Rochester Mills Brickshot ESB | Rochester Mills Beer Co.

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Brewed by:
Rochester Mills Beer Co.
Michigan, United States | website

Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by webmanspidey on 05-25-2009

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Reviews:
3
Ratings:
21
Avg:
3.52
pDev:
31.53%
 
 
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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 21
Reviews by LilBeerDoctor:
Photo of LilBeerDoctor
3.03/5  rDev -13.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Reviewed on 06/21/2010. On tap at the brewpub. This beer pours a dark amber brown with a small white head. Aroma of caramel malt and sweet fruits. Flavor is very sweet and malty upfront. The hops are not really in the picture. It's just an ok ESB for me.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of chuckgietzen
3.15/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of king75
3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of dmorley21
3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

Photo of kyle_goochstink
3.99/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of HardyA
3/5  rDev -14.8%

Photo of Johnsfolly
4.3/5  rDev +22.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.25

On the malty side.

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Photo of marcb105
3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

Photo of Drk93TT
3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of brandoman63
4/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of TheConnMan
3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

Photo of leadahmer
2.75/5  rDev -21.9%

Photo of brutusmuktuk
3/5  rDev -14.8%

Photo of Billet
4/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the brew pub. This was my favorite during my visit, but ESBs are usually one of my favorite styles. Low in bitterness, it was very smooth and easy drinking. It had a slightly unique flavor, very nice overall.

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Photo of FaradayUncaged
3.51/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of hsilman
3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of webmanspidey
3.51/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Amber/caramel color.. light to medium bodied.

Smell was mostly sweet caramel, and it was harder to get much else out of it. Taste was decent balance of the sweet caramel with slight bitterness. Not too much else to comment on one way or the other. I thought it could've used a little more bitterness for the style, but other than wasn't bad.

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Photo of CoryR
3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

Photo of dmorgan310
4/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of ltltony
4/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of szmnnl99
3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

Rochester Mills Brickshot ESB from Rochester Mills Beer Co.
3.52 out of 5 based on 21 ratings.
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