Yorkshire Stingo (Samuel Smith Old Brewery)

Style: English Strong Ale 8.0% ABV Brewed in 2013 From: Tadcaster, UK Brewery: “Some of the oak casks at Samuel Smith’s date back more than a century with the individual oak staves being replaced by the Old Brewery coopers over the years. Gradually the casks soak in more & more of the character of the ale fermented in stone Yorkshire squares. Yorkshire Stingo is aged … Continue reading Yorkshire Stingo (Samuel Smith Old Brewery)

King Goblin (Wychwood Brewery)

As I said about the HobGoblin bottle (Also from Wychwood Brewery) I love their bottle designs.  The whole Brothers Grimm-esque thing really works and makes an exciting bottle.  The Goblin in his little Legend of Zelda hat looks similar to the awesome goblin on the label of Hob Gobiln, and the great scrolls that show the beers title and explanation are cool and dark purple.  … Continue reading King Goblin (Wychwood Brewery)