Emmetts Extra Special Bitter (ESB)
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RATINGS: 4   MEAN: 3.1/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.89/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
rubbishystuff (2112) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 17, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 29, 2015 At Bad Apple. Im going to need to try this again as I kept getting a big cherry flavor while drinking it. Not like a lambic but like cherry pie. Other than than it was a decent beer with a nice dark color and malty back bone. Serving: tap

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kseecs16 (1213) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - AUG 6, 2008
Draught at the August 5 2008 Brewmasters dinner. Amber, creamy off white head. Strong caramel malt aroma, earthy nutty flavor. A little bitter hint at end, quite good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
JMerritt (1903) - Macomb, Illinois, USA - MAR 6, 2004
Redish amber colored. Semi-hazy. Head is decently sized, and leaves light lacing. Aroma is very light, with only hints of flowery hops. Buttery flavor, sligthly rubbery tasting. Bitterness is quite low for a so-called ESB.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
becksgenius (110) - Illinois, USA - FEB 9, 2004
this was the first of the 6 that were on my paddle. its very drinkable. once again the hops are uniue to this place and give off a nice floral flavor. although in this brew its rather mild compared to the others.

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