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Crystal ESB - The Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works

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Crystal ESB
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3 Ratings
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 4.42%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Sammy on 07-10-2011)
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Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

Enjoyed on tap at the brewpub. An American style spin on the traditional British ESB. Golden colour very lacey. Not as straight up bitter taste as would be the style, still a decent bitter beer. Medium mouthfeel, appropriately carbonated. Mild hop aroma.

07-10-2011 14:10:12 | More by Sammy
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Brownsfan13

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

04-15-2013 23:46:02 | More by Brownsfan13
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Ozzylizard

Pennsylvania

3.18/5  rDev -6.2%

Served on tap at lager temperature in standard pint glass
Aroma – not noticeable
Head small (1 cm), creamy, off-white, mostly diminishing
Lacing good
Body clear, light orange
Flavor slightly bitter with slight hops presence. No diacetyl which would have been both acceptable and desired. No alcohol, no malt. Ends slightly bitter.
Palate is light to medium, watery, with soft carbonation.

This was an acceptable low alcohol (5.5% abv) ale since I was driving and went well with my pulled pork sandwich, slaw, and beans. While it wasn’t great, it was quite acceptable for a US spin on a Brit ale.

03-08-2014 15:43:24 | More by Ozzylizard
Crystal ESB from The Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.