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Serious Ale - Royersford Brewing Company, LLC

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Serious Ale
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4
pDev: 3%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Royersford Brewing Company, LLC
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  ABV ?

Availability: Year-round

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(Beer added by: blitheringidiot on 04-10-2009)
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Reviews by blitheringidiot:
Photo of blitheringidiot
4/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had this for the first time at the Yellow Springs Beer & Wine Fest. Pours a dark copper bronze with a proper khaki cap.

Light aroma of floral notes, caramel and toasted malt which mirror the palate along with a bit of table sugar tea bitterness and easy stringent characteristics.

Quite drinkable. High drinkability factor.

Last swigs: Note to self. Re-review this one the first chance. Although it was a brewfest, a generous glass was offered to quaff. Great to see a new ESB lurking in the area.

blitheringidiot, Apr 10, 2009
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Photo of tempest
3.85/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On-tap at Craft Ale House in Limerick. They call it an "American ESB," but I really can't tell it apart from an amber ale. Appears a clear red-amber with a short light tan head. This beer smells like a delicious toffee and hops candy, and that's good. The flavor can't quite match the great aroma, but there's still a tasty mix of dry caramel with a mellow run of hop notes - lemon rind, grapefruit, and pepper. The hops roll off into the aftertaste, but the malt are a little thin. Still, a pretty tasty beer and worth a try.

tempest, Aug 14, 2009
Photo of Wheeble
4.15/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Had this beer at rons bar in downingdown, pa

Look: beautiful color, nice dark copper and very transparent

Smell: big caramel and dark roast characteristics, but still that classic hop bitterness reminiscent of a great esb

Taste: what a fantastic beer. I wouldn't even classify this as an esb, its so thick on the malt. Finish is dry and hoppy, yet it leaves a toffee tingle on the back of your tongue

Mouthfeel: coats the whole palate, its great

Drinkability: I don't know if I could do more than 2 of these, but I am not an esb lover in the same sence.

Still, hands down this is the best one that I have had next to anderson valley

Wheeble, Aug 26, 2009
Serious Ale from Royersford Brewing Company, LLC
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.