Those crazy Yanks are at it again. I’ve had this one sat on the shelf for a while but I’ve never plucked up the courage to try it… until now! This is Peanut Butter Milk Stout from the US brewery… Read more Belching Beaver Peanut Butter Milk Stout – An utterly nutty idea
Big Drop Brewing are a new-comer to the craft brewing scene, established only in 2016 (with this stout being their first commercial beer), this brewery specialises in low-to-no alcohol beers, all less than 0.5% ABV. A well-spotted gap in the… Read more Big Drop Brewing Stout – My first milk stout
Breakfast and Stout. Two of my most favourite things, available in a can from Drygate Brewery in Scotland. The “breakfast” part of the name is not a serving suggestion, the 6% ABV should convince you of that. Instead, it’s a… Read more Drygate Orinico Breakfast Stout – The most important drink of the day?
Happily for me, a Hogs Back brewery beer tonight. I’m a huge fan of this brewery, and I think I’ve drunk my way through all of their beers at some point over the last five years or so (as well… Read more Hogs Back OTT – Old Tongham Tasty or Over The Top?
I had no idea how this beer was going to go – I’m not a big fan of porters. I do, however, like chipotle (despite still not knowing how to pronounce it – Wiki suggests “chi-POHT-lay”), and I genuinely believe… Read more Redwillow Smokeless – That’s a lie!
Some people might frown on the idea of alcohol before midday but that certainly hasn’t stopped Siren Craft Brew from whipping up this pre-lunch treat. Broken Dream is branded as a breakfast stout; a nice little number to accompany your… Read more Siren Craft Brew Broken Dream – Kick start your day with this breakfast stout
Another collaboration brew from Siren Craft Brew for me today. This time they’ve worked with the guys at Dugges Bryggeri over in Sweden, to create Draugen. In Scandinavian folklore, Draugen is the ghost of a sailor, now often associated with… Read more Siren Craft Brew Draugen – A bit of a dark and mysterious monster
So, this is a rather special one. Sheltered Spirit, by Siren Craft Brew, is a bourbon barrel aged imperial porter with tamarind. Coming in at no less than 14% ABV this is not a beer to be taken lightly! Don’t let… Read more Siren Craft Brew Sheltered Spirit – A dangerously good bourbon porter
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! In the spirit of all things Irish, today I’m drinking one of Ireland’s best known exports – Guinness. I still remember the first pint of Guinness I ever had, back when I started University 17 years… Read more St. James’s Gate Brewery Guinness – It’s St. Patrick’s day, it would be rude not to…
One of my recent BeerBods offerings was The White Sow Nitro Oatmeal Chocolate Milk Stout by The White Hag brewery. I think this one wins the prize for the highest number of adjectives in a beer name. Let me break… Read more The White Hag Brewery, The White Sow Nitro Oatmeal Chocolate Milk Stout – A smooth, light stout