ABC Gogglebox Raspberry & Vanilla Pale Ale

What is it? Alphabet Brewing Co (ABC) checks off the letter G with Gogglebox, a fruit-filled pale ale. Raspberry and vanilla are not the only addition, though: tonka bean is also listed on the label. How does it taste? It pours cloudy with a nose like raspberry ripple ice cream, then hints of lemon and […]

Samuel Smith Organic Handcrafted Fruit Beer Strawberry Ale

What is it? Samuel Smith’s fruit beers are brewed and fermented on antique equipment at the Melbourn Bros’ All Saints Brewery in Stamford, Lincolnshire – the English county is a fruit hotspot – rather than in the brewer’s North Yorkshire home (although it is conditioned, aged and packaged there). Aside from this certified organic strawberry […]