Tag Archives: Porter

Weird Beard Brew Co. Peat Rock (7%)

Oh, now this, this is sexy. Not only is it a very good Brown Porter packed with hops, but it’s got a super earthy peat underbelly. The beer smells of damp oak barrels and undergrowth, and sits a dense purple … Continue reading

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The Kernel India Double Porter Citra Ella (7.4%)

Sometimes I go for a little while without drinking anything from The Kernel and then when I finally get hold of some again I feel a bit teary. It seems too easy to forget just how good they are. I … Continue reading

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Swannay Brewery A Pair Of Porters

Orkney Porter (9%) This is very good indeed. It’s a Porter, that’s all. But it’s so much more. And yet it doesn’t seem to do anything more than a Porter should. But the way this beer does its thing is … Continue reading

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Villages Oboe (5.3%)

Another Beer from Deptford’s Villages whose packaging reminds me of all the obscure indie singles and fanzines that I used to buy. Wrapped in a can that looks remarkably like it has been photocopied, I simply love the way that Villages’ … Continue reading

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Life Begins At 40 (EBC): A Home Brew Competition

The Leeds Home Brew Collective are a small group of obsessive beer brewers based in and around said city. They hold regular meetings in a city centre beer spot where they share their beer, their thoughts and, though this is … Continue reading

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