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No Shovel ESB - Northampton Brewery

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No Shovel ESB
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3 Ratings
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 9.92%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Northampton Brewery visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Chico1985 on 11-30-2010)
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3.15/5  rDev -13.2%

From their ESB series which seem to be based on the season (Sandshovel = summer, Snowshovel = winter).

Pours a copper/amber color, any head that may have existed was gone by the time I got it, only a thin ring and very little lacing is left.

Smell and especially taste are bland, but not offensive. Very light herbal/earthy hops, light fruit and malt with a bready finish. Slightly medicinal. Flavors are pretty weak.

Carbonation is on the low side, the mouthfeel is decent. Screams "average" in just about every aspect.

11-30-2010 03:43:25 | More by Chico1985
No Shovel ESB from Northampton Brewery
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