Thirsty Bear Meyer ESB
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RATINGS: 67   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
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Our interpretation of the great British extra special bitter, but offered with the twist of a cascading nitrogen pour! It is a harmonious blend of caramel malt flavors with floral hop aromas, complemented by the smooth nitro mouth feel. A house favorite.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
hansvf (267) - - APR 10, 2015
Deze cask conditioned. Donker amber, dun maar prima schuim. Ruikt citrus fris. Smaakt warm vanwege de Engelse stijl, maar wel smaakvol. Zoet, niet echt bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beertholomeus (1100) - California, USA - JAN 5, 2015
Pours amber with a white head. Fruit, caramel, earth and malt aroma and flavors. Medium light body and modest carbonation. Fruit and malt finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bytemesis (4245) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Tap. Ours clear amber, medium creamy tan head, great lacing. Aroma is bready, caramel, nutty, grass. Flavor is medium sweet, light bitter, nutty, dark bread, caramel, a touch metallic. Medium body. Decent.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
travita (4328) - Frisco, Texas, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Tap at the brewpub. The look is amber in color, clear, with a beige colored head. The smell is floral, fruits, malts, and hops. The taste is light english hops, malts, and fruits.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
adnielsen (10028) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 7, 2014
On tap @ the brewery during San Francisco 7/7/14 beer tour. Pours a copper appearance with a lasting cream colored head. Toasted malty, fairly nutty, biscuity nose. Creamy mouth feel. Soft caramel, apple/pear, doughy, earthy flavor. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rarbring (1777) - Linköping, SWEDEN - MAR 24, 2014
Overall: Apples, nuts, hay, fresh.
Note: On-tap at ThirstyBear Brewing Company. Reviewed 2014-03-24.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Headbanger (3499) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAR 24, 2014
Draft Flight 3/23/05 (Brewery)-Pours a clear amber with a small head. Aroma of caramel, grains, and toffee. Taste of the same. This medium bodied brew was not too bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
monk191 (1240) - California, USA - NOV 9, 2013
A very nice ESB. Pours a lovely red with a thick white head. Smells creamy, with some caramel. More caramel in the taste, along with some roasted almonds. Not too bitter of a finish. Had on tap at the brewery. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dodgrblu (664) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Sampler at ThirstyBear, decent looking beer, some caramel, nitro compliments well. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
brokensail (12479) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 13, 2012
Amber colored beer with a white head. Some toasted malt aroma, a little bit of floral and earthy hops, and good bread notes too. There’s a light yeast character in the background. The flavor has an interesting fruitiness, some floral hops, a light bitterness, and some toasted malt. A bit of bread sweetness, too.

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