philbertk (1873) - Seattle, Washington, USA - APR 4, 2011
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Harmon Brewing Company--Browns Point ESB--Brewed With Fuggles Hops--Full Bodied Amber That Finishes Smooth & Clean--2011 22 oz. Bottle. 5.80% ABV. 40 IBU’s. (4.25 / 5.0) Dense lasting lacy 1/2" head. Cloudy bright amber gold color. Aromatic floral Fuggles hop front with delicate malt ester notes. Creamy textured malty mellow sweet lightly earthy toaasted mild fruit smooth tasty ESB body. Clean slightly bitter fruit hop smooth end. Very refreshing nourishing rich mildly earthy tasty true ESB. Sampled 4/3/2011. Purchased for $4.50 at PCC--Greenlake, Seattle on 4/3/2011.
harrymel (1551) - Spokane, Washington, USA - DEC 16, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a copper, diaphanous ale with a sheet of off white foam. Light molasses and tea like malts with a hint of earthy hops on the nose - pretty spot on for ESB IMO. The malts are a little oxidized, but not off setting. There is a good herbal quality to the hops and a slight plastic and sharpness to the malt - almost as though the mash was an overnight mash. Body is medium on full and carb is hi as anticipated with a semi dry finish. This is a decent ESB. I always forget how exceptionally forgettable ESB’s are and that the most beautiful thing about them is their subtly, like 007.
Serving type: bottle
XaenDovet (1282) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 3, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at London pub. Hazy orange with bubbly cap. Seems to retain and lace decently. Aroma of honey, cereal, soggy leaves. Taste is malty, with a good hop presence. Medium to light body and carbonation.
JoeMcPhee (9267) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 6, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Deep copper-amber coloured brew. Fairly assertive crystal malt sweetness with a lightly woody bitterness. A little bit of diacetyl in here as well. Could definitely do with some cleaner yeast here. The hops are actually quite lovely in here.
TBone (16163) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 14, 2011
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottled 0,65ltr from brewpub (different label than in the photo)
Slightly hazy honeyish golden color, small white head. Yeast, caramel, nutty maltyness, honey. Medium-bodied, low bitterness. Ryeish, berryish, sweetish nutty flavor. Quite odd brew and flatish bottle.
savnac (2391) - Anchorage, Alaska, USA - MAY 8, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
22 oz bottle. Hazy amber/orange with a medium dense head. Aroma of biscuits and lemon mostly with some light caramel and flowers. The flavor is smooth and malty with a mellow hop bitterness coming in at the end. Medium body with average carbonation and a clean finish. Solid ESB, rich and malty with a nice hop character.
Nena (963) - Seattle, Washington, USA - FEB 13, 2011
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Slightly hazed golden pour, big loose white head. Very mild floral and caramel aroma. Tastes a little sweet and caramelly, a touch fruity, and becomes very floral and a mildly bitter on the finish. Not too remarkable, but has a nice mellow, balanced flavor.
ThaJuggernaut (309) - Washington, USA - FEB 1, 2011
2.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Had a taste platter at the Harmon in downtown tacoma. This one was on it. Good dark beer with a heavy taste. One of my favorites at the Harmon
mcberko (14411) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 3, 2010
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
On tap at Harmon Restaurant, pours clear copper. Aroma of bitter malt, English hops and light floral notes. Flavour of muted caramel malt and hops. Generic.
bhensonb (14094) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 21, 2010
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours amber with a light white head. Light floral aroma. Medium body; foamy carbonation. Flavor is spicey caramel with fruit and a lot of floral. It comes out quite bitter. Just delicious.