Sea Monster Imperial Stout - Ballast Point Brewing Company
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3.78/5 rDev -6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4
A: I like how this pours. Light-brown, tiny froth; thick head. Completely opaque; black. Once beer settles in the glass, a thin layer of froth slowly lingers; a slight swish eagerly anticipates a full-bodied beverage from the thick, malty bubbles.
S: A strong grapefruit aroma is present. Bold. At least some presence of coffee and chocolate...as expected from an imperial stout.
T: I taste the citrus more than the chocolate; not what I expected, but it's very nice. Very interesting.
M: Creamy, medium-bodied; bitterness explodes all over the tongue and in my throat.
O: Very interesting stout; definitely sparked curiosity. Not many flavors, but the distinguishing ones are very noticeable. Grapefruit screams "I am here!"
Serving type: bottle
05-17-2013 01:39:00 | More by TofuDC5
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