Author Archives: Simon Williams

About Simon Williams

Founder of CAMRGB. Member of The British Guild Of Beer Writers. Leftist bigmouth. Old and grumpy.

Brew York Tonkoko (4.3%)

This is impressive. It’s also rather enjoyable, which is the main thing. Tonkoko is a Milk Stout brewed with Tonka Bean, Vanilla, Coconut and Cacao and everything is there when you take a swig. The beer feels thick and creamy … Continue reading

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Sentinel Brewing Co. ACW (5%)

ACW is an Apricot and Cumin Wit and I like it. It does all the usual Wit beer things very well, with its lightly spiced bread dough aroma and its pale gold colour. There’s some banana and caramel, shortbread biscuits … Continue reading

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Black Flag Brewery IPA Citra Simcoe (6.5%)

You know how when you use Citra and Simcoe and get it just right you create a great big juicy blast of a beer? That’s what this is. From the zesty fresh fruit and Starburst of the aroma to the … Continue reading

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Intrepid Brewing Co. Blonde (4%)

It’s four in the afternoon, not the time I usually drink beer, but I’ve just been humping furniture around and needed some refreshment. I chose the right beer as well, as Intrepid’s Blonde is crisp and bitter and refreshing. Pouring … Continue reading

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To Øl Sur Sorachi Ace (6%)

This doesn’t do it for me. A Sorachi Ace IPA with Bretanomyces, it is a singularly one dimensional experience. The problem is that however much this has been dry Hopped with Sorachi Ace what has happened is that all the … Continue reading

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