Tag Archives: Imperial Stout

Buxton Brewery Single Barrel Rain Shadow (12.2%)

Rain Shadow is one hell of an Imperial Stout, but Buxton thought they’d go one better and stick a bunch of it in Bourbon Barrels just to see what happened. And what happened is that the most beautiful monster was … Continue reading

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Buxton Brewery Subluminal (10%)

Brewed in collaboration with Stillwater Artisanal, this is an Imperial Stout that slinks out of its bottle thick and black as tar with the deepest tawny brown head. The aroma is brandy and chocolate, warm and round and gooey and … Continue reading

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Omnipollo & Buxton Brewery Original Texas Pecan Ice Cream (10%)

Omnipollo love their big thick chewy ice cream flavoured beers and they’ve only gone and brewed some with Buxton, a brewery that I love. And boy oh boy it’s good. Pouring inky black, the beer smells of coffee and chocolate … Continue reading

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Durham Brewery Imperious (11.6%)

I urge you, if you find any of this beer, grab it with both hands, thank the shopkeeper and take it home. You see, Imperious is an absolute beauty. Durham have taken their already superb Temptation Imperial Stout and aged … Continue reading

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Noise Annoys: Indy Man Beer Con 2016

It was grey but dry when we stepped down from the train and onto the platform of Manchester Piccadilly Station. In fact it was so fine that we decided to walk to the Victoria Baths, the beautiful venue for Manchester’s … Continue reading

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