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Brooklyn Mary's Maple Porter

Brooklyn Mary's Maple Porter

Rated 3.000 by BeerPals
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Brewed by Brooklyn Brewery

Brooklyn, NY, United States

Style:  Porter

7.2% Alcohol by Volume

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It’s true….when he was a kid, Garret used to actually believe that the stuff he was putting on his pancakes was maple syrup. Well, everybody called it maple syrup. Later, he discovered the truth – that stuff he was eating was just sugar syrup with “maple flavoring”, various gums, and caramel coloring. Then he discovered actual maple syrup, the stuff from trees, and became enlightened. Hey, everyone evolves. Brooklyn Brewery has evolved a lot lately too. About a year ago, a brewer named Mary Wiles joined our brewery team after spending 30 years brewing and doing quality control for a Very, Very Big Brewer. Mary evolved into a craft beer brewer, and now she’s doing our quality control, having fun while helping us make sure that Brooklyn beers are tasting great and ready to make you happy. But Mary has a bright thing lurking in her past, present and future – Mary has maple trees. A lot of maple trees. Actually, a ridiculous number of maple trees, acres of them, right northwest of us in upstate New York. And her family farm makes 100% real New York State maple syrup. Real maple syrup tastes great on pancakes and waffles, but it’s awfully good in beer too. Porter is a classic British ale style that traveled to the United States, sustained George Washington during the Revolution, and later built London’s great breweries. Mary’s Maple Porter is a rich, dark ale featuring a large portion (50 gallons!) of her maple syrup in the kettle. After fermentation by our house ale yeast, the syrup is no longer sweet (yeast likes to eat maple syrup too), but the maple flavor shows through in a complex interplay with caramel, chocolate, and coffee flavors from our blend of roasted malts. An earthy hop note rounds it all out. It’s really tasty, especially with bacon.

ID: 47345 Last updated 9 years ago Added to database 9 years ago

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Overall Rank37892
Overall Percentile20.4
Style Rank1235 of 1360
Style Percentile9.2
Lowest Score3.0
Highest Score3.0
Average Score3.000
Weighted Score3.000
Standard Deviation0.000

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  • RJA 2975 reviews
    rated 3.0 9 years ago

    Aroma: 5 | Appearance: 6 | Mouthfeel: 6 | Flavor: 7 | Overall: 6

    Can only close my eyes and imagine this is want Colonial America was enjoying some 200 years ago. Reach ebony color. Disappointingly small foamy beige head. Not much hand time. Thin ringlet. But things get better. Light roastiness nose. Toffee, chocolate in the tasting. Medium bodied. Well carbonated for the style. Smooth

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