Tag Archives: Smoked beer

Franklins Brewing Co. Smoked Chilli Porter (5%)

This is pretty good, but it’d beer marvellous if it didn’t feel so thin. You see, there’s lots of good stuff happening in here, from the black cherry and chocolate aroma to the honey, bran flakes and cocoa, coffee and … Continue reading

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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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Metalman Brewing Co. Heat Sink (5%)

I was expecting this to be super and sadly I was expecting far too much, because this is really disappointing. There’s a descent enough chilli heat that grows in the finish and the beer looks pleasant in my glass, sitting … Continue reading

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Siren Craft Brew Primal Cut (8.8%)

This is a very nice Porter brewed with coffee, blackcurrants and smoked malts. What puts me off it is the pretentious blather on the label. “Imagine a coffee rubbed brisket”. Really? I mean, I like to paint freely with words, … Continue reading

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Anarchy Brew Co. Up In Smoke (3%)

A smoked blonde table beer is a very nice idea, the smoke adding extra depth to the beer’s body and in so doing filling in the spaces that are apparent in so many low alcohol beers. Up In Smoke pours … Continue reading

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