Tag Archive for Alcohol of 5.50%

Raspberry Gose

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Beer #2487 is a gose brewed by Bacchus Brewing in Queensland, Australia. A refreshing gose, tarty but never overly so, packed to the brim with raspberry tart (they used 12kg per keg according to the bottle). There’s also a saltiness…

Pacific Wonderland

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Beer #2399 is a lager brewed by Deschutes Brewery in Bend, Oregon, America. A crisp, clean and very refreshing lager, citrusy and slightly tangy, malty, and suitably bitter. I’ve never been a fan of lagers as they all are mostly…

Stranger Than Fiction

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Beer #2321 is a porter brewed by Collective Arts in Ontario, Canada. A fairly impressive porter, moderately bitter with some chocolate, coffee and dark malt. More like a stout but who cares? The bottle size is 473ML with an alcohol…

Mango American Kolsch

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Beer #2291 is a kolsch brewed by Clown Shoes in Massachusetts, America. A decent kolsch, fairly smooth and malty, elevated with the addition of mango that thankfully doesn’t dominate. The fruit is just lightly background and better for it. The…

Anvil ESB

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Beer #2258 is a bitter brewed by Alesmith in San Diego, California, America. I wouldn’t say it’s extra special but it’s a good English-Style bitter, caramel malt, hoppy background fruit, and a low level of bitterness (but maybe my tastebuds…

Winter Brown

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Beer #2165 is a brown ale brewed by Blackman’s Brewery in Victoria, Australia. This isn’t a bad brown ale, with caramel and a little chocolate, and a fair amount of nuttiness. It’s sweet with little bitterness. The mouthfeel is a…

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Bacon

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Beer #2145 is a smoked ale brewed by Barossa Valley Brewing in Barossa, S.A., Australia. I actually can believe it’s not bacon, but it’s an enjoyable almost porter-like smoked ale, lightly malty, low bitterness, slightly sweet, but mostly just refreshingly…

Mosaic Promise

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Beer #2131 is an ale brewed by Founders in Grand Rapids, Michigan, America. A fine ale, refreshingly crisp and dry, malty and hoppy with grapefruit. Slightly peppery, bitterness is just right. The bottle size is 355ML with an alcohol content…

High Wire West Coast Pale Ale

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Beer #2108 is a pale ale brewed by Magic Rock Brewing in Huddersfield, England, U.K.. A smooth bitter pale ale, malt, caramel, grapefruit and a little orange. Very easy to drink, makes a great session beer. The bottle size is…

Beer Here Hippy Juice Pale

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Beer #2104 is a pale ale brewed by De Proefbrouwerij in K√łge, Denmark. A tasty pale ale, hoppy, malty and yeasty with some citrus and caramel and a slight saltiness I thought. The bottle size is 330ML with an alcohol…