28/07/2015 – #craftbeerhour

Joshua Jane / Ilkley / 3.7% Eyes: dark copper Nose: caramel and fruity Mouth:┬ácaramel and marmalade Notes: Once again, I’ve recently been concentrating on the big, brash American-style stuff, and had kind of neglected the more traditional side of things. This is a pitch-perfect, reliable, quintessential English ale, and pretty light ABV, so an ideal […]

21/07/2015 – #craftbeerhour

Holy Cowbell / Beavertown / 5.6% Eyes: pitch black with chestnut highlights Nose: black coffee with fruit syrup Mouth: as above Notes: another triumph from the Beavertown boys, this is only confirming their status as my new favourite. Holy Cowbell is described as an India Stout – not sure whether I’d categorise it as a […]

07/07/2015 – #craftbeerhour

Hi guys – this isn’t a “new” beer for me, so see here for the review I did previously, and here for the entry in my top 10. I thought it was worth keeping aside and savouring for the occasion though – I’ve never had a beer from Thornbridge that was anything less than exemplary. […]