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What do porters taste like?

What do porters taste like?

Porters and stouts often have dark fruit flavors like dried cherries. You'll commonly taste coffee, toffee, and nuts. Like IPAs, caramel is also often a front-running taste.

Why is it called a porter?

Entire quickly became popular as the workingman's pint of choice, and as several historians seem to think, became known as “porter” because it was a particular favorite of the porters who labored at the local markets and also delivered the product to the pubs.