Daily Archives: August 8, 2014

Anspach & Hobday The Smoked Brown (6%)

Now this is a little bit special. It’s a smoked Brown Ale that sits a deep chestnut red in my glass, it’s big frothy head like a beery cloud, and a smell that’s honey coated nuts roasted on a bonfire. The malting … Continue reading

Posted in Beer Review, CAMRGB | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Okell’s 1907 (6.1%)

I’ve been waiting to try Okell’s, a brewery from The Isle Of Man, for ages and here I have my first bottle. 1907 is Okell’s IPA and it’s rather good. Pouring a light amber, it smells of varnished toffee apples … Continue reading

Posted in Beer Review, CAMRGB | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Highland Brewing Co. Orkney IPA (4.8%)

Not the worst beer in the world, Orkney IPA is drinkable if completely unremarkable. So unremarkable that it’s almost impossible to remark on it. A grassy aroma and some biscuit and honey malts, hedgerow, lemon and tobacco. No, really, that’s … Continue reading

Posted in Beer Review, CAMRGB | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment