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, […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
The Arrogant Bastard brand don’t make beers by halves. Their usually big in flavour and high in ABV. This one is no different.
Piney resin flavours typical of bold Sierra Nevada IPAs. Think their Torpedo IPA in terms of flavour.
Crisp dry finish with subtle citrus flavours. A great take on a Brut IPA
Band and brewery collabs are coming thick and fast these days. Only a matter of time before the merchandise juggernaut Metallica cashed in