Category Archives: Flavoured

Young’s Double Chocolate Stout

5.2% alc./vol., 500 ml bottleWells and Young’s Brewing Company – http://www.wellsandyoungs.co.uk/Bedford, England Today we focus on the heritage of Charles Young, the other half of the 2006 merger that formed England’s largest “family owned” brewery.  This one is much more … Continue reading

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Winter Beard Double Chocolate Cranberry Stout

8% alc./vol., 750 ml bottleMuskoka Brewery – http://www.muskokabrewery.com/Bracebridge, Ontario, Canada Oh darn, autumn must be over because my beer tells me so.  I grew a beard once just to see what would happen.  It came in kind of curly and … Continue reading

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Winter Ale

6.2% alc./vol., 750 ml bottleGreat Lakes Brewery – http://www.greatlakesbeer.com/Toronto, Ontario, Canada Thanks ever so much to my friends at Great Lakes.  Well, I don’t actually know them, but I’m sure we’d be friends if we ever met.  I’ve liked all … Continue reading

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Rosée d’hibiscus Wheat Beer

5.9% alc./vol., 341 ml bottleDieu du Ciel Inc. – http://www.dieuduciel.com/St-Jérôme, Québec, Canada I’m trying and failing to come up with a good name for this colour.  Dark orange is the best I can do, but there’s some pink in there … Continue reading

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Southern Tier Imperial Choklat Stout

11.0% alc./vol., 650 ml bottleSouthern Tier Brewing Company – http://www.southerntierbrewing.com/Lakewood, New York, USA Apart from the spelling, this beer has hit the mark.  It tastes like a beer…a stout, in fact…and it has serious flavours of bitter dark chocolate that … Continue reading

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Sugar Shack Ale Oaked

5.5% alc./vol., 650 ml bottleBarley Days Brewery – http://www.barleydaysbrewery.com/Picton, Ontario, Canada Look again, it’s not the same beer as yesterday.  Bigger bottle, right?  I guess for such a limited run they don’t bother printing separate labels.  This is clearly not … Continue reading

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Sugar Shack Ale

5.5% alc./vol., 341 ml bottleBarley Days Brewery – http://www.barleydaysbrewery.com/Picton, Ontario, Canada One of my field agents lives in Belleville just a bit north of Picton, and saved my this seasonal from back in the spring of this year.  What could … Continue reading

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