No. 91

English Porter

Medium bodied with a creamy texture this one pours a rich brown color, with a creamy light tan head. Aromas of dark chocolate, toasted bread are prominent. Moderate roast character & medium hop bitterness contribute to an impression of bitter chocolate.

Stats
IBU: 25.1
ABV: 4.9
SRM: 24
Ingredients
WATER: Lake Superior Water
BITTERING HOPS: Sterling
FINISHING HOPS: East Kent Golding
MALTS: US Pale, Golden Promise, Caramel 60, White Wheat, Midnight Wheat

English porters originated in London (Surprise!) around 300 years ago. They’re generally softer, sweeter and usually have a lower ABV than American porters. Medium bodied with a creamy texture, it’s a fine beer after a long shift working in the shipyards.