Tag Archives: Imperial Stout

Turning Point Brewing Co. Dreamcatcher (10%)

I opened and poured Dreamcatcher, an Imperial Stout aged for a year in Bourbon and Marsala Barrels and then blended, and life became better and far more interesting. This is a deep rich and rewarding beer, a beer that has … Continue reading

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BrewChap Brewing Concern Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte (12.3%)

What do you do when one day, while waiting in the school playground to pick up your child, a friend says they’ve a shed load of cherries they don’t know what to do with. You send them to your friendly … Continue reading

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Buxton Brewery Sound Of Islay (13%)

Buxton sometimes fall off my radar and I forget all about them, getting wound up in new breweries and all things cool and beery. And then a little bottle of wonder with Buxton’s name on it will turn up and … 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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A New Wardrobe For The Durham Brewery

I’ve known the Durham Brewery gang pretty much since the beginning of CAMRGB and have always loved their beer. And so I was delighted when, about a year ago, I was asked to help them with some market research as … Continue reading

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