755. Smuttynose Robust Porter

755. Smuttynose Robust Porter

I bought a six-pack at Somerville Wine & Spirits a few nights ago.

Beer Stats:
Brewery: Smuttynose Brewing Company
Alcohol: 5.70%
Serving: Bottle, 12 oz.
Style: American Porter, BJCP Style Guide

Appearance (4.0): Pours a dark ruby-brown, almost opaque. Topped by a sudsy, fluffy, one-finger, brown head that thins to a film leaving patchy lace.

Smell (4.0): Rich and roasty. Chocolate is the predominant aroma with hints of coffee and a sweet fruitiness.

Taste (4.0): Slightly sweet upfront with some dark fruit elements. There's also chocolate, a bit of spiciness, and a coffee bitterness in the finish.

Mouthfeel (4.0): Medium to full-bodied, moderate carbonation. Smooth.

Drinkability (4.0): Tasty, balanced.

Overall (4.0)

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