Tag Archives: Coffee

Siren Craft Brew Bourbon Coffee Broken Dream (6.5%)

Decent enough this might be, but it’s the weakest of the Broken Dream versions that I’ve had so far. Brewed with coffee beans aged in Bourbon barrels, this is a beer that’s smells of plums and coffee. Taking a mouthful … 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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Alphabet Brewing Co. Crate Digger (8.3%)

More Coffee Stout, it’s de rigueur this last twelve months after all, ABC have managed to get a really good balance between the coffee and the beer. Pouring a deep purple brown, the smell is freshly brewed black coffee, plums … Continue reading

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Time & Tide Brewing Co. The Kraken (7.4%)

A great big chewy Stout and a shed load of coffee. There’s a fair bit of this style of beer around at the moment and much of it doesn’t quite get the balance right between the beer and the coffee. … Continue reading

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Stroud Brewery: Organic Footprints

A few weeks ago I got hold of Stroud Brewery’s Alederflower and was so taken by it, and by the fact that the brewery tries to be wholly organic where it can, that I felt the need to contact the … Continue reading

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