dundee Brewing Co.6.503.52467-
Hotbox Coffee PorterOskar Blues Grill & Brew6.503.94460-
Cocoa Porter Winter WarmerTommyknocker Brewery5.703.3145880
PorterPort City Brewing7.504.0445789
Nib SmugglerFunky Buddha Brewery6.304.1453-
Coal PorterAtlantic Brewing Company / Mainely Meat BBQ6.503.73444-
Icelandic Toasted PorterEinstök Ölgerð ( Einstök Beer Company )6.003.7843987
Texas Ranger (Chipotle Porter)Mikkeller ApS6.604.05421-
(512) Whiskey Barrel Aged Double Pecan Porter(512) Brewing Company8.203.99418-
Willoughby Peanut Butter Cup Coffee PorterWilloughby Brewing5.504.21416-
Red Eye Coffee PorterTwo Brothers Brewing Company9.204.04411-
Roebling Vanilla Espresso PorterRivertown Brewing Co.7.803.640580
Morning BellKane Brewing Company9.204.27402-
Sunday BrunchKane Brewing Company9.204.66400-
Hodad PorterFiddlehead Brewing Company5.504.14393-
Planet PorterBoulder Beer / Wilderness Pub5.513.45392-
Imperial Porter (Brewmaster Series)Long Trail Brewing Co.8.304.0637894
Drayman's PorterBerkshire Brewing Company Inc.6.203.9237483
Slumbrew Porter Square PorterSomerville Brewing Company (Slumbrew)6.503.9537382
Horny Goat Chocolate Peanut Butter PorterHorny Goat Brewing Co.6.503.72373-
Lucky 7 PorterEvolution Craft Brewing Company5.803.6636890
Night RainO'so Brewing Company & Tap House6.703.87361-
Dark Side Vanilla PorterEmpyrean Brewing Company5.703.6536075
Everett (Barrel Aged)Hill Farmstead Brewery8.004.24358-
Shade Grown Coffee PorterReal Ale Brewing Company6.303.93357-
DistorterGreenbush Brewing Company7.203.93356-
Terrapin Dos Cocoas Chocolate PorterTerrapin Beer Company5.803.835289
Pluff Mud PorterHoly City Brewing5.503.63351-
Sweetwater Exodus PorterSweetWater Brewing Company5.903.7434983
Purple Monkey DishwasherEvil Genius Beer Company6.703.88345-
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