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Fuller's ESB - Fuller Smith & Turner PLC

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,261 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,261
Reviews: 1,247
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.06%
Wants: 68
Gots: 81 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Fuller Smith & Turner PLC visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 07-08-2001)
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prosper

Alberta (Canada)

4.58/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Canned, this is VERY different than bottled! It's noticeably fresher - more yeastiness, more like a home-brewed beer. Some lightly roasty malts in the flavour that I haven't noticed before. More yeast, though - bubblegummy fruity pear-like ripe fruits, with a trace of butttery diacetyl distinctly noticeable.

Doesn't seem as hoppy, though. It's not particularly bitter, nor citrussy. Some citrus, along with the sweet crystal malt with the IBU's makes for an almost marmalade-like character to it, but none of the fresh dry-hop sort of flavour that I remember in the bottled version.

Serving type: can

11-26-2011 00:54:37 | More by prosper
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Fuller's ESB from Fuller Smith & Turner PLC
91 out of 100 based on 2,261 ratings.