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Sierra Nevada – Oktoberfest 2019

Brewery: Sierra Nevada in Chico, California USA Style: Marzen ABV: 6% Rate Beer: 89/100 Pour: Dark golden/amber colour with a thin white head. Another year, another Sierra Nevada collab for their annual Oktoberfest beer. This year they worked with the team at Bitburger for this beer. A solid malt driven beer. As the years go by, […]

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Belching Beaver – Peanut Butter Milk Stout

Brewery: Belching Beaver in San Diego, California USA Style: Milk Stout ABV: 5.3% Rate Beer: 93/100 Pour: Deep dark chocolate brown with a light beige head. Smooth and creamy with a strong salted peanut butter flavour. Think a Reece’s peanut butter cup but in a milk stout.  I normally don’t like chocolate mixed with peanut butter. […]

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Knee Deep Brewing – Oopsie Dhazy

Brewery: Knee Deep Brewing in Auburn, California USA Style: New England IPA ABV: 6.5% Rate Beer: 74/100 Pour: Pale whitish/yellow colour with a big white head Light, easy drinking NEIPA with strong passionfruit and guava flavours. These guys know how to make a delicious beer and this is one of them. Watching college football San Diego […]

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Goose Island Brewing – Goose IPA

It’s a decent beer. Little hoppy. Little citrusy. Quite clean and easy to drink.

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Goose Island – Bourbon County Brand Stout 2018

Brewery: Goose Island in Chicago, Illinois USA Style: Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout ABV: 15.1% IBUs: 60 Rate Beer: 100/100 Pour:  Deep, thick black in colour with minimal head on pour. Cracking this with two good mates on my 40th birthday as a night cap after a day of solid beer drinking. This big, bad boozy […]

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Arrogant Bastard (Stone Brewing) – Black Metallic Stout

The Arrogant Bastard brand don’t make beers by halves. Their usually big in flavour and high in ABV. This one is no different.

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Sierra Nevada – 2018 Northern Hemisphere Wet Hop IPA

Piney resin flavours typical of bold Sierra Nevada IPAs. Think their Torpedo IPA in terms of flavour.

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Sierra Nevada – Brut IPA

Crisp dry finish with subtle citrus flavours. A great take on a Brut IPA