Tempest Brewery – Red Eye Flight Mocha Porter 7.4% ABV

Tempest Brewery – Red Eye Flight Mocha Porter 7.4% ABV Tempest are quickly becoming my favorite brewery in the UK. why you ask? They still have something a lot of breweries lose somewhere down the line, and that is the unquenchable thirst to make the best beers they can, without charging a insane amount for…

Cromarty Brewing Co – Ghost Town 5.8% ABV

Cromarty Brewing Co – Ghost Town 5.8% ABV Having sampled pretty much everything else from Cromarty, I decided it was about time to give one of their beers the Hoppy Craft once over. As a fan of the lighter beers they do I’ve decided to go for something a bit different. I crack the top…

Black Metal Brewery – Will-o’-the-Wisp 6% ABV

Black Metal Brewery – Will-o’-the-Wisp 6% ABV Having been given a bottle of this by a friend as a birthday present I decided it was time to blow the dust off and uncap this dark and interesting creature. It is an offering from Edinburgh’s very own dark overlords of brewing: Black Metal Brewery. Coming in…

William Bros – Midnight Sun Porter 5.6% ABV

William Bros – Midnight Sun Porter 5.6% ABV I usually go for my beers at well recognized beer shops around Edinburgh or online but this time my partner picked me up a few beers on her way back from Aldis. I am usually quite dubious about getting anything out of supermarkets as I am not…

Guinness – West Indies Porter 6% ABV

Guinness – West Indies Porter 6% ABV I love Guinness, not the Guinness you get in Scotland, England or Wales, but the Guinness you get in Ireland. If you have ever had a pint of Guinness in Ireland you know exactly what I mean. It is very hard to beat. I was intrigued when I…