Thomas Point ESB - English Extra Special Bitter (ESB) Beer Kit
Thomas Point ESB
English Extra Special Bitter
UK Ale Beer Kit
Style: English-Style Extra Special Bitter
Extra Special Bitter is a traditional English ale which is stronger than the Ordinary Bitter, but less strong than Pale Ale. You could consider E.S.B. to be the beer on which American microbreweries have based many of their Amber Ales. E.S.B. is medium-full bodied, with a deep amber color and fantastic head retention. This beer has enough hops for nice aroma and flavor, but hop bitterness isn't as powerful as in Pale Ale or IPA. Imported British malt, hops, yeast and grains are used exclusively in this recipe.
All our Beer Kits come in a variety of Formulations with two yeast styles and enough ingredients to make 5 Gallons. You can choose from Malt Extract with Steeping Grains, Partial Mash, and All-Grain. You also can choose between Dry and Liquid Yeast. We recommend purchasing an ice pack for liquid yeast purchases that will be shipped.
All AHB Beer Kits come with:
- Malt Extract (if applicable)
- Grains, milled
- Bottling Sugar
- Bottle Caps
- Muslin Bag (large)
- Any additional ingredients needed
*If your selected yeast is sold out and you have not selected the ability for us to substitute your yeast, we will not fulfill your order. We will attempt to contact you before we cancel your order. If the selected yeast is sold out and you have selected Yes to substituting the yeast - we will change the price accordingly.