Tag Archives: Dry

No Frills Pale Ale

It’s been a while, dear reprobates. Much has occurred, much else has not. I have a new job, which is very exciting in and of itself but why do you need to know this? Because where I work now stocks cheeky beers. And what hap...

Citra

With a 98% rating on Rate Beer, an army of passionate followers and two gold medals in the International Beer Challenge behind it, there was never any doubt that Oakham’s Citra was going to be one behemoth of a beer. Our loc...

Liberty Ale

Over here in Britain, there’s a widespread belief that everything in America is big. The servings, the theme parks, dare I say it… The people. The land of hope and glory, the American dream, the New World have not disa...

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. ...

Green Hop: Fuggles

A quick lesson Green Hop beers are basically beers which are brewed during the Green Hop festival. Hops are seasonal flowers, most are harvested and processed into Hop Pellets for year-round brewing. As such, some of the raw flavo...

Double Stout

Ohhhh, why it has taken us this long to do a proper Stout review I could not tell you. The satisfaction of pouring that smooth nectar into a glass, the rich blackness and light beige head, the thick malty smell. It’s one of ...

Hogs Back TEA

Quick Overview A well balanced bitter with an amber hue that is pleasing to the eye. The nose is treated to an orange zest which spearheads a fruity bouquet. A traditional ale in the truest sense, dry and hoppy with a stern bitter...

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 ...

Bengal Lancer

Quick Overview A light, refreshing & quaffable IPA brewed from Golding Hops. It’s a cheeky little number with a fruit-filled sherbety nose. Pouring a light amber there’s noticeable undertones of biscuity hops and p...

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 ‘...