Tag Archives: Lager

Mondo Brewing Co. ALL CAPS! (4.9%)

Honey and popcorn and popcorn and honey. That’s the smell of this little bottle of lagered fun, and it’s a good smell, a happy smell, a smell that’ll make you want to take a big swig. And when you do … Continue reading

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Freedom Brewery King Köln (5%)

Back in the very early days of CAMRGB, I visited Freedom on their farm in Staffordshire and was shown around by the then owner, Ed Mayman. I loved the fact that Freedom were brewing properly lagered beer at a time … Continue reading

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BrewDog King Pin (4.7%)

This is so much better than This.Is.Lager. It’s big and bright and fresh, pouring a shiny gold with a big fluffy head, the smell is spicy herbal hedgerow. There’s a soft round brioche and toffee malt, some white pepper and … Continue reading

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BrewDog Candy Kaiser (5.2%)

A malt driven Altbier, the only thing letting Candy Kaiser down is that it’s so bloody one dimensional. Sure there’s a soft treacle tart and honey malt and some digestive biscuits, but the hops are almost nonexistent save for a … Continue reading

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Cloudwater Brew Co. Keyworth’s Mid Lager (4.8%)

This is a decent little lager. Pouring a pale gold, the aroma is orchard flowers and apple juice with the oddest whiff of rice pudding, and taking a swig you find a soft and gentle caramel wafer malt, some honey, … Continue reading

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