Off we go again into the fanzine. This time, a sequel, something new and a mash up.
Ten Ton Truck v2 – 10% – Imperial Stout
Another sequel pops up, and this edition of Ten Ton Truck hits you with dark and rich espresso coffee, a burst of red berry and a deeply sweet chocolate edge combined with a subtle hit of vanilla.
Cloud Cartel – 5% – Session NEIPA
A sessionable (except that 5% is not session) New England IPA with bags of tropical and citrus flavours. New German hops provide myriad notes of melon, pineapple, mango and lime.
Nice nose, gentle hops on the palate, very low bitterness but needs more oats for smoothness. Another fanzine miss I think.
Elvis Hammer – 6.8% – Grapefruit IPA
Everything you love about Elvis lands itself front and centre in the form of an explosion of grapefruit. Before you know it, the bitter and bite of Jack Hammer presents itself for a big finish. I have high hopes for this one, as it is a mash up of Elvis Juice and Jack Hammer, which are 2 of my favourite BD brews…