Sweetwater Motor Boat | SweetWater Brewing Company

Sweetwater Motor BoatSweetwater Motor Boat
BA SCORE
3.72/5
454 Ratings
Sweetwater Motor BoatSweetwater Motor Boat
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
SweetWater Brewing Company
Georgia, United States
sweetwaterbrew.com

Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by gford217 on 08-29-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#25,355
Reviews:
150
Ratings:
454
pDev:
11.56%
Bros Score:
3.7
 
 
Wants:
25
Gots:
60
Trade:
0
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User Ratings & Reviews
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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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3/5  rDev -19.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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3.23/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 oz bottle poured into a glass mug initially produced a good 3 finger light tan colored head that slowly dissipated to 1 finger head and left plenty of lacing. The color is a dark amber that is not quite clear and somewhat cloudy. There was slight carbonation and fine bubbles. The taste is a definitive ESB with a slight bitter aftertaste. I my opinon, not as good as the Red Hook ESB, but still a good ESB. Worth another try.

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3/5  rDev -19.4%

Photo of beerman207
4.15/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Found a bottle of this in the supermarket during a recent trip to Tennesee.

A: Pours a dark orange almost brown color with about 2 fingers head that leave nice lacing behind

S: Nose is zesty with citrus. Good malt coming through as well.

T: Bready tones with a good bitterness that lingers in the finish. Hoppy but well balanced

M: Creamy and mild carbonation

O: Great offering here from Sweetwater. Glad I got a chance to try this one.

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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5/5  rDev +34.4%

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2/5  rDev -46.2%

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5/5  rDev +34.4%

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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3/5  rDev -19.4%

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of warnerry
3.54/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A - Pours a clear amber/brown with one finger of head. Head has outstanding retention and leaves a sheet of lacing.

S -- Slightly bitter hops aroma, and a bit of malt. Subtle aroma.

T -- Nice bitterness initially followed by a somewhat watery middle. Finish is a nice dry earthy bitterness. Has a dry bitterness, but I can't identify the hops.

M -- Somewhat thin mouthfeel, but a good dry bitter finish.

O -- Unfortunately the outstanding appearance only led to a decent beer. Not bad, but not memorable either.

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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5/5  rDev +34.4%

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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5/5  rDev +34.4%

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

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4/5  rDev +7.5%

Sweetwater Motor Boat from SweetWater Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.72 out of 5 with 454 ratings
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