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English Special Bitter | Rapp Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Rapp Brewing Company
Florida, United States | website

Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by Lare453 on 02-23-2014

BEER STATS
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
13
Avg:
4.13
pDev:
43.58%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 13
Reviews by ninaturner:
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3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

More User Reviews:
Photo of johnyb
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of suckaj
2.75/5  rDev -33.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of tfsimpkins
4.88/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Photo of papajohn56
3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

Photo of panamaniac
3.52/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Run of the mill ESB in my opinion their english bitter is better, overall it meets all the requirements of the style as I know it but nothing really makes me say let me get a growler of that!, Good if you happen to stumble into it, but not worth seeking out.

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Photo of zekeman17
3.52/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of brentk56
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Appearance: Arrives with an amber color capped by a decent head; very good retention and plenty of lacing

Smell: Tea, stone fruit and earthy hop tones

Taste: Tea and stone fruit, up front, with an earthy tobacco flavor developing in the middle; dry, bitter and leathery finish

Mouthfeel: Medium body with moderate carbonation

Overall: A style that is rarely seen these days; if more brewers brewed it like this it would be brewed more frequently

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Photo of markgugs
4/5  rDev -3.1%

Photo of Beer4B
3.54/5  rDev -14.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of howiebear
2.75/5  rDev -33.4%

Photo of beernads
3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

Photo of GuttaMane138
4/5  rDev -3.1%

English Special Bitter from Rapp Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.
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