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Shipyard Old Thumper - Shipyard Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
82
good

680 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good

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Ratings: 680
Reviews: 379
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 14.17%
Wants: 11
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Shipyard Brewing Co. visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: xlperro on 03-02-2001)
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

12 oz. bottle poured into a pint glass.

Appearance: Pours a clear copper with a finger-width head. Lacing moderate.

Aroma: Smells of alcohol, malts, earth, grassy hops, and a little touch of pine.

Taste: The taste is a mix of alcohol burn and some somewhat bitter hops. Decent malt backbone.

Mouthfeel: A little lighter than I expected. Medium to less-than-medium.

Overall: Pretty average beer. Not much of a "beast," like the label says, but not unpleasant.

illpass78, Oct 09, 2014
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Shipyard Old Thumper from Shipyard Brewing Co.
82 out of 100 based on 680 ratings.