Tag Archive for Beer Style Dark Ale

Rockafella

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Beer #2970 is a dark ale brewed by Stockade in N.S.W., Australia. A thin tasting bourbon barrel aged dark ale, sweet with weak to moderate chocolate, a touch of coconut, the aforementioned bourbon, dark fruit. Underwhelming. The bottle size is…

Holzar-Bier

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Beer #2761 is a dark ale brewed by Hoss in Germany. So much for best laid plans! I couldn’t resist having a proper beer and thankfully it’s a good one, a sweet malty dark lager, smooth and creamy, with caramel,…

Limited Release

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Beer #2516 is a dark ale brewed by Stone & Wood in Byron Bay, N.S.W., Australia. A sweet dark ale, more sweet than roasty though, with cocoa at the forefront. Bitterness is low, but the 6.5% ABV is hidden well.…

Amarillo

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Beer #2357 is a dark ale brewed by Tuatara in Paraparaumu, New Zealand. A bitter roasty dark ale, peachy with chocolate, coffee and malt. Petty good! The bottle size is 330ML with an alcohol content of 5.00% (containing approximately 1.30…

Bastard’s Midnight Brunch

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Beer #2210 is a dark ale brewed by Stone Brewing Co in Escondido, California, America. This is Double Bastard Ale aged in bourbon barrels and also maple syrup barrels and it shows. Very sweet toffee, a little fruit, some bitterness,…

Lamington

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Beer #2207 is a dark ale brewed by Bacchus Brewing in Queensland, Australia. A sweet dark ale bolstered by chocolate and delicious roasted coconut. The bottle size is 500ML with an alcohol content of 4.90% (containing approximately 1.90 AU /…

Cerveza Negra

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Beer #2176 is a dark ale brewed by Pirate Life Brewing in Hindmarsh, Adelaide, S.A., Australia. I didn’t particularly like this one much, it’s kinda sour, a bit on the winey side due to being aged in Tempranillo barrels, with…

Double Cascadian Dark Ale

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Beer #2153 is a dark ale brewed by 4 Pines in Manly, N.S.W., Australia. A very enjoyable dark ale, fairly sweet but also bitter, with chocolate, caramel, malt and some fruit in the background. The 8% ABV is very well…

Mack Daddy Dark Ale

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Beer #1997 is a dark ale brewed by Moon Dog in Abbotsford, Victoria, Australia. A fairly tasty dark ale, with burnt bitter chocolate and malt complimenting melon and peach. Carbonation was low to non-existent but it didn’t detract. The bottle…

Brontide

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Beer #1886 is a dark ale brewed by Stillwater Artisanal in Baltimore, Maryland, America. An okay dark ale, mildly roasty with a low level of bitterness, some dark fruits and a hint of coffee. Nothing special. The bottle size is…