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RATINGS: 271   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Complex and drinkable, Sea Legs delivers flavors of roasted malt and chocolate. Sea Legs was aged in Bourbon Barrels for nearly 12 months adding toasted vanilla and bourbon notes to the flavor profile. This Medium-bodied Baltic Porter has a complex malt profile and mild hop bitterness. With a hidden ABV of 8%, Sea Legs is a siren of a beer.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mike67 (939) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 16, 2015
750 ml bottle. Pours dark brown with tall, creamy, beige head and nice lacing. Aroma is of chocolate malt, dark fruit, bread crust and brown sugar. Body is full and smooth. Taste is of plums, toasted malt, coffee, brown sugar, dark fruit and some hops. Finish is long and dry. Very nice brew.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
ExpendableHero (778) - Florida, USA - JUN 8, 2015
Almost black beer with brown hues and a medium, brown head. Strong aromas of cocoa and some booze. Tastes of roasted coffee, sweet dark chocolate, molasses, and hints of bourbon-like flavoring. Earthy and chewy mouth feel. Finish is of bitter cocoa. A bit smoky too. Very tasty and surprisingly easy to drink.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aniela (4156) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 4, 2015
Bottle at home. Black beer with an beige/brownish head. Roasted chocolate vanilla woody earthy coffee and tar aroma. Roasted chocolate vanilla raisins bourbon flavour.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
RobertDale (4346) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - MAY 29, 2015
750 ml. bottle. Pours almost black with a nice tan head. Aroma of chocolate, malt, coffee, and bourbon. Taste is roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, bourbon, vanilla, dark fruit, and oak. Very nice.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
megabeergulper (8) - California, USA - MAY 13, 2015 does not count
If you can find it, drink it, it’s delicious. Who cares what it looks like. This beer delivers on nose, flavor and palate. Last Sat drank a 750ml that has been in my cellar since last November. Have also tried fresh at the brewery.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
unclemike (2578) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - MAY 7, 2015
Pours dark brown, fairly thick and turbid, with tan head that laces well. Nose is oaky bourbon, cacao,, black patent malt.. Tastes of patent malt, oaky bourbon, earthy brown sugary figgy fruit, cacao, vanilla. Finishes complex and velvety.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vyvvy (4737) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - MAY 6, 2015
Pours deep dark brown with a good sized dense tan head. The aroma has cocoa, roasty malt, oak, cream, dark caramel, mild duds and a nice smooth richness to it all. The body starts quite smooth with frothy carbonation and this gets a light bit rough. The flavor begins with the aroma notes, but has more bitterness to the roast, some earthy hops, cocoa, mild vanilla and cacao nibs. The finish has a touch of bourbon and a smooth warming affect. Excellent beer.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
M82 (408) - Kansas, USA - MAY 6, 2015
A dark tea pour creates a black body with mahogany highlight at the stem of the glass, a tall two inch, frothy-smooth, light khaki head creates globs of erratic islands and peninsulas of lace

Well integrated aromas and flavors of robust chocolate-coffee fused with mellow marshmallow, vanilla, black tea, char, graham cracker, citrus, blueberry juice, raisins, dark cherry, almonds, caramel, faint bourbon notes and heat, all on a creamy, pillowy, coating medium body with tickling carbonation amplifiying the subtle spirit heat, a creamy-tacky residual offers the previously mentioned components over a solid drying influence with an oaky hue, medium duration with dark chocolate and coffee hanging on until the final moments while nuances of marshmallow and graham cracker swirl around, a touch of tobacco with dark chocolate smoors dipped in coffee

I was initially a bit underwhelmed with the intensity, yet am very much enjoying the well balanced robust-rich-dry complexities this offers as a result of the controlled components, especially as this warms into the 60’s, another very solid beer from Uinta

750 ml cork and cage bottled on 11/10/14 served at 50° and warming into TeKu


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rando7 (776) - Iowa, USA - MAY 5, 2015
Bottle pours black with tan head. Malty aroma. Taste malts, slight roast. molasses, caramel with moderate roast/hop/oak finish. Moderate palate. Average Baltic porter. I didn’t get any bourbon character to speak of.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fatehunter (1693) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - APR 18, 2015
Pours a finger of tan head on a black body. The aroma is roasted malt, vanilla, oak and honey. The taste has mild coffee and pine bitterness throughout, roasted malt and chocolate sweetness. The texture is thick with low carbonation. Nice and enjoyable.


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