Tag Archives: American

Anchor Brewing Co. Go West! IPA (6.7%) & The Next Wave of Supermarket Craft.

This may not be the greatest IPA in the world’s but it’s very drinkable and it’s also now available in Asda. There has been some discussion in the Twittersphere and similar forums over the last few weeks about the dangers … Continue reading

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Green Flash Brewing Co. Cosmic Ristretto (8.2%)

I like Green Flash a lot and this Baltic Porter with espresso makes me like them a little bit more. And it’s all about the balance. Where a lot of Porters with coffee lean so heavily on the coffee hit … Continue reading

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Modern Times Fortunate Islands With Grapefruit Zest (5%)

Fancy a wheaty lunchtime Hop bomb? Look no further. Fortunate Islands is a wheat beer brewed with heaps of Citra and Amarillo and a good twist of fresh grapefruit zest. The result is a beer that’s bright and fresh and … Continue reading

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Goose Island Beer Co. Sofie (6.5%)

You know something? This isn’t bad. In fact it’s quite drinkable. Pouring a pale gold, the aroma is damp woodland and spicy orchard fruit, and taking a swig you find that an earthy fungal yeast hit is sitting front and … Continue reading

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Left Hand Brewing Co. Extrovert IPA (7.1%)

Left Hand are a great, employee owned brewery, that continue to make super beer. This, their American IPA, does everything you want and does it well, from its peachy golden colour to its frothy little head. The aroma is fruit … Continue reading

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