Category Archives: Beer Review

Neptune Brewery Nāmaka (5.4%)

Brewed in collaboration with Ladies That Beer, Nāmaka is a rather smart little Hibiscus and Passion Fruit Wheat Beer. It pours a satisfyingly dark pink and smells of honeysuckle and peaches, and taking a swig you find a lovely smoothness … Continue reading

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Verdant Brewing Co. Bear With Me (6%)

Verdant’s American style Wheat Beer is a summery thing of beauty. Pouring a thick and soupy pale yellow with a big frothy head, it smells of strawberries, melon and nettles. The body is smooth and creamy, all brown sugar syrup … Continue reading

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Wylam Brewing Co. El Topo (7.2%)

Brewed especially for this year’s IMBC, El Topo is a Mexican Oatmeal Stout. The thing is it’s just snow here near as good as it promises. Pouring a deep mahogany purple brown the aroma is all about the fresh lime … Continue reading

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Abbeydale Brewery Greetings From Fort Mill (3.8%)

Brewed in collaboration with Amor Arts Of Carolina, this Grisette with Yarrow and Orange Peel is absolutely smashing. The aroma is a light and summery crackle of spicy honey and tarragon and the beer pours a very inviting warm peach. … Continue reading

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Polly’s Brew Co. Grow, Deliver & Repeat (7.2%)

If you asked me to describe what I want from an IPA, what an IPA would need to do to make me fall in love with it, this is what I’d say: I want the beer to pour a bright … Continue reading

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