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Jack London ESB - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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Jack London ESB
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Reviews: 3
Hads: 6
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
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Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Beer added by: LilBeerDoctor on 12-23-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 3 | Hads: 6
Photo of elNopalero
4.05/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

This pours a golden-tan color with a pleasant toasted biscuit aroma. The flavor comes across crisp, with enough bittering to make it interesting and to contrast with the lightly toasted malt backbone. There’s a honeyed sweetness that emerges as it warms. A real easy drinker. (277 characters)

Photo of LilBeerDoctor
3.53/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Reviewed on 1/18/2010. Growler from Big Z Beverage. Pours a clear deep orange with a small white head. Aroma of floral hops, light fruits, caramel malt, toasted malt. Flavor of grainy, toasted malt with a fruity, sweet finish. Pretty decent ESB and certainly very drinkable. Well done! (285 characters)

Photo of mdfb79
3.41/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3

From 02/18/12 notes. Had on tap at Rattle N Hum in NYC.

a - Pours a clear bright yellow color with one inch of bright white head and moderate carbonation evident.

s - Smells of grains, toasted malts, bready malts, and some wheat. Very bready, and a bit bland.

t - Tastes of grains, toasted malts, fruity malts, lightly sweet, bready malts, and some wheat. Better then the nose, with some sweet fruity malts to it.

m - Medium body and low carbonation, with a super smooth and creamy body. Very easy to drink.

o - Overall I though this was a decent ESB with a great mouthfeel to it. Verye asy to drink, though the nose is quite bland. Worth trying but probably wouldn't seek it out again. (691 characters)

Jack London ESB from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
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