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Sawtooth Ale - Left Hand Brewing Company

Sawtooth AleSawtooth Ale

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BA SCORE
84
good

1,551 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 1551
Reviews: 641
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 13.21%


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: BeerAdvocate on 09-16-2001)
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Reviews by ocelot2500:
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ocelot2500

Arizona

4.25/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a clear orange with an off white head. Not much lacing.

Smells of toasted malts and some light floral hops. Also some fruity esters in there.

Tastes of the sweet malts upfront rounded out by some slightly bitter hops. Well balanced, with the toasted malts and some diacetyl, butter type notes, followed by a light floral hop touch. The floral hops are also complemented by some fruity esters.

The mouthfeel is smooth with a medium-light body and has a dry finish.

Serving type: bottle

09-05-2009 02:39:17 | More by ocelot2500
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Sawtooth Ale from Left Hand Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 1,551 ratings.