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Sunday, January 16th, 2022

Brewdog New England IPA

Categories: [ Beer/Brewdog ]

Brewdog_New_England_IPA

“Tropical fruits… peach, melon, lime and caramelized pineapple”

Incredibly fruity, smells like “multivitamin” fruit juice, with a definite peach aftertaste. The relationship to Cloudwater Brew is not specified.

BrewDog plc, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. 6.8% alcohol

[ Posted on January 16th, 2022 at 11:25 | no comment | ]

Monday, January 10th, 2022

Grillen La Tartine

Translation: [ Google | Babelfish ]

Categories: [ Beer/Grillen ]

Grillen_La_tartine

« bière brassée avec du pain… goût toasté… malts Pilsner bio, Cara ruby bio, Munich bio, Carablond bio… houblons Chinook bio, Aramis bio »

Peut-être un petit goût de pain, mais pas sûr. Pas mauvaise.

Brasserie du Grillen, Colmar, Alsace. 5% d'alcool.

[ Posted on January 10th, 2022 at 20:20 | no comment | ]

Sunday, December 19th, 2021

Galway Bay Full Sail

Categories: [ Beer ]

Galway_Bay_Full_Sail

Very fruity and quite bitter. Contains barley and wheat.

Galway Bay Brewery, Oranmore, Galway, Ireland. 5.8% alcohol.

[ Posted on December 19th, 2021 at 11:25 | no comment | ]

Tuesday, December 14th, 2021

Guinness 0.0

Categories: [ Beer ]

Guinness_0

A bit more sour than regular Guinness, but the taste is similar. Contains malt, barley and roast barley.

Guinness Brewery, Dublin, Ireland. 0.0% alcohol.

[ Posted on December 14th, 2021 at 20:42 | no comment | ]

Sunday, November 21st, 2021

Hiisi Pirunpelto

Categories: [ Beer/Hiisi ]

Hiisi_Pirunpelto

“paahteinen doppelbock”

Makea, aika hyvää. Sisältää ohramallasta.

Panimoyhtiö Hiisi, Jyväskylä, Suomi. 7.5% alkoholia.

[ Posted on November 21st, 2021 at 12:29 | no comment | ]

Sunday, November 14th, 2021

Eagle Banana Bread Beer

Categories: [ Beer ]

Eagle_Banana_Bread_Beer

“Fresh bananas… fruity flavour… Lager and Crystal malts… Challenger and Styrian Goldings hops”

Sweet, with a definite (cooked) banananess in it. Contains barley.

Carlsberg Marston's Brewing, Eagle Brewery, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England. 5.2% alcohol.

[ Posted on November 14th, 2021 at 11:10 | no comment | ]

Sunday, November 7th, 2021

Wychwood King Goblin

Categories: [ Beer/Wychwood ]

Wychwood_King_Goblin

“aromas of treacle toffee and dried fruits… Crystal and Chocolate malts… Sovereign hops… caramel, coffee and earthly roastes malts flavours”

Sweet, roasted, with maybe a hint of aniseed. Contains barley.

Carlsberg Marston's Brewing, Wychwood Brewery, Witney, Oxfordshire, England. 6.6% alcohol.

[ Posted on November 7th, 2021 at 15:35 | no comment | ]

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021

New Belgium Voodoo Ranger Hazy IPA

Categories: [ Beer ]

New_Belgium_Voodoo_Ranger_Hazy_IPA

Very fruity, tropical fruits, slightly bitter. Contains malted barley and oats.

New Belgium, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States. 5.3% alcohol.

[ Posted on November 2nd, 2021 at 19:16 | no comment | ]

Monday, October 25th, 2021

Rooster's Baby-Faces Assassin

Categories: [ Beer ]

Rooster_s_Baby-Faced_Assassin

“mango, apricot, grapefruit and mandarin orange…”

Very fruity, tropical fruits and slightly bitter. Contains malted barley and wheat.

Rooster's Brewery Ltd, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England. 6.1% alcohol.

[ Posted on October 25th, 2021 at 20:28 | no comment | ]

Sunday, October 17th, 2021

Robinsons Trooper Fear of the Dark

Categories: [ Beer/Robinsons ]

Robinsons_Trooper_Fear_of_the_Dark

“English dark roasted chocolat stout”

Sweet and roasted, with hint of rye bread. Contains malted barley and wheat.

Frederic Robinson Ltd, Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. 4.5% alcohol.

[ Posted on October 17th, 2021 at 11:14 | no comment | ]

Sunday, October 10th, 2021

Robinsons Trooper IPA

Categories: [ Beer/Robinsons ]

Robinsons_Trooper_IPA

Just another IPA, nice but nothing special. Contains malted barley and wheat.

Frederic Robinson Ltd, Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. 4.3% alcohol.

[ Posted on October 10th, 2021 at 15:47 | no comment | ]

Sunday, October 3rd, 2021

Brewdog Layer Cake

Categories: [ Beer/Brewdog ]

Brewdog_Layer_Cake

“Marshmallow and chocolate stout”

Very sweet, strong chocolate and red fruit candy (strawberry and rapsberry, maybe? and probably vanilla too) flavours. Contains malted barley and malted oats.

BrewDog plc, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. 7.0% alcohol

[ Posted on October 3rd, 2021 at 15:08 | no comment | ]

Sunday, September 19th, 2021

Anarchy Brew Empty Crowd

Categories: [ Beer ]

Anarchy_Brew_Empty_Crowd

“Dates + fig”

Sweet, roasty, rye bread. Contains wheat, barley, oats.

Anarchy Brew Co., Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England. 9% alcohol.

[ Posted on September 19th, 2021 at 11:25 | no comment | ]

Monday, September 13th, 2021

Thornbridge Cocoa Wonderland

Categories: [ Beer/Thornbridge ]

Thornbridge_Cocoa_Wonderland

‘sweet milk chocolate and roasted coffee bitterness’

Very sweet, very chocolatey, I didn't notice the coffee or the bitterness. Contains malted barley and wheat.

Thornbridge brewery, Bakewell, Derbyshire, England. 6.8% alcohol.

[ Posted on September 13th, 2021 at 18:30 | no comment | ]

Sunday, August 29th, 2021

O'Hara's Leann Folláin

Categories: [ Beer/Carlow ]

O_Hara_s_Leann_Follain

“dark chocolate and vanilla flavours… mild mocha aroma”

Sweet and very roasted, a bit chocolatey. Contains barley malt and wheat.

Carlow Brewing Company, Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow, Ireland. 6.0% alcohol.

[ Posted on August 29th, 2021 at 15:32 | no comment | ]

Sunday, August 22nd, 2021

Traquair House Ale

Categories: [ Beer ]

Traquair_House_Ale

Very sweet, tastes of sweet dried fruits and rye bread, very good. Contains barley malt.

Traquair House, Innerleithen, Peebleshire, Scotland. 7.2% alcohol.

[ Posted on August 22nd, 2021 at 21:34 | no comment | ]

Sunday, August 15th, 2021

Thornbridge Pardus

Categories: [ Beer/Thornbridge ]

Thornbridge_Pardus

“Black forest gâteau in a can… cherry and chocolate… ligthly roasted coffee… Brambling Cross hops”

Sweet, quite roasted flavours, maybe chocolate, but I could not find cherries in it. Contains malted barley and wheat.

Thornbridge brewery, Bakewell, Derbyshire, England. 8.0% alcohol.

[ Posted on August 15th, 2021 at 20:31 | no comment | ]

Sunday, August 8th, 2021

Hiisi Ilma

Translation: [ Google ]

Categories: [ Beer/Hiisi ]

Hiisi_Ilma

Citrus hedelmät, ehkä greippi. Sisältää vehnämallasta ja ohramallasta.

Panimoyhtiö Hiisi, Jyväskylä, Suomi. 3.5% alkoholia.

[ Posted on August 8th, 2021 at 14:42 | no comment | ]

Sunday, August 1st, 2021

Brewdog Overworks Cosmic Raspberry

Categories: [ Beer/Brewdog ]

Brewdog_Cosmic_Raspberry

“Hallertau Taurus hops… Pilsner, Wheat, Munich, Oats malt”

Sour as expected, with a taste of raspberry. Contains malted barley, malted wheat, malted oats.

BrewDog plc, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. 5.0% alcohol

[ Posted on August 1st, 2021 at 10:45 | no comment | ]

Sunday, July 25th, 2021

Wild Beer Company Zintuki

Categories: [ Beer/The Wild Beer Company ]

Wild_Beer_Company_Zintuki

“blend of Ninkasi (… beer made with a small amount of local apple juice) and Sommerset Wild (a sour beer fermented using yeast and bacteria from local orchards)”

Sour, citrusy, difficult to describe. Contains barley malt and wheat.

The Wild Beer Co., Shepton Mallet, Somerset, England. 7.3% alcohol.

[ Posted on July 25th, 2021 at 14:20 | no comment | ]

Sunday, July 4th, 2021

Boyne Lager

Categories: [ Beer ]

Boyne_Lager

Just another lager. Contains barley malt.

Boyne Brewhouse, Drogheda, Co. Meath, Ireland.

[ Posted on July 4th, 2021 at 11:52 | no comment | ]

Monday, June 28th, 2021

Thornbridge Days of Creation

Categories: [ Beer/Thornbridge ]

Thornbridge_Days_of_Creation

“Sour red ale aged in red Burgundy barrels with raspberries. 2018 vintage ale… acidity… fruit flavour… spicy red fruits and vinous oak”

Indeed sour, red wine flavours and indeed raspberry aroma. Contains malted barley and wheat.

Thornbridge brewery, Bakewell, Derbyshire, England. 7% alcohol.

[ Posted on June 28th, 2021 at 20:02 | no comment | ]

Sunday, June 20th, 2021

Woodforde's Norada

Categories: [ Beer/Woodforde's ]

Woodforde_s_Norada

“hints of papaya and mango”

A bit bitter and fruity. Contains malted barley and rye.

Woodforde's Brewery, Woodbastwick, Norfolk, England. 4.3% alcohol.

[ Posted on June 20th, 2021 at 10:55 | no comment | ]

Sunday, May 30th, 2021

Blacks KPA

Categories: [ Beer/Blacks ]

Blacks_KPA

“Cascade and Citra hops. Tropical & citrus flavours”

Just anothe pale ale. Contains malted barley.

Blacks Brewery, Kinsale, Cork, Ireland. 5% alcohol.

[ Posted on May 30th, 2021 at 15:04 | no comment | ]

Sunday, May 23rd, 2021

Woodforde's West Coast Wherry

Categories: [ Beer/Woodforde's ]

Woodforde_s_West_Coast_Wherry

“Amarillo and Cascade hops… citrusy, spicy, fruity”

Surprisingly sweet, and indeed fruity. Contains malted barley.

Woodforde's Brewery, Woodbastwick, Norfolk, England. 4.2% alcohol.

[ Posted on May 23rd, 2021 at 11:19 | no comment | ]

Sunday, May 16th, 2021

Siren Neo Normal

Categories: [ Beer ]

Siren_Neo_Normal

“designed to show off Talus… new hops… pink grapefruit, tropical fruit, pine and floral notes”

Very sweet, strong smell of tropical fruits, and indeed piney taste. Contains malted barley.

Siren Craft Brew, Finchamstead, Berkshire, England. 7.4% alcohol.

[ Posted on May 16th, 2021 at 10:33 | no comment | ]

Sunday, May 9th, 2021

Black Worlds End

Categories: [ Beer/Blacks ]

Blacks_Worlds_End

“fairtrade cocoa beans and madagascan vanilla pods”

Very sweet, very chocolatey and vanilla-y. Contains malted barley.

Blacks Brewery, Kinsale, Cork, Ireland. 8% alcohol.

[ Posted on May 9th, 2021 at 20:06 | no comment | ]

Sunday, May 2nd, 2021

Brewdog Punk AF

Categories: [ Beer/Brewdog ]

Brewdog_Punk_AF

Citrusy and otherwise strangely fruity. Contains malted barley, malted oats and malted wheat.

BrewDog Ltd., Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. 0.5% alcohol.

[ Posted on May 2nd, 2021 at 15:15 | no comment | ]

Sunday, April 25th, 2021

Thornbridge Karabel

Categories: [ Beer/Thornbridge ]

Thornbridge_Karabel

“classic and experimental american hops (Citra, Amarillo, Mosaic, Centennial, HBC 522)… lemon peel, tropical fruit (mango)… grassiness… resinous… stone fruit and lychee”

Very fruity and strong, maybe a bit too sweet. Contains malted barley, wheat. Made in collaboration with Basqueland Brewing.

Thornbridge brewery, Bakewell, Derbyshire, England. 4.5% alcohol.

[ Posted on April 25th, 2021 at 23:11 | no comment | ]

Sunday, April 18th, 2021

Hiisi Lempo

Translation: [ Google ]

Categories: [ Beer/Hiisi ]

Hiisi_Lempo_2

“hedelmäinen ja kevyem (sic) mehtäinen… valkoviinirypäle, yuzu”

Hapokas ja hedelmäinen. Sisältää ohramallasta. Se ei ole sama olut kuin Lempo.

Panimoyhtiö Hiisi, Jyväskylä, Suomi. 3.5% alkoholia.

[ Posted on April 18th, 2021 at 11:36 | no comment | ]

Sunday, April 11th, 2021

Greene King Abbot Ale

Categories: [ Beer/Greene King ]

Greene_King_Abbot_Ale

“pale and amber malts… Challenger, First Gold, and Fuggles hops… fruity, floral, spicy… fruit cake characters”

Smells kind of fruit-cakey, maybe something of gingerbread too. Contains malted barley.

Greene King, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England. 5.0% alcohol.

[ Posted on April 11th, 2021 at 20:40 | no comment | ]

Sunday, April 4th, 2021

Thornbridge Myddle

Categories: [ Beer/Thornbridge ]

Thornbridge_Myddle

“sweet orange and light pine… biscuit and burnt caramel”

Maybe a hint of orange, and some bitterness. Contains malted barley and wheat.

Thornbridge brewery, Bakewell, Derbyshire, England. 6.2% alcohol.

[ Posted on April 4th, 2021 at 11:56 | no comment | ]

Sunday, March 28th, 2021

Small Beer

Categories: [ Beer ]

Small_Beer

“coffee, toast and dark chocolate”

Toasty taste, but feels somehow thin. Contains malted barley and oats.

Small Beer Brewery, London, England. 1.0% alcohol.

[ Posted on March 28th, 2021 at 15:17 | no comment | ]

Sunday, March 21st, 2021

Hiisi Köyry

Translation: [ Google ]

Categories: [ Beer/Hiisi ]

Hiisi_Koyry

Hyvin hedelmäinen. Sisältää ohramallasta.

Panimoyhtiö Hiisi, Jyväskylä, Suomi. 4.4% alkoholia.

[ Posted on March 21st, 2021 at 20:01 | no comment | ]

Sunday, March 14th, 2021

Brewdog Hazy Jane

Categories: [ Beer/Brewdog ]

Brewdog_Hazy_Jane

Very flowery, with citrus fruit (grapefruit) flavours. Contains malted barley, malted oats and torrefied wheat.

BrewDog Ltd., Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. 5% alcohol.

[ Posted on March 14th, 2021 at 12:30 | no comment | ]

Sunday, March 7th, 2021

Harviestoun The Ridge

Categories: [ Beer/Harviestoun ]

Harviestoun_The_Ridge

Slightly metallic smell/taste, and reminds me of the Alsacian beers I don't like (hops, maybe?). Contains barley and wheat.

Harviestoun Brewery. Hillfoots Business Village, Alva, Clackmannanshire, Scotland. 5% alcohol.

[ Posted on March 7th, 2021 at 23:24 | no comment | ]

Sunday, February 28th, 2021

Thornbridge Love Among The Ruins

Categories: [ Beer/Thornbridge ]

Thornbridge_Love_Among_The_Ruins

“Thornbridge Barrel Room Series - Vintage 2018… Sour red ale aged in red Burgundy barrels with cherries… blend of one, two and three year-old beer… acidity… fruit flavour… organic Morello cherries, cultures of Brettanomyces, Pediococcus and Lactobacillus… notes of sour cherry, red berries and oak.”

Very sour, reminds me of red wine and indeed cherries. Contains malted barley and wheat.

Thornbridge brewery, Bakewell, Derbyshire, England. 7% alcohol.

[ Posted on February 28th, 2021 at 11:07 | no comment | ]

Sunday, February 21st, 2021

North Piñata

Categories: [ Beer ]

North_Pinata

“mango + guava pale ale”

Very fruity, smells definitely like mangoes. Contains malted barley and wheat.

North Brewing Co., Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. 4.5% alcohol.

[ Posted on February 21st, 2021 at 11:17 | no comment | ]

Sunday, February 14th, 2021

Thornbridge Wild Raven

Categories: [ Beer/Thornbridge ]

Thornbridge_Wild_Raven

“piney hop aromas… Nelson Sauvin, Sorachi Ace, Centennial, Ella hops… malty, lemon… light citrus, coffee”

Quite sweet, and indeed piney. Contains malted barley and wheat.

Thornbridge brewery, Bakewell, Derbyshire, England. 6.6% alcohol.

[ Posted on February 14th, 2021 at 10:38 | no comment | ]

Sunday, February 7th, 2021

Hiisi Rahko

Translation: [ Google ]

Categories: [ Beer/Hiisi ]

Hiisi_Rahko

“Punaviinirypäle… Mustaherukan lehtien tuoksu… punaviinimäinen”

Hedelmäinen, kitkerä ja hapanta. Jotain muistuttaa elsassilaiselta oluelta, jota en tykkää. Sisältää ohramallasta, vehnämallasta ja kauraa.

Panimoyhtiö Hiisi, Jyväskylä, Suomi. 6.7% alkoholia.

[ Posted on February 7th, 2021 at 15:54 | no comment | ]