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Buxton NZ Axe Edge

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style
Brewed by Buxton
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Buxton, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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unknown

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.77/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Special edition of Axe Edge, using only New Zealand hop varieties.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Scottishchris (180) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 11, 2014
Keg at Hokyrood 9a. Pours golden slightly hazy with smallish white head. Resin and hops on the nose with grapefruit. Could be slightly sweeter early notes compared to the ’standard’ version? Soft carbonation but really balanced. I’d happily take either this NZ version or standard Axe, both are ace.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerCast_Rich (1879) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 23, 2013
[keg at BrewDog Edinburgh] Pours a hazy golden colour, with a decent white head. Was expecting lots of vinous notes on the nose, but instead it’s fairly tropical, alongside some resin. On the taste, grassy, resinous, with some sweeter caramel notes. Aftertaste is more of the resinous pine. Hugely drinkable [17102013]

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nulptr (114) - SCOTLAND - OCT 17, 2013
keg at brewdog edi. holy apricot batman. this one’s all fruit. slightly resiny, with a bitter finish. not really sessionable but nice.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29287) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 12, 2013
Draft. A hazy golden beer with a yellowish head. The aroma has notes of spicy hops, malt, and straw. The flavor is spicy hops, malt, and hay, leading to a bitter finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jamestulloch (1388) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 7, 2013
Keg at The Hanging Bat. Hazy pale golden body with no head. Aroma of lychee, mango, pineapple and lemon. The flavour is not as complex as the original, but is wonderfully fruity and juicy. Sharp orange and lemon with mango in there too. Medium body with an oily mouthfeel. Soft carbonation. Decent, but not as good as the original Axe Edge.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
teddybeer (2224) - Madrid, SPAIN - SEP 30, 2013
Bottle. Amber colour with a white head, good formation and duration, nice lacework. Aroma is hoppy, citrusna d resins notes. Flavor is bittery, with notes of citrus, pine, resins and tropical fruits. The final has a decent bitterness with good duration.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (20749) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2013
Draught at Mikkeller & Friends. Hazy amber coloured with a medium sized white head. Fruity aroma of caramel, hops and citrus peel. fruity flavour of hops and pine needles with notes of caramel and citrus. Hoppy finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (31178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 24, 2013
From tap. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma is herbal, light grassy. Mellow fruity, mild peachy, grassy and light herbal. A bit rough. Mellow. Grassy and medium dry. Almost herbal far finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Kapaopango (22) - SPAIN - SEP 16, 2013
On tap @ La Cerveteca, Barcelona. Pours a cloudy golden colour with a white head. Aroma is grass, floral, herbs and citrus. Texture is oily soft carbonation and taste is citrus, papaya, with a bitter aftertaste. Very nice brew! I want moreee!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Camons (5960) - Hasselager, DENMARK - SEP 15, 2013
Draught @ Euston Tap, London. Pours hazy / milky golden with a small white head. Aroma of malt, loads of rich fruity hops, peach, grapes, citrus. Flavor is malt, fruity, peach, citrsu, grapes, pineneddles. Medium body, soft carbonation, rather bitter finish. 150913


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