Serve in English pint


on tap


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RATINGS: 598   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Named for the 54 Colorado peaks which tower over 14,000 feet in elevation, our session beer is a spectacular copper hued beauty. The treatment of our water to simulate English hard water and the blending of several specialty malts and hops produce a delicate balance between aromatic maltiness and herbal hops.
OG: 1.048
IBU’s: 37

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ayumbomb (63) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - NOV 7, 2005
This is truly one of the worst beers I have ever consumed. The name- very slick, the beer- very shitty. Save your money on a 6 pack of PBR before you decide to tap the Rockies with this one.

Bill Becker (2003) - Casper, Wyoming, USA - OCT 26, 2017
From Sep 2007 From my notes of July 30, 2007 at Old Chicago on S Colorado Blvd, Denver. It poured from 12oz bottle a clear medium gold with a small head of foam that shrinks quickly to just a ring around the glass. The smell had some hoppy notes as well as some malt. The taste is balanced to a Tee. The initial flavour was grassy but then some grain and the malt moved in almost immediately to make for some very good balance and smoothness. The finish is dry and crisp and there was a long and pleasing aftertaste. I liked it a lot.

rederic (3344) - montréal, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 21, 2015
12oz bottle, bright amber color, with an off-white head, mild grainy toasted, caramel, pale malty, nutty nose, with a toasted bread crumb, subtle toffee, fruity yeast accent, with a light floral citrus hop note in the aroma follows through on a medium-bodied palate with a sweet toasted, caramel, bread, pale malty, flowery citrus, leafy, grassy hop character, with some faint cedary, lemon rind, lemon pie crust, lemon tea leaf flavours, leading towards a toasted, caramel, bread maltiness,lingering citrus, leafy, grassy hop bitterness finish. Not bad for a very old bottle!

slowrunner77 (13204) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 6, 2014
"i think mine had some age on it, so the aroma and flavor were somewhat dull and a bit musty. the hops create some bitterness and little else, and nothing about it is fresh. not terrible, but not good, or anywhere near the top tier esbs. A bit of a disappointment."

MadIndian (2743) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 23, 2013
Bottle gift fromSJ. I enjoyed this simple brew. A little thin in the body, but I liked the blend of brown sugar, hop and bitterness.

boozedude (2229) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - DEC 3, 2013
Poures clear dark copper wth small white head. Aroma is malts, light spices and light hops. taste is malty and floral with some citrus , I likes it

ads135 (5207) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - NOV 20, 2013
A pretty average ESB and a below average offering from Avery. Fits the style as it is nicely balanced and very mellow.

cervezalandia (25) - - OCT 22, 2012
Para ser la primera Avery que pruebo estoy un poco decepcionado.Es una buena cerveza,una bitter esb con mas lupulo de la habitual,buena crema y densidad aunque hay opciones mejores.

GuilTTy (2264) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - APR 15, 2012
Bottle from Total Wine and More in Cherry Hill, NJ. Clear deep amber supporting a thin light tan head. Lightly biscuity, malty, nutty aroma. Quick citrus note up front then plenty of toasted malt, biscuits and cereal. Surprisingly full mouthfeel and a very dry finish.

Scrapersnbeer (1532) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 12, 2012
Aroma of caramel with granite and metal. Hazed amber, not heady. Off-bitter flavor that’s also a bit starchy. Feels heavier at first than on finish, where it dries out. A hill rather than a mountain.

redpooba (411) - Texas, USA - JAN 17, 2012
Solid flavor notes that go well with a great meal. Not overpowering but definitely attractive.

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