Serve in English pint


on tap


Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.24/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
Share this beer with friends!
No commercial description

dnstone's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dnstone (2301) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - OCT 19, 2012
Pours a golden color with an orange tinge and nice soft white head. Light floral aroma. Moderately sweet and balanced hop-floral bitterness. Quite soft and enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jb (2370) - Rochester, New York, USA - FEB 14, 2015
On tap at pappasitos. Standard amber color. Clean crisp and dry. Drinkable but not great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
onceblind (4964) - Denver, Colorado, USA - DEC 30, 2014
Clear copper with a foamy white head. Lovely Amber biscuity nose with a grassy hop and a hint of butterscotch syrup. Nice smooth flavor of dry amber malt and cracker and a little earthy grassy bitterness. Great balance and earthy flavor. Could drink that at a picnic or a sports game.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Maverick34 (2450) - New York, USA - OCT 15, 2014
Canned in htown. Cloudy medium amber pour. Caramel, a bit over malted, mild bitters. Meh.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beastmaster (363) - Florida, USA - OCT 1, 2014
Draft. Light orange amber color Little head. Aroma is hard to pick out over this bar glass. Tangerines rhine, bitters, some hops, medium body. Easily drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bulk_Carrier (2431) - Temporarily, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 28, 2014
Thanks Lianna, I poured this into a pint glass. The appearance was a hazy burnt orange color with a one finger white foamy head that dissipated within about a minute. There was some light lacing sticking and then sliding down into the beer. The smell had a grassy sort of bittered caramel edge to a light nutty bitter hoppy aspect. The taste was somewhat sweet but had a decent bitter edge of the malts. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body with a fairly decent sessionability about it. The carbonation was somewhat sharp but still good for the style and for me. Lingering bitter grassy and grainy finish. Overall, decent ESB, could probably do this again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Tommynh (57) - - MAY 11, 2014
Sort of plain, nice color and a good aftertaste but I'm more an IPA guy so it didn't do much for me. They had 3 different types on draft so figured I'd try it out ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kwoeltje (2233) - Manchester, Missouri, USA - MAR 8, 2014
(tap) copper with off white head. Mild grassy hops aroma. Flavor is biscuity malt with a little grassy/resiny hops

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (6521) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 1, 2014
Draft - Caramel and grains. Clear copper with a rich white head. Cereal and caramel, with a nice bitterness. Decent ESB.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Fixersbrewing (9) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 1, 2014 does not count
Tap at brewery. Underwhelming to offputting. Super bitter in a very bad "whats happening in my mouth" sort of way. Perhaps a skunked batch, I’ll try it again as their other brews are O.K. But if it’s the same I’m sure I’ll never risk my hard earned cash on their brews again. Sorry guys, fix 1836.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (4360) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JAN 19, 2014
Location: Draft at Yia Yia Mary’s, 1/15/14

Aroma: The nose is caramel and bready malts with some fruity notes and a little earth
Appearance: This one pours a copper-orange color with a small foam of head
Flavor: Balanced, similar to the nose component-wise light-mid sweet and light bitter
Palate: The body is light-medium, drinkable and clean enough, with average-plus carbonation
Overall Impression: This is a drinkable enough ESB. I can see why this works well at non-craftcentric restaurants like this one, as it is a good entry micro, and I mean that as a compliment.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50