Brewed by Kaluzhskaya (Moskva-Efes)
Style: Radler/Shandy
Kaluga, Russia
Serve in Shaker


on tap


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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 1.89/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.1/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
With flavours of pineapple and grapefruit, ESSA has a unique fruity taste.

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alex_leit (5009) - Minsk, BELARUS - SEP 26, 2017
Bottle. Golden color, very weak foam. Aroma: perfume, pineapple and grapefruit flavors, candy and lemonade. Taste: very sweet, lemonade, flavors. Trash.

vinivini (2814) - Gomel, BELARUS - MAY 7, 2016
Clear golden, small white head. Low to average retention. Aroma of massive pineapple. Light body. Thin to oily. The flavour is unexpectedly dryish. Fruity. Lots of pineapple, no trace of grapefruit. Light bitterness of hop & alco. Short finish. Not the worse one in the style

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YantarCoast (1474) - Moscow, RUSSIA - JAN 30, 2016
500ml can. Pours yellow with a small white head. Aroma is pineapple and passion fruit sweets. Taste is pineapple and passion fruit juice, slightly sour, with an energy drink feel. The label lists it as a "beer drink" (a term made up by the Russian government, Hoegaarden is also classed as a "beer drink") and apparently it contains hops. But it tastes more like a Russian energy drink plus alcohol. That said, I enjoyed it.

Werthergoethe (354) - Moscow, RUSSIA - FEB 28, 2015
Сильног& сладко-к вкус ананаса и грепфру& В большей степени лимонад с алкогол& чем пиво.

swapp (368) - Kaunas, LITHUANIA - JAN 9, 2015
500ml bottle, clear gold color with out head. smells like pineapple from air fresher. taste are grapefruits alcoholic cocktail. no notes of beer. what kind of radler is this 6,5% alcoholic drink ? it doesn’t contain any beer just alcoholic cocktail with pineapple air fresher aroma

MisoW (3660) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - SEP 26, 2014
Bottle from Gurtnhar, many thanks. Pours golden color, small white head. Aroma is pineapple, tangerines, orange. Taste is sweet, pineapple, bompari, citrusy, medium sour. Not a beer, but ok.

Dohny (366) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - SEP 19, 2014
bottle. Clear, yellow color with small white head. Artficial pineapple aroma. Sweet and sour.

Cuso (8933) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - SEP 19, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 21, 2014 Bottle, kindly shared by Gurthnar, many thanks. Pineapple, grapefruit in aroma. Pineapple juice, grapefruit in tast. Not berry at all.

oh6gdx (26487) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 1, 2014
Bottled. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is pineapple, very fruit sugary sweetness and apricot. Flavour is fructose, pineapple, grapefruit with some slight artificial fruitiness.

Gurthnar (6171) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 25, 2014
Bottle. Intense pineapple aroma comes right out of the bottle. Clear golden colour. Not at all skunky, probably does not contain hops. Taste is all about flavourings. Pineapple and grapefruit, fruity mix with refreshing sourness. Resemblance to beer is lost but I dont mind.

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