Fuller's ESB | Fuller Smith & Turner PLC

Fuller's ESBFuller's ESB
BA SCORE
4.06/5
2,965 Ratings
Fuller's ESBFuller's ESB
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Fuller Smith & Turner PLC
England, United Kingdom
fullers.co.uk

Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by kbub6f on 07-08-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,507
Reviews:
1,367
Ratings:
2,965
pDev:
11.08%
Bros Score:
4.17
 
 
Wants:
154
Gots:
394
Trade:
0
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Appearance: Brilliant clarity, with a nice, slightly off-white, creamy, long-lasting head. The color is a lovely medium-gold.

Smell: Crisp and refreshing grassy hops backed by clean malt. A little apricot, a little pear.

Taste: Spritzy, refreshing citrusy taste. Moderate bitterness instantly hits you on the sides of the tongue, but then vanishes, giving way to a clean aftertaste.

Mouthfeel: Despite being medium-light and slightly watery, there is a bit of alcohol warmth that brings a happy glow to the overall character. The carbonation is moderate. The mouthfeel nicely complements the taste.

Overall: I would definitely buy it again. It's simply a satisfying, solid, enjoyable beer. No flashiness, nothing super complex...and there's something comforting about that. A perfect beer to share and enjoy with a group of friends in a relaxed environment.

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Fuller's ESB from Fuller Smith & Turner PLC
Beer rating: 4.06 out of 5 with 2,965 ratings
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