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Sierra Nevada ESB (Early Spring Beer) - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Sierra Nevada ESB (Early Spring Beer)Sierra Nevada ESB (Early Spring Beer)

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BA SCORE
86
very good

631 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 631
Reviews: 570
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 9.16%


Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 01-09-2008)
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jasonpeckins32

Michigan

4.35/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

2008 version.

Pours golden in color with a slight amber hue. An average layer of khaki colored head tops off the glass.

The aroma is a balanced blend of malts and hops.

The taste is great. It starts with flavorful and slightly bitter hops, which give way to a malty, clean finish. Hearty, earthy tasting.

Mouthfeel is bigger than I expected, not a slug and chug beer by any means. It holds it own.

Drinkability is nice too. Its not quite a sipper, but probably the closest of its style.

Serving type: bottle

04-14-2008 05:27:17 | More by jasonpeckins32
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Sierra Nevada ESB (Early Spring Beer) from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 631 ratings.