Aecht Schlenkerla Eiche

The usual Schlenkerla bottle shape, purchased from Green’s on Ponce in Atlanta, GA, USA. The pour is a particularly attractive, gold color with a moderate, white head. It looks really nice in terms of the color, but I would much prefer a bigger and better...

Smokey

Very surprised to come across this – I hadn’t heard that this was out, but delighted to try in when I took a break from the Atlanta Cask Ale tasting by slipping into the bar at Taco Mac, Prado with the wife. Pour was a dark brown affair that was presented...

Heavy Seas – Smoke On The Water

22 oz bottle from Hop City, Atlanta, GA, USA. This is now a serious pattern rather than a few blips in the Big Beer series from Heavy Seas/Clipper. This is just not a very good beer – ANOTHER poor effort in the series. Pour is fine with the standard black body...

Nils Oscar Rökporter

500 mL bottle fro Hop City, Atlanta, GA, USA. I enjoy a smoked porter, especially in the winter months and if smoke s going to work in a beer at all, a porter is a great style to match up with the ashes. Lovely black body with plenty of brown/red highlights. Mocha...

Allagash Burnham Road

On tap at The Brick Store. Interesting beer as it would appear that this is one of the few Allagash beers that steers away from your typical Belgian inspired styles and goes down a “road” that I was not expecting from them. Darkish, golden pour with...