Karl Strauss Extra Special Bitter | Karl Strauss Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Karl Strauss Brewing Company
California, United States
karlstrauss.com

Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by GarthDanielson on 01-08-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
4
Reviews:
1
Avg:
2.86
pDev:
7.69%
 
 
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Ratings: 4 |  Reviews: 1
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Photo of danwho
3.25/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of GarthDanielson
2.82/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured on-tap in downtown San Diego at the Columbia Street brewpub. The beer pours an orange-gold color with a light, filmy head. There are citrus and sour notes on the nose. The beer has a light, lackluster flavor, with bits of malt and barley that are balanced, but equally weak. The beer finished like a pale, with an increased sour tone on the aftertaste.

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Photo of mhaugo
3/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of t0rin0
2.75/5  rDev -3.8%

Karl Strauss Extra Special Bitter from Karl Strauss Brewing Company
2.86 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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