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RATINGS: 129   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A malty amber ale boasting rich toasted and caramel flavors, Green Man ESB is one of our award-winning signature brews. Our blend of authentic British malts and hops creates a nutty aroma, full body, and a sweet finish. Prepare yourself for a truly exceptional interpretation of a traditional English style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (37673) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 7, 2015

Bottle 12fl.oz.

[ As Green Man ESB ].
Clear medium orange amber color with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, pale malt, grass, dusty malt, nutty notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, nutty, dusty, caramel, pale malt. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20150116]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (18756) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 19, 2011
Draft @ Jack of the Wood. Asheville, NC. Pours a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor with weak hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty caramel finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Travlr (14773) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Draft. Very dark brown, murky. Aroma of pure sugar and caramel. Taste is sweet and malty. Totally off style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (12807) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 16, 2015
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Hazy amber brown with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, light nutty and light hoppy. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 160115

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (11994) - DENMARK - JAN 16, 2015
Bottle, 5.5%. Slightly hazy dark amber/brown with small tan head. Aroma is malt, caramel, little bread, little toasted and a little dusty. Flavour is malt, caramel, little toasted, little bread, biscuit, medium sweet and a little bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
argo0 (11913) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 21, 2008
(draft) Crystal clear amber body with beige head. Aroma is moderately sweet, chocolate, toffee, some caramel, peach. Taste is moderately sweet, chocolate, caramel/toffee, light peach, earthy. Light-medium body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (11614) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 5, 2015
Tap. Poured hazy dark copper color with an average frothy off-white head that lasted with good lacing. Moderate complex earthy malt aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium toasted sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. Soft drinkable beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jcwattsrugger (11348) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUL 11, 2009
on tap-pours a light tan head and amber color. Aroma is medium malt-caramel/roasty, nutty, earthy. Taste is medium malt-caramel/roasty, nutty, earthy, musty. Some detractor.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Name: Extra Special Bitter
Date: 09/13/2002
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub

Hazy orange, slightly sweet malt aroma, medium malt body with a hint of sweetness, nice lasting long low bitter flavor,
-------- /> Name: Extra Special Bitter
Date: 09/13/2002
Mode: cask
Score: iiii

Wow! Creamy velvet body, hops, hops, hops, great hop aroma, lots of mild esb hop flavor, but not ’hoppy’, fantastic until the cask was kicked, one of the top 5 casks of all time. Wow!
-------- /> Name: Extra Special Bitter
Date: 08/12/2005

lots of carmel sweetness balanced by the wnderful esb bitterness, still a great esb, body is tweeked up a bit to the optimum level

Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 5/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 16/20
Rating: 3.4/5.0
Score: **4
-------- /> The score was calculated based upon the notes and an old scoring system.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lubiere (10787) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 5, 2011
A reddish amber ale with a thin moka head. In aroma, light grassy malt, faint hops. In mouth, a nice grassy nutty malt, faint British hops, not bad. On tap at Twin City Brewfest, August 13 2011.

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