Great Divide Brewing Co. – Smoked Baltic Porter – 4 out of 7

Great Divide Smoked Baltic Porter

Yeah, I know about this one. It’s average. They used all the right ingredients, but not quite enough for my palate. I look forward to trying this one again because I bet they’re going to amp it up in the near future. Denver is nice this time of year. I wonder what Peyton is up to these days? Overall smoke metric = 4 smokestacks.

Brewer Great Divide Brewing Co.
Beer Name Smoked Baltic Porter
Brewer’s Description Smoked Baltic Porter is the sultry sister of a storied style. Brewed with traditional German malts and hops, this dark lager gets its special twist from a hefty addition of Bamberg smoked malt. Smoldering, medium-bodied, smooth, smoky, dark, and mysterious lager.
Food Pairings Grilled veal bratwurst, BBQ shrimp.
Brewer Location Denver, CO
Alcohol content by volume 7.5%
IBU (International Bitterness Units) 31
Beer opacity rate 1 – 7 (light – dark)  4
Smell smoke? 1 – 7 (No – George Burns)  4
Sausage detection? Y or N  Y
Smokepower taste: 1 – 7 Smokestacks  3
Overall Happiness: 1-7 (low – high)  4

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