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Sea Dog Riverdriver Hazelnut Porter - Sea Dog Brewing Company

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80
good

288 Ratings
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Ratings: 288
Reviews: 170
rAvg: 3.49
pDev: 15.47%
Wants: 4
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sea Dog Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is one of a kind! Four different malted barleys combine to create a distinctive, full-bodied beer with a roasted nuttiness, uniquely enhanced by a hint of hazelnuts. Smooth and creamy with the nose of the Willamette hop, this porter is a beer style unto itself.

(Beer added by: Dogbrick on 12-16-2002)
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3.2/5  rDev -8.3%

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3/5  rDev -14%

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4.28/5  rDev +22.6%

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3/5  rDev -14%

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3.75/5  rDev +7.4%

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3.35/5  rDev -4%

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3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

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4/5  rDev +14.6%

gleemonger, Oct 31, 2014
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3.44/5  rDev -1.4%

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5/5  rDev +43.3%

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4/5  rDev +14.6%

maguire1330, Sep 27, 2014
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3/5  rDev -14%

TonyJ815, Sep 06, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +36.1%

Surprisingly crisp and refreshing for a porter.

Weekiwachee, Aug 21, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -21.2%

ndraughn84, Jul 20, 2014
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4/5  rDev +14.6%

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4/5  rDev +14.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +28.9%

Jmac597, Jul 12, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +7.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

jucifer1818, Jun 30, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +21.8%

k-grey, Jun 29, 2014
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3.64/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

A-- it pours a cola color with ruby highlights. Thin tan head that fades quickly.

S- hazelnut, and it smells a little buttery. Its not a bad thing, but weird.

T- rich creamy hazelnut, coffee. Not terribly complex.

M- light/medium bodied. Gentle carbonation.

O- a little one dimensional, but it's not bad. I'll buy this again.

silverking, Jun 26, 2014
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4.03/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Black reddish color with a one finger head with short retention, but with a constant plate and leaving some laces.
What a delicious and unexpected aroma. Hazelnut is quite predominant here, also it has strong notes of biscuit, grains, wood chips and vanilla.
Bold flavor of roasted malts, lots of hazelnuts, spices, herbal and earthy hops, charred wood, chocolate, ashes, yeast and roasted coffee beans. Dry aftertaste with a long lasting bitter roasted note.
Light body with appropriate carbonation and a creamy sensation.
Definitely a nutty Porter. Bold aroma and flavor with tons of hazelnut that feels natural. This was a nice pleasant surprise which is underrated in my opinion. I was under the impression that they did enhanced the formula, this one has a more similar profile to Rogue John John Hazelnut.

FLima, May 24, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.9%

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Sea Dog Riverdriver Hazelnut Porter from Sea Dog Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 288 ratings.