Ola Dubh Special Reserve 30

I got lucky here – long after Dave had taken this off at The Brick Store he handed me a couple of glasses and took me back into the cellar. There we picked up the “empty” cask and poured the last couple of pints from it by tipping it up and massaging...

Bengali Tiger

13oz pour at Sunset Grill & Tap, Boston (Allston), MA, USA. Delighted to find a beer on cask. Orange-bronze, hazed pour with small amounts of carbonation, head and lace (obviously!) Subtle hop notes make up the nose and the taste. Nothing overpowering here, and...

Winter Warmer

What a delightful find. A cask beer! Unusual enough in this part of the world, but being in the style of a Winter Warmer makes this a exciting brew to stumble across. Two, 8oz half-pint pours at $1.80 each during Happy Hour. Great garnet color with a super head and...

American Best Bitter

Apparantly (I’ve never been here before so I am guessing slightly) this is part of the “Peachtree and 14th” rotating cask series at TAP, Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA, USA. Surprisingly light, golden colored beer that reminded me of a (recently)...

Devon Glory

Cask offering at Beer, Devon, England. Notes from the Summer 2007 trip. I forget the name of the pub. Sheep adorn the pump clip. Mildy acidic, but refreshing. Amber, soapy pour with some sweetness. The beer is balanced with obvious low carbonation but some decent malt...