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Paxton's ESB - Big Time Brewery & Alehouse

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Paxton's ESB
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5 Ratings
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 6.35%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Big Time Brewery & Alehouse visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-01-2005)
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Photo of Smurf2055
3.49/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Very well carbonated. Dark amber pour with a thin white head.

Smells a bit citrusy.

Taste is surprisingly mellow, was expecting more of a bite, but it’s a lot like drinking an amber. Very smooth.

Decent brew, but there are usually better options.

Smurf2055, Jul 15, 2013
Photo of Gavage
4.03/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: hazy orange color with a one finger head that falls slowly to a thick surface foam. Nice lacing develops.

Smell: barely anything is detectable by the nose beyond some soft sweetness.

Taste: light bread texture with some mild caramel candy, fruity sweetness, hints of orange citrus, and a very mild bitterness. An example of a simple flavor structure that creates a very enjoyable beer.

Mouthfeel: lightly crisp but leaning towards smooth. Very little aftertaste. Lighter side of the medium body scale.

Drinkability: very easy quaffing session beer. Just wish the aroma was more noticeable. Solid offering.

Gavage, Jul 12, 2006
Photo of flagmantho
3.88/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had this on-tap in a pint glass at the Big Time.

Appearance: hazy amber orange hue with a thin layer of tan foam. Not bad.

Smell: mild caramel malt aroma. Not too bad

Taste: kind of spicy malt flavor; I'm getting almost a nutmeg quality. Nutty and sweet; I like it. Hops are minimal and earthy; bitterness is moderate and balanced at the very end.

Mouthfeel: medium body with a big carbonation and a good level of creaminess. I like it.

Overall: quite a decent little ESB. I'd definitely have it again.

flagmantho, Jan 13, 2012
Photo of irishgreensoda
3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

irishgreensoda, Jun 16, 2014
Photo of towlea25
4/5  rDev +5.8%

towlea25, Jan 21, 2012
Paxton's ESB from Big Time Brewery & Alehouse
- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.