MOTHER of all STORMS

MOTHER of all STORMS

2021 vintage. This is a complicated beer, that is actually very different than first impressions on opening might otherwise suggest. At the outset the appearance seems to be basically black, and the nose very strongly bourbon based. Neither are anything like the final...

Heavy Seas Cabernet Barrel Aged Below Decks

22 oz bottle form Hop City, Atlanta, GA, USA. I’ve become really wary of this series from Clipper City because frankly, the beers have been pretty poor. I’m a little more optimistic about this one though, since I liked the original Below Decks so there...

St-Ambroise 20th Anniversary Vintage Ale (2009)

11.5 oz bottle in the cardboard sleeve and plastic cap. Interesting beer. Firstly there is an appearance that is reminiscent of one of the classic, English Pale Ales with superb sticky, white lace and a dark, honey orange body. The head and lace are very good. Could...

Mirror Mirror

Thanks go out to Lance for securing this bottle for me. Took me an age to get hold of it, but eventually it got here. 22 oz bottle with the black wax. Shared this one with Wes at Cypress, Atlanta, GA, USA. Pour is a simple, reddish hue with good clarity and a...

Chaotic Chemistry

Many thanks go out to Brad007 for the chance to try this one. The 32oz mini- growler is a great presentation. The first time I’ve seen it but I like the idea very much. Dirty brown, cloudy pour with a really good, ivory colored head. The lace (or rather lack of...