Cask ESB | Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown)

BA SCORE
-
Liked This Beer
4.23 w/ 4 ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown)
Wisconsin, United States
greatdanepub.com

Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.75%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Offa on 07-17-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
4
Liked:
4
Avg:
4.23/5
pDev:
6.15%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
0
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 4 |  Reviews: 1
Photo of Offa
4.49/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

This was an excellent English-style ESB I had cask conditioned at the downtown Great Dane. They called it "Cask ESB" and gave the abv 5.75%.

Reddish copper, it had a medium pale tan head slowly shrinking to a foamy ring and wisps, nice lace.

Aroma is caramelly, toasty barley, fruity tea, wood - a nice English character.

Taste was nice with the same elements basically as the aroma, balanced toasty-caramelly sweetness and tea-woody bitterness.

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Photo of martyl1000
3.95/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

I won't be ordering this again, though it's certainly worth a try.

Will I ever find a cask ale I really love?

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Photo of DantheMan75
4/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of jreindl
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

Cask ESB from Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown)
Beer rating: 0 out of 100 with 4 ratings
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