Sunday, 4 August 2013

March 18, 2013

62/710)  Home:  Samichlaus by Castel Brewery Eggenberg of Austria:  **1/2;  this is brewed once a year, on December the 6th - the feast of St. Nicholas - and aged ten months before bottling;  it's a strong one, 14%;  a beautiful amber colour with a heady nose of alcohol, spices and yeast;  it has a strong alcohol bite, spicy hints of burnt brown sugar;  this is one to sip and savour on a cold evening;

No comments:

Post a Comment