Tag Archives: Mild

Twisted Barrel Ale: More Folk Than Punk

It was a few months ago now that I first came into contact with Coventry’s Twisted Barrel Brewery (@TwistBarrelAle), and I was immediately taken by not only their beer, but also their branding and a little later, having had one … Continue reading

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Northern Monk Brew Co. Eternal Darkness (4.1%)

It was only a matter of time, I suppose, before the trend for Session IPAs led to someone doing a Session Black IPA. And here we have it, though arguably it’s a hoppy Mild. Eternal Darkness isn’t too bad, pouring … Continue reading

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Bank Top Brewery Dark Mild (4%)

Soft and warm and chocolatey, this is a very good Dark Mild. Not that I’m a big fan of Milds. I find them a little too, well, mild. But as an example of the style, this one is very good. … Continue reading

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Mad Hatter Brewing Co. Mild Life Crisis (6.8%)

Why can’t all Milds be like this? Pouring as black as tar with a big cumulonimbus for a head, Mild Life Crisis smells of toffee and coffee, honey and prunes. The malts are big and round and chewy, stuffed full … Continue reading

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Brouwerij Kees London Mild Ale (3.5%)

Soft and round and warm, Kees’ Mild is really rather good. You get a soft chocolate and vanilla aroma from this rich brown beer and its big frothy head. There’s a good malting at work here, giving you chocolate, coffee, … Continue reading

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