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Portage Brewing Company
Bar/Tasting RoomBeer GardenBeer To Go (Off-License)
107 Fifth Street South
Walker MN 56484
Telephone: +1 218-547-6217
Hours: Wednesday-Friday 2-9pm, Saturday noon-9pm, Sunday noon-5pm
Brewer: Jeff Vondenkamp
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Closed: 2019

Contributors: Jonny Hughes, Ralph Wells, Siegfried Binge

Portage was severely damaged by a fire which broke out in the early morning of January 6, 2019. Reopened December 7, 2019

Updated: December 25, 2021


Beer List

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    5.40% abv.
    • Date: December 25, 2021 (#10810)
      Package: canned
      Place: Northbound Liquor Store, Elk River MN
      Score: 18 points
      Appearance (3)
      Deep dark red. Moderate creamy head.
      Aroma (3½)
      Nicely malty, very mildly roasty.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Light-meduim body, smooth. Very nicely malty, reasonably sweet. Just a touch of roast. Maybe a hint of oak and vanilla. Clean malty finish.
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Tasty subtle beer.