Samuel Smith Organic Chocolate Stout (Samuel Smith Old Brewery); fruity notes from the Samuel Smith yeast strain support lush chocolate aroma, taste & finish: The perfect balance of full-bodied beer and chocolate.
One of our most well known exports and is Heineken. This beer which dates back to the century is the most popular beer in Holland though there are many regions that prefer local beers. In Eindhoven for example the most popular beer is Bavaria.
The demand for bigger IPAs continues, although typically it's a bigger amount of hops or booze that drinkers crave. This Imperial IPA from Upslope Brewing has plenty of hops - hitting 90 IBUs on the bitterness scale - and also.
Three Heads Brewing Rochestafarian is a 7 ABV Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy. The appearance is dark ruby and the nose a light sweet caramel. The palate is sweet toffee and caramel malts finishing bittersweet with a zesty carbonation and some mild dark fruit notes. 7% is fairly low for a Scotch Ale but the alcohol is very present. This variety is dominated by some amazing standouts so while this is decent it falls well short of those heavy hitters. Nonetheless I appreciate 3HB as a fairly…