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Siren Craft Brew Haunted Dream (6.7%)

Haunted Dream is a chocolate Porter brewed with pumpkin pie spices, and the spices are very strong. In fact, they’re too strong for me, taking over the beer and making it difficult to taste or smell anything other than mace, … Continue reading

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Cellar Door: An Evening Of American Craft Beer

Last Wednesday I presented an Introduction To American Craft Beer at a lovely, and rather intriguing, little off licence just outside Sutton Coldfield. The place is called Cellar Door and is run by Simon and Jen. Though it is officially … Continue reading

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Guinness West Indies Porter (6%)

So, Guinness are the latest in a long line of major breweries to try their hand at “Craft” by digging through their historic recipe books and using a very good looking Olde Worlde label. This Porter, with its origins purportedly … Continue reading

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Pressure Drop Brewery Street Porter (6.5%)

So far Pressure Drop appear to have not put a foot wrong. All their beer is presented beautifully, and more importantly tastes fabulous, and Street Porter is yet another brilliant beer from this little East London brewery. Pouring a deep … Continue reading

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Rooie Dop The Daily Grind (6.5%)

With each Rooie Dop beer that I drink I love this brewery a little bit more. The Daily Grind is made with coffee from Guatemala and Antigua, and it’s lovely. Pouring much darker than I expected, the smell is damsons … Continue reading

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