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RATINGS: 1   MEAN: 3.3/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 24   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A beer that is truly from a different galaxy, this traditional ESB is brewed with vanilla beans and rooibos tea. With a strong vanilla aroma and smooth tea-like finish, this ale is sure to give you an experience that is out of this world!


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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
SamGamgee (2452) - down the whirlpool, California, USA - AUG 6, 2010
Like a flying saucer from outer space. Honestly, this was a weird beer. It was first desribed to me as an "extra bitter Belgian". Yay, so itís going to taste like De Ranke. Haha, wrong. Itís actually a spiced esb, probably fermented with Belgian yeast, though I canít be sure of that. Poured from the tap at the brewery. Amber in color with a medium-sized white head. Strong vanilla cake frosting aroma. Tons of vanilla. And a light floral sweetness. Some caramel malt touches and a medium body. Er, so itís like a malty esb with a ton of vanilla, but still with a relatively crisp, dry finish. Pretty solid drinkability. Weird, but vanilla can definitely work in a beer that isnít too sweet. The only beer that I ordered a pint of after the sampler. Iím not sure if it was because it was really the best, or if it was just so out there that that I needed more to get my head around. Either way, it was easy to finish my pint.


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