Tag Archive for Beer Style Dark Ale

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…

Praline

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Beer #1775 is a dark ale brewed by La Sirene in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. An unusual dark ale made from Belgian dark malt, vanilla pods, hazelnut and cacoa nibs. It’s smooth and creamy, sweet (almost too sweet), the chocolate is…

Secession Cascadian Dark Ale

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Beer #1581 is a dark ale brewed by Hopworks Urban Brewery in Portland, Oregon, America. A rich black Indian pale ale, dark chocolate, lots of coffee, grapefruit. It needs more bitterness in my opinion but maybe I’m just bitter. A…

Hop in the Dark C.D.A.

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Beer #1481 is a dark ale brewed by Deschutes Brewery in Bend, Oregon, America. An excellent dark ale, almost stout-like, with a smooth creamy texture, sweet chocolate and bitter coffee. A winner! The bottle size is 640ML with an alcohol…

Dark Ale

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Beer #1365 is a dark ale brewed by Ekhidna Wines Microbrewery in Mclaren Vale, S.A., Australia. An okay dark ale, tasting somewhat of dark fruits, chocolate and maybe a hint of coffee. At about 6.5% the alcohol is well hidden,…

Dream Date

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Beer #1344 is a dark ale brewed by Burleigh Brewing Company in Burleigh Heads, Queensland, Australia. You’d be dreaming if you thought that this was a great beer but it’s drinkable, with toffee being the most prominent flavour but it’s…