FishBizkit (228) - Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 1, 2012
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours copper. Bubbly tan head that faded quickly. Toasty caramel, grass, malt. Palate is lighter, slightly sticky. I expected a bit more tart from an ESB. Not bad, but nothing special.
Leafs93 (1505) - Dunmore, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 25, 2012
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours burnt orange with a tan head. Aroma is caramel, grass and some citrus. Taste was bitter with more sweetness then expected. Medium bodied with sticky texture.
queenholly (2415) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - JUL 24, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Fruity caramel malt aroma. Hazy amber with a small beige head. Toasty malt, citrus, sweet tea, and a light bitter finish. Smooth medium body.
rumproasts (1842) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUL 20, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
amber with small head. malty base with slight bitterness. certainly not unpleasant, but kinda boring.
JoePeesie (848) - Long Lake, Illinois, USA - JUN 26, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a light brown with off white head. Nose and taste is grainy, a touch of light hops and mellow malts. Not a bad beer, but nothing special either. Good cooking beer.
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Freetime000 (1) - USA - JUN 15, 2012 does not count
0.8 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 2/20
Wow, really? Color is of the rust water after a city hydrant drain. Head is null after a few drinks. Aroma is boozy with a weak malt. Flavor is a bland malt with a hint of sour and dry after.
adnielsen (7581) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 5, 2012
2.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle @ home, 2:12am, best time of day to rate an esb. Hazy, reddish orange appearance with a disappearing, tan head. Toasty, cracker, caramel malty, grassy, a bit citrusy aroma. Rich caramel/toffee, orange citrusy, quite sweet flavor. Somewhat cloying. A bit thick and syrupy mouth feel.
theOptimator (267) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 26, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Mild caramel malt. Appearance is copper and hazy, small head. Taste is some caramel malt, bit of english esters followed by earthy hops bitterness. Palate is medium light. Overall not bad. A solid drinker. Doesnt seem to be compromised by needing to be organic.
Nephilium (1219) - Ohio, USA - MAY 26, 2012
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Mild grassy hop aroma, pours a clear dark amber with a thin white head. Bready malt sweetness comes through first, with a strange off hop flavor. There’s bitterness there, and a metallic taste as well. This is not one I’ll be hunting down again.
tcane7 (1349) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 22, 2012
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
12 oz bottle. Pours a redish light amber. Nose of sweet, slightly roasty malts, and hints of honey and lemon. Sweet roasted malt taste with a little bitterness