Tag Archives: Fruit beer

Neptune Brewery Nāmaka (5.4%)

Brewed in collaboration with Ladies That Beer, Nāmaka is a rather smart little Hibiscus and Passion Fruit Wheat Beer. It pours a satisfyingly dark pink and smells of honeysuckle and peaches, and taking a swig you find a lovely smoothness … Continue reading

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Wylam Brewing Co. El Topo (7.2%)

Brewed especially for this year’s IMBC, El Topo is a Mexican Oatmeal Stout. The thing is it’s just snow here near as good as it promises. Pouring a deep mahogany purple brown the aroma is all about the fresh lime … Continue reading

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Abbeydale Brewery Greetings From Fort Mill (3.8%)

Brewed in collaboration with Amor Arts Of Carolina, this Grisette with Yarrow and Orange Peel is absolutely smashing. The aroma is a light and summery crackle of spicy honey and tarragon and the beer pours a very inviting warm peach. … Continue reading

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Buxton Brewery Sonrisa (4.7%)

Oh dear, Buxton, what have you done? I can’t find anything positive to say about this beer, but it’s so astonishingly bad that I need to write about it. Especially as it comes from what has been for a long … Continue reading

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Bad Seed Brewery Tropic Fusion (4.6%)

While I’ve still got a real downer on modern sour beer, I have a soft spot for beer that has been kettle soured. Take this one for example. The fresh juicy mango and passion fruit give you a soft round … Continue reading

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