Tag Archives: Rye

BrewDog Rye Hammer (7.2%)

To return to what I said about BrewDog in my last article, when they stop dicking about with marketing and just make beer, some of it ain’t half bad. Take the latest instalment in the Hammer Series, Rye Hammer is … Continue reading

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Ilkley Brewery Alpha Beta (4.5%)

I got a bit excited when I heard that Ilkley were moving their beer into cans, and then I got excited again when I found that one of their first canned beers would be brewed with my beloved rye. And … Continue reading

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Brouwerij Struise XXX 2014 Reserva Bourbon Barrel Aged (10%)

I don’t usually write about Belgian beer because it’s all been written about so many times before, and often described much better than I ever could. But this is superb. A Rye Quad aged in Bourbon barrels, the beer pours … Continue reading

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360° Brewing Rye Pale (5.2%)

There’s a billowing cumulonimbus of from for a head as you empty this little can into your glass. Unfined and unfiltered and brewed with a seven malt bill that includes my beloved Rye, this beer smells of toffee and pumpernickel. … Continue reading

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Mad Hatter Brewing Co. Redrum (6.5%)

Oh blimey, I’d happily be taken to oblivion by this little chap. It’s a Rye IPA that’s big and bold and feisty, its smell all toffee and rye bread, while it sits a deep cherry red in my glass. The … Continue reading

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