Marketing is a wonderful thing. I’ve spent the best part of the decade 2010s working in some aspect of digital marketing. I mention this because it was a marketing campaign that got me onto the Craft Cartel Beer Club Subscription. They were running their $1 promo which saw you get a box of 8 unique […]
Brewery: Bacchus Brewing in Capalaba, QLD Style: Imperial Stout ABV: 11.7% Rate Beer: not listed on Rate Beer Pour: Deep dark brown with a tan brown head on pour. Starting off with a heavy prayed smoke flavour before settling down to a casual sipper of a beer. Chocolate tones and cherry shine through as you drink […]
This tastes just like a rich dark chocolate mud cake.
Brewery: Six Strings Brewing Co in Gosford, NSW Style: Imperial Stout ABV: 9.8% Rate Beer: 43/100 Pour: Black in colour with a small, thin tan brown head. A rich tapestry of sweet and Smokey flavours. Coffee, toffee, brown sugar and booze all combine to make this a great imperial stout. After flavours of bitterness and warming […]
Brewery: Five Barrel Brewing in Wollongong, NSW Style: Imperial Stout ABV: 9.6% IBUs: 50 Rate Beer: No Rating Yet Pour: Deep black with a dark tan head that fades out quickly. Creamy texture with a smooth finish of roasted coffee and dark chocolate. The lighter of the series of imperial stouts from Five Barrel but holds […]
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 […]
Smooth, almost creamy mouthfeel. Not a strong Shiraz flavour unlike the whiskey barrel aged version but still chocolate and vanilla flavours that’s been present in each years batch.
This oaked stout borders on imperial levels. Has a smooth body with hints of coffee and vanilla and whiskey