Tag Archives: Imperial Stout

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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Uiltje Brewing Co. Meneer De Uil (11.2%)

Internetty type stuff tells me that this beer is usually barrel aged but that this version isn’t. I’m a bit surprised by that, as there are a bunch of bruised apple and damp oak flavours that would have me guessing … Continue reading

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Brouwerij Kees Export Porter 1750 (10.5%)

I’m not one for saying that something is perfect, but I’m finding it very hard to fault this beer. From its inky black body and its frothy cappuccino head, its India rubber, prune and linseed oil aroma to its deep … 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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