398/2216) Home: Sweet Baby Java by Du Claw Brewing of Maryland, U.S.A.: **1/2; a 6.2% Espresso Bean infused chocolate peanut butter porter (!); sweet, nutty nose, it reminds me of Frangelico; flavours of dry cocoa and bitter coffee with a sweet nuttiness and a dry finish;
This Craft Beer Advent Calendar continues to be all sorts of fun.
399/2217) Home: Festive Pudding Ale by Greene King of England: **1/2; 6%, 32 ibu; oak aged; fruitcake nose; mildly sweet, malty, gently spiced; unfashionable, perhaps, but great for this time of year;
Flanked by a pair of other seasonal favourites.