Tag Archives: American beer

Barrier Brewing Co. Greenroom (5.4%)

This is a gentle and subtle little Pale Ale that feels much lighter than its ABV. With its garden flower aroma and pale peach colour you would be forgiven for thinking that you were in the presence of something super … Continue reading

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Barrier Brewing Co. 2X Dry hopped Money (7.3%)

This New York brewed beer, ladies and gentlemen, is quintessentially American. And it’s all about the malting. What links my favourite US IPA’s? It’s not the hops, it’s the sweet barley sugar that crops up in everything from a Sierra … Continue reading

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#WMCBF: Discovering the Midlands

What began as a crisp, cold but sunny morning quickly turned grey as my train departed Leicester station and I made the short journey to Coventry for this year’s West Midlands Craft Beer Festival. The event, organised by and hosted … Continue reading

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Half Acre Brewing Co. Bodem (6.7%)

This is a proper American IPA that has that barley sugar smell and a big sticky brown sugar syrup, pancake, waffle and runny honey malt body. There’s a tiny hit of spiced saltiness from the yeast, and then lots or … Continue reading

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Hardywood Park Craft Brewery Gingerbread Stout (9.2%)

I have wanted to taste this beer for quite some time and all I can tell you is that it Ha sheen worth the wait. A Milk Stout brewed with ginger, honey, cinnamon and vanilla, the beer pours an inky … Continue reading

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