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Old 06-22-2012, 08:37 PM   #1
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Default By Golly do I love a good porter.

If you love porter too.. Give me a "here here". :drunk.

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Old 06-22-2012, 09:06 PM   #2
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<3 Anchor Porter

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Old 06-22-2012, 09:10 PM   #3
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I do as well. Hear, Hear!

Speaking of, Gordon Strong had two local Oregon brewers brew his recipe for the talk he gave today and it was fan-****ing-tastic. A wonderful smelling brown porter. If I could brew one tasting that great I don't think I would ever brew anything else.

If you are an AHA member, the entire talk will be posted on the members section of the AHA site within a couple of weeks. It's worth a listen/look.

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Old 06-22-2012, 09:12 PM   #4
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My first homebrew way back in 1992 was a porter because I was a fan of Wild Goose's porter. Now it's tied for first as my favorite style, along with about ten or fifteen other styles!

Still, Porter is a sentimental favorite.

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Old 06-22-2012, 09:14 PM   #5
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Black Butte Porter is an essential brew at least 2x/year in this house. Here Here!

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Old 06-22-2012, 09:38 PM   #6
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I used to not like them if it wasn't a robust porter. I appreciate the more mild versions quite a bit now. Cheers!

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Old 06-22-2012, 10:04 PM   #7
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Here here! Still my favorite style.

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Old 06-22-2012, 10:36 PM   #8
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I absolutely love Porter. I am planning to brew one later in the year based on a historical whitbred recipe. I can't wait! I really dig brown malt

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Old 06-22-2012, 10:48 PM   #9
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Here here. Was gonna buy some edmund fitzgerald today... But it wasnt cold. Porter is probably my favorite style. I think its super versatile and enjoyable anytime of the year

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Old 06-22-2012, 10:49 PM   #10
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<3 Anchor Porter
Yikes, liquid charcoal. Sorry. Porter is a great style, best one I've had to date was at Bridgeport brewery in Portland, Black Butte is awesome too.
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