No age statement
Category: Extra Special Bitter (ESB)
Product of: United Kingdom
Brewed with Pale Ale malt and First Gold hops, Broadside was first brewed as a bottled beer in 1972 with the cask version, which is brewed using a different recipe, appearing later. Read more
Sampled before 1st May 2011
Clear, dark chestnut reddy brown with medium beige head that quickly subsides.
Malty, toffee, stewed pear nose with fruitcake and coffee.
Full bodied, heavily toasted malty palate with sweet cherry, dark jammy fruit, treacle, burnt raisins and chocolate.
Chocolaty, espresso bitter finish. Much more guns blazing than the draft version.
Closure: Crown cap