Tag Archives: Coffee

Two Dark Beers From Eight Arch Brewing

Layer Cake (6%) is a very good Black IPA that does all the things you’d expect and does them well. The aroma is dark and fruity, full of black cherries and woodland undergrowth. Taking a swig you find lots of black … Continue reading

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A Pair Of Aces From Time & Tide

Time & Tide Brewing Deep Water (10.5%) Take a seriously good Imperial Stout, add sea salt, cocoa and chilli and age it for eleven months in Islay whisky barrels and, if you’re lucky and everything works just right, you’re left … Continue reading

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To Øl Mochaccino Messiah (7%)

Please please please, never be afraid to say something is bad. Especially if you’ve paid money for it. Mochaccino Messiah is a coffee milk stout that’s thick with lactose, has a decent enough chocolate praline and digestive biscuit malt body … Continue reading

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Brouwerij Frontaal Billiard (10.1%)

This, my friends, is something very special. Billiard is an Oatmeal Coffee Imperial Stout that wipes the floor with every other beer of its style. The malting is round and rich and creamy, vanilla ice cream, treacle tart and Tiramisu … Continue reading

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Founders Brewing Co. CBS (11.7%)

It’s Monday evening but I’ve had one of those days that calls for something a bit ridiculous. And so I grabbed this from my fridge, took the cap off and was met with an enormous plum pudding, window putty and … Continue reading

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