Ellsworth Sestercentennial Ale | Atlantic Brewing Company / Mainely Meat BBQ

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Atlantic Brewing Company / Mainely Meat BBQ
Maine, United States | website

Style: English Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by tigg924 on 08-24-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.63
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Reviews by tigg924:
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4/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: bright gold in color, 1/2 inch head, medium carbonation, clear

Smell: toasted malt and caramel

Taste: toasted malt, English toffee, light chocolate, and caramel

Mouthfeel: moderate carbonation, medium body, sweet with slight bitterness

Overall:A solid English style beer that I enjoyed a bomber of. I could be wrong about the style, but it tasted very good. One of the better beers I have had from Atlantic.

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3.27/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

This beer pours with a huge head that lingers for a very long time. The beer itself is a medium amber-brownish color with fairly apparent carbonation, the beer is relatively clear.

The nose is a bit boozy, definitely some maltiness in there, and just a hint of carmelized sweet dates.

On the taste I get carbonation bubbliness up front (this beer is perhaps overly carbonated) and quit silky on the tongue, very smooth mouthfeel. After the initial bubbliness there is some sweet malt that gradually fades into a mildly bitter hop flavor. Not terribly complicated, and a bit boozier than I prefer, but a solid beer.

A very nice nod to Ellsworth's 150th anniversary.

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Ellsworth Sestercentennial Ale from Atlantic Brewing Company / Mainely Meat BBQ
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