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Top Legend Winter Seasonals

Chocolate Porter

Porter by standard description is a rich, sweet ale that is not easily seen through. Porter by Legend standards exceeds these parameters slightly. Legend Chocolate Porter takes on a new level of Porterness. We were generous in our additions of dark malts for this brew. These include Caramel and Chocolate malts, as well as our standard “Porter malts”. The addition of natural cocoa extract at filtering time gives this brew a strong choco-nose and a deep lingering Wonkaesque finish. German Tettenang hops are used for a clean balancing bitterness. Expect a dark black beer with a rich and sweet aromatic presence. The flavor is of dark chocolate, coffee, caramel, and more dark chocolate. Legend Chocolate Porter is available now until late December on draft.

Winter White

Get ready for a winterized version of a classic Belgian Witbier (white beer). Legend Winter White starts with a blend of Belgian malts and wheat in the mash for a rich, sweet body and tangy crispness. Spicy hops blend in the boil with coriander and orange peel. During fermentation these flavors combine harmonically with a Belgian Trappist yeast strain (banana, pear bubblegum). The creamy mouthfeel of this unique unfiltered winter warmer pairs well with salads, seafood, poultry and pork dishes.

Barleywine

Look for a rich, ruby colored robust beer with an attitude. Tastes of caramel, chocolate, dried fruit (prune, fig) are evident early, fol-lowed by hints of pine and plenty of warming alcohol. This massive beer is best consumed on a cold evening in the comfort of your own home. Do not drink Legend Barleywine on the first date. Pairs well with strong cheeses, sweet chocolate desserts or cheesecake. 15.5 ABV.

Belgian Style Tripel

Months of aging brings a soft smoothness to this sweet, complex ale. The result is a “sipping beer” that doesn’t seem like one. By this we mean that Legend Tripel is a deceptively strong beer to be shared with friends and family in celebration and moderation. Legend Tripel is brewed on a Belgian abbey style yeast strain which imparts combi-nations including banana, clove apple, pear, even bubblegum. Serve with mild cheeses, roasted pork or turkey. 9% ABV.

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