Tag Archives: Smoked beer

Poppyland Brewery Smokehouse Porter (5.7%)

More sublime Brewing from Poppyland, Smokehouse Porter is warm and comforting, round and chewy and satisfying. It pours an inky black and smells of treacle tart and a hint of liquorice, and taking a swig you find a big fat … Continue reading

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Elusive Brewing Creature Of Havoc (4.6%)

This cherrywood smoked ESB has been brewed in collaboration with Torrside Brewing and it’s really rather good. In essence this is a straightforward ESB, the traditional yeast strain and Bramling Cross hops working together to create a soft round peach … Continue reading

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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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