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. […]
The Arrogant Bastard brand don’t make beers by halves. Their usually big in flavour and high in ABV. This one is no different.
Band and brewery collabs are coming thick and fast these days. Only a matter of time before the merchandise juggernaut Metallica cashed in
Rich bourbon flavours with a healthy hit of vanilla and hints of chocolate and coffee.
Brewery: Karl Strauss in San Diego, California Style: IPA ABV: 7% RateBeer: 77/100 Pour: Pale orange colour with a thin white head. I still remember the first time I had this beer. I went to a party of friends of my girlfriend. We had been dating a few months. We stopped to get drinks on the way and I grabbed […]
Brewery: Stone Brewing in San Diego, California Style: Double IPA ABV: 8.8% Rate Beer: 92 Pour: Golden orange colour with a small fluffy white head Beautiful, crisp, clean DIPA from Stone. Subtle stone fruit flavours and a gorgeous colour. Their little political statement stab at old orange face D. Trump isn’t missed on me either.
Brewery: Ballast Point Brewing Co in San Diego, California Style: IPA ABV: 7% IBUs: 70 Rate Beer: 95/100 Pour: Golden citrus orange colour. They call it their hazy IPA. I assume their take on a NEIPA. It doesn’t look hazy and not much different to their unfiltered Sculpin. Strong citrus flavours with orange, mandarin, grapefruit and […]
San Diego is a bit of a craft beer Mecca. With over 300 independent breweries operating out of the area, you’d be doing something very wrong to not find a beer. The city has embraced the craft beer culture. Most bars and pubs will have more craft beer taps than your big megaswill beers. There […]