Shipyard Old Thumper | Shipyard Brewing Co.

Shipyard Old ThumperShipyard Old Thumper
BA SCORE
42.9%
Liked This Beer
3.59 w/ 746 ratings
Shipyard Old ThumperShipyard Old Thumper
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Shipyard Brewing Co.
Maine, United States
shipyard.com

Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by xlperro on 03-02-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#37,183
Reviews:
389
Ratings:
746
Liked:
320
Avg:
3.59/5
pDev:
13.93%
Alströms:
3.58
 
 
Wants:
13
Gots:
81
Trade:
1
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Ratings: 746 |  Reviews: 389
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3.52/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.7/5  rDev +3.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

Beautiful color. The smell of a bitter with sweet malty undertones. Interesting choice of hops, not quite floral enough. Malt balance is perfect. Not a clean hoppy finish but a tad too bitter. Head and lacing perfect. Overall a beer its own. Very good.

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3/5  rDev -16.4%

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3.42/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

12 oz. bottle poured into a pint glass.

Appearance: Pours a clear copper with a finger-width head. Lacing moderate.

Aroma: Smells of alcohol, malts, earth, grassy hops, and a little touch of pine.

Taste: The taste is a mix of alcohol burn and some somewhat bitter hops. Decent malt backbone.

Mouthfeel: A little lighter than I expected. Medium to less-than-medium.

Overall: Pretty average beer. Not much of a "beast," like the label says, but not unpleasant.

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Shipyard Old Thumper from Shipyard Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 42.9% out of 100 with 746 ratings
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