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Burning Sky Imperial Stout (8.5%)

Aged in oak vats, Burning Sky’s Imperial Stout may not be the booziest you can find, but it is definitely one of the best. Pouring an inky black with a little cappuccino head, the smell is prunes and plums, honey … Continue reading

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Siren Craft Brew Thresher (8%)

Brewed in collaboration with Hawkshead, this delicious Double IPA is brewed with spelt in the malt bill alongside the usual barley, wheat and oats. And what it seems to do, unless it’s psychosomatic on my part, is to bring a … Continue reading

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First Chop Pop (5.4%)

Perhaps it’s whatever First Chop are doing to remove gluten that’s made this beer feel weird, but whatever it is there’s something not quite right about this can of Pop. And it’s a real pity as I have always enjoyed … Continue reading

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Black Flag Brewery Ekuanot IPA (6.5%)

Ekuanot (previously known as Equinox) is one of the softer hops, in that it doesn’t slap you quite so hard with bitterness, and here it’s used beautifully, giving the beer soft melon and lime leaf, peach and apple skins and … Continue reading

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Hart Family Brewers Kimber Reserve 2017 (8%)

Named in honour of the brewer’s grandfather, this is a super beer that has been brewed with a Belgian yeast strain, barrel aged in oak and then blended before being dry hopped with UK grown Cascade hops. The aroma is … Continue reading

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