Category Archives: Porter

“Snake Bite Porter” from Silver Moon Brewing (Bend)

It’s been a while since a porter has rocked my taste buds’ tiny world. But even now, hours after ingestion, Snake Bite’s impact lingers on. Good porters should be sweet without being sweet. The brain should detect molasses and other … Continue reading

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“Pin-up Porter” from Southern Oregon Brewing Co. (Medford)

This deep black porter looks beautiful in the glass. And after the first taste, I had to double-check that it wasn’t a stout. It wasn’t—but its pang of dark molasses and toasted seaweed-like saltiness riding a tide of bitter malt … Continue reading

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