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RATINGS: 450   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Straw colored with a mild amount of hopping. Organic ESB is one of the few certified organic beers brewed in the world today. The malt bill is comprised of 2-row, Munich, and caramel that is flavored with organic German Perle hops.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madvike (2582) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 24, 2014
Bottle - Pours hazy rosy brown with a filmy tan head. Nose is nutty, lightly milky toasty dry bread. Light herbal hops. Taste is toasty and dry, with light nuttiness and a touch of herbal hops. Medium-thin with medium carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nekronos (3603) - Xalapa, MEXICO - MAR 22, 2014
Somewhat boring. NOt bad but nothing too memorable about. Unfiltered and pale features too.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Onslow (1102) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - FEB 9, 2014
Pour from a 12 oz bottle. Tawny amber brew with pale head. Aroma of caramel, nuts, very little grass. Taste is sweet caramel at the very start, nutty in the middle with a slight bittering in the end. Average palate. Overall well crafted brew that is very representative of the style, which however is rather plain.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
akoeninger (342) - Wisconsin, USA - JAN 16, 2014
Amber colored cereal and bread aroma taste is malty but not super sweet, some grassy hops. Medium light body. Some lingering bitterness ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
MarinEvelyn (467) - Wisconsin, USA - JAN 12, 2014
malt, bitter, a little stale, sticky caramel, slightly burnt biscuit. Tastes stale, malty, some bread, a slightly bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerbaaron (928) - Wisconsin, USA - JAN 12, 2014
Pours a clear caramel amber. Medium frothy tan head, partly lasting with a little lace. Aroma is sweet malty, sticky caramel, little biscuity. Flavor much the same, caramel, some toastiness. Medium to light body. Finish is light dryness, little weedy, moderate earthy bitterness. Soft, Some creaminess.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Funkatrocious (84) - - DEC 30, 2013
Pour from bottle at Jennifer's near Madison. Dark amber with light brown , fast falling head. Good clean finish with strong hop ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
andyhwcinc (1348) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 21, 2013
Purchased at a gas station in Milwaukee, WI, enjoyed while doing band video shoot. Can't comment on the appearance as it's drank from bottle. Aroma of caramel malt and hops. Taste is decent, just an average brew though.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dacrza (450) - Great Meadows, New Jersey, USA - NOV 27, 2013
DATE TASTED: November 22, 2013... GLASSWARE: Howard’s Pub pint... OCCASION: Shark Tank Friday... APPEARANCE: another handsome ale from Lakefront--a dark copper body with a slow,, steady carbonation; milky, thick head again, formidable lacing... AROMA: nice buttery, toffee fragrance floats easily through the nostrils; pleasant malts and sugars balance reasonably... PALATE: strong backbone belies the alluring scent; medium-bodied and a bit stronger than the average ESB, I would suspect...TASTE: impactful at the teeth--some fruit suggestions and malt that stacks itself rather earnestly--a rather thin profile, overall...OVERALL: I prefer my ESBs light, buttery, nutty and drinkable; Lakefront’s edition offers little engagement in these areas, coming on a bit too strong for my expectations...

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ajnepple (1674) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - NOV 8, 2013
12 oz bottle from Evergreen Discount. Amber and a little hazy with an off-white head. Toasted malts, light bitter hops, light caramel and grains. Pretty mild with a light body.


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