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Sawtooth Nitro - Left Hand Brewing Company

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Sawtooth Nitro
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202 Ratings
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Ratings: 202
Reviews: 24
rAvg: 3.45
pDev: 17.39%
Wants: 0
Gots: 19 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: JuicesFlowing on 02-03-2014)
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jmw4437

Ohio

3.93/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Appearance is of a dark red/amber roasty color with a minimalistic head that is typical of what one would expect from a beer which went a bit flat.

S: Crisp clean and refreshing with a hint of what seems to be, dust!? Generally makes me want to take a sip.

T: The beer has a well balanced profile of sweet malts and hops that hit all of the right notes.

M: While the surprising lack of carbonation in this brew leave something to be desired, they also made way for a drink which was surprisingly smooth and refreshing.

O: I picked this up as well as the non-nitro version at the same time I bought both milk stouts from Left Hand. My plan was to compare both styles and see how that effects flavor etc. While the flavor here may be crisper and smoother than the original, it seems as though the lack of carbonation in this bottle detracts from the brew more than one would think. I think in the future I'll stick with the original.

Serving type: bottle

03-28-2014 00:42:27 | More by jmw4437
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S: Caramel, toffee, orange, dried grass, rich malts.

T: Slightly sweet toffee, little orange and dried grass.

M: Thick slightly gelatinous body, almost no carbonation. The head at first was thick like white bread and was fun to bite through.

O: Nicely done ESB. I think the nitro is a little lacking, though I tried a vigorous pour. Slightly sweet, but overall well done. Drank in Boca Raton, July 21st, 2014.

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Sawtooth Nitro from Left Hand Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 202 ratings.