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Peerless Paxtons Peculiar

Brewed by Peerless
Style: Bitter
Birkenhead, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.2/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
Cask, Occasional;
Paxton’s Peculiar (4.1%abv) pays tribute to acclaimed 19th century architect Sir Joseph Paxton, who designed Birkenhead Park, the first public park in Britain. A c opper coloured mix of dark mild and blonde beer, this is ‘very drinkable ale with a complex array of malt, chocolate and then citrus overtones’.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3374) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2016
Tried at the Lincoln beer festival Venice enough bitter with a slight chocolate hint. Nice enough.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmgreenuk (7088) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - FEB 13, 2015
Cask at the Wellington, Birmingham. Poured a clear medium amber with a frothy white head. The aroma is light hop, light citrus. The flavour is moderate bitter with a big refreshing zesty lime citrus, pine needle, hop bitter palate and a lingering bitter finish. Lovely and fresh and well drinkable! Lots going on here for sure. Really enjoyed this and IMO this deserves a higher rating.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weaselkenievil (1608) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2014
Cask in The Clarence Hotel, Wallasey, Wirral. With wyzzywyz22. Dark brown with a lasting cream head. Aroma is caramel malts, some fruit. Unfortunately the pub stinks of piss and seaweed. Flavour is more caramel, some nuts. Quite drinkable, wasn’t expecting much but it’s a decent bitter. First beer from this brewery, good work fellas.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Leighton (17802) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2014
Cask at The Welkin, JDW - Liverpool. Pours clear gold with a thick, creamy off-white head. The nose has some doughy malts, grain, hay. Light sweet flavor with soft lemon, bitter hay and grain husks, white bread, slight crunchy leaves. Light bodied with fine, massaging carbonation. Grainy bitter finish with more dry, doughy pale malts, dirty hay. Meh. This beer definitely has peers.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mike_77 (5062) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - DEC 24, 2013
Red brown colour. Some fruity tones alike to raisins. Overall a nice, balanced bitter with a long dry, finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pizd (433) - Merseyside, ENGLAND - NOV 12, 2013
(Cask): Clear copper colour, small off white head. Aroma of bread, malt and a slight fruity character. Taste is predominantly sweet malt with some bread, fruit and earthy notes coming through towards the finish. Not a bad session beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ManVsBeer (8052) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 17, 2013
Clitheroe Beer Festival. Copper-gold with no head. Has some fruity sweet aroma and taste, close to a an amber ale in texture.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
mzaar (2658) - Varberg, SWEDEN - APR 24, 2013
Fat. Bärnstensfärgad med stort vitt skum. Arom: Smörkola och röda bär. Smak: Smörkola, citrus, ljust bröd. Gräddig munkänsla.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (20430) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 16, 2013
cask at abbotsford ... copper .thin off white head ... soft sweet toffee fruit nose ... juicy fruits ... soft zezty toffee ... juicy fruits ... soft toffee malts ... light pl8n and simple

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
merseybrew (101) - Merseyside, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2011
not a bad beer at all just not for me.., i know this brewery can do better, ive drank it!!!

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