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Burning Sky Robust Porter (5.8%)

Now this, dear reader, this is very good indeed. Pouring an inky black with an aroma stuffed full of toffee and coffee and plum compote, Burning Sky’s Robust Porter is an absolute delight. There’s a deep rich malt body that’s … Continue reading

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Four From Cassels & Sons Brewing Co.

Cassels & Sons Brewing are based in Christchurch, New Zealand and have been brewing since 2008, steadily growing the business and having to start again after the terrible earthquakes that the country suffered a few years ago. The brewery has … Continue reading

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Arcadian Brewing Co. Underwood (9%)

Frighteningly this tastes and feels nothing like its ABV, it feels round and smooth and rich, but there’s no boozy heaviness at all. Arcadian have taken their American Porter and aged it in Bourbon barrels for a few months which … Continue reading

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Northern Monk Brewing Co. Patrons Project 3.05 (8.2%)

Brewed in collaboration with Finback Brewing and presented in a gorgeous cover drawn by tattoo artist, James Butler, 3.05 is a Mosaic Edition Double IPA. It’s a very good one as well, pouring a cloudy peachy gold with a fuzzy … Continue reading

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Campervan Brewery Wandering #4 The Hoppy Botanist (3.8%)

This is a gentle little Pale Ale brewed with rhubarb, vanilla pods and lactose. It balances its soft malts, all waffles and doughnuts, honey and caramel, with its sharp herbal hops, giving you lemon zest and thyme, apricots and basil, … Continue reading

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