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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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A: dark copper in color; off white head that dissipated quickly; almost no lacing;

S: toasted malt and yeast;

T: toasted malt up front; adds some sweet fruit in the med-palate along with a light bitterness in the background that builds through the finish (but never overwhelms); finish is relatively short and somewhat dry;

M: a little thin; prickly carbonation that flattens quickly when it hits your mouth;

O: well balanced; complex; enjoyable; easy to drink; would pair well with a wide variety of foods;

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Shipyard Old Thumper from Shipyard Brewing Co.
82 out of 100 based on 680 ratings.