Category Archives: Bitters/ESB

Honkers Ale

Goose Island have been a weird one for me here on Beer-Reviews.co.uk. I’ve either had a lot of dodgy bottles or just don’t really get it. I’ve consumed their Goose Island 312 and Goose Island IPA and both have le...

Auburn Copper Ale

Begins with a strong head and an even stronger nutty aroma that forewarns the drinker they’re in for a real pint. A bitterness that provides a kick and a manly maltyness provides a strong pint.  Perhaps the most surprising thing i...

Unicorn

I ain’t no crazy bitch but anything with a Goddamn unicorn on it must be a wonderfully magical thing (even if the label does depict a crazy, old, deranged unicorn). A Robinsons Brew’ry fabrication To pour the head is, and I ...

Golden Goose

I was astounded to find out, after a little research, that Hatherwood isn’t actually a brewery. In fact, this range of beers which also includes the Ruby Rooster, is Lidl beer, brewed by the folks in the enchanted Wychwood. ...

Victory Ale

FYI Vegan beer brewed by Batemans. A pale copper ale at 6%. Is the war won? After winning a game of Yahtzee with three yahtzees in a row (and I kid you not), I am feeling pretty victorious, so I figure it’s time for an appropriate...

Organic Ale

Woah there, linguician. I had to do a little bit of research for this ale. Although the term ‘organic’ pops up everywhere, my only relationship is that it costs me more when I want to buy a steak. So is this a real sel...

Smooth Kentish Ale

Quick Overview A deep dark caramel colour with a thick, smooth head that prevails through the entire pint. A distinctive smell of coffee and cocoa that warns you of the sturdy flavours awaiting you. It is a strong, full flavoured ...

Master Brew

Quick Overview A strong and imposing brown bitter from Britain’s oldest brewer, Master Brew is assertive in its hoppiness and almost aggressively dry. With undertones of toffee between the strong bitter waves give the ‘...

Blunderbuss

Quick Overview A well balanced seasonal ale with deep red autumnal colours. It provides a spicy and fruity aroma, with a taste of red berries and elderflower to match. Light and easy to drink, it goes down smooth leaving a long la...