A hint of hop bitterness up front enhances the distinctive chocolate and roasted malt finish. It's prized for its creamy mouthfeel and intense complex flavors. This American porter from Deschutes features a distinctive chocolate and roasted malt finish. It can be characterized by its creamy texture and intense, complex flavors. This is the ultimate porter - having everything a perfect porter should: coffee and chocolate on the nose, taste of slight oak and some vanilla, with easy drinkability being both smooth and creamy.