Tag Archives: Scotch Ale

It’s All In A Sign: Innis & Gunn Blood Red Sky (6.8%)

Innis & Gunn have had a bit of a rebrand and I quite like their ampersand, though I’m not entirely sure where they are intending to sit with it. I really like the new typeface that has been chosen, it’s … Continue reading

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

BrewDog Bourbon Baby (5.9%)

When I first had this, from Keg in BrewDog Leicester, I thought it was alright. Not exceptional by any means, but a solid malt heavy beer with a brandy heat from the barrel ageing. But bottled it’s a complete flop. … Continue reading

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

Founders Brewing Co. Dirty Bastard (8.3%)

Hell’s teeth, this is good. I’m not sure I approve of the name though. I just don’t see the need. Especially with a beer that tastes this good – you don’t need to shock with your sales pitch. Dirty Bastard … Continue reading

Posted in Beer Review, CAMRGB | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Stewart Brewery St. Giles (5%)

I’ve no idea why, but I had a feeling I wasn’t going to like this beer and as a result it’s sat waiting to be tried for ages. I was wrong. I often am. Because in actual fact St. Giles … Continue reading

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

Black Isle Brewery Scotch Ale (6.2%)

This is one of those beers that you wish came in a bigger bottle. 330ml just isn’t enough. Black Isle’s Scotch Ale is a deep and sensuous mahogany red and fills your nose with bracken and pine bark and crisp … Continue reading

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