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Tasting impressions #54: Smoked Porter

November 5, 2013

I had a test bottle of smoked porter yesterday and the condition was not quite there yet but what a change overnight – good head and carbonation slightly tingling in the back of the throat.

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Ended at 1012 FG, 4.6 per cent abv. Aroma is fruity roasted chocolate. Taste is dry roast coffee, refreshing fruitiness. Has thirst-quenching qualities, very sessionable. I can see these bottles flying out of the cupboard – luckily I have two mini-casks of this black nectar which as slightly heavier might survive a week or two.

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