First up for the taste test was the OGB milk stout
, never served outside the black gates.
For example, a recipe for "Chef Amy's Chocolate Chip Cookies" is recommended for serving with Left Hand Brewing Company's Milk Stout
, since "Milk stouts
are sweet and creamy.
Crafty Devil Brewery of Cardiff is setting itself out to be one of the most innovative breweries in South Wales with beers such as this coffee milk stout
The brewery's chocolatey and complex Bourbon Milk Stout
, at 4.
The team is planning to can additional styles with other popular beers like Sea Cow Milk Stout
and Wheat Wave.
As you'd expect, there are lots of hoppy pale ales on offer - including the great Founders All Day IPA on draught, but there are other options too, from Left Hand's Milk Stout
Nitro to Brooklyn's Dry Irish Stout.
INGREDIENTS For the bacon: 100g soft brown sugar 100ml Lefthand Milk Stout
or any dark beer 2 packs of thickly cut streaky bacon For the mac: 250ml heavy cream 250ml whole milk 100ml Camden Pale Ale or any pale ale 250g strong Cheddar 6 peeled, whole cloves garlic 1 tsp salt 2 tsp plain flour 2 tsp butter 500g elbow macaroni For the breadcrumbs: Panko breadcrumbs Parmesan cheese Parsley METHOD MELT sugar and stout together in a saucepan over a low heat, stirring constantly.
Recently, as they sniffed and sipped the poblano milk stout
, El Lechedor, the group talked about the hints of cinnamon and nutmeg.
My eyes glazed over all those years ago at implausible plot-lines based around the dreary Rovers Return, with sad old biddies like Ena Sharples and Minnie Caldwell moaning into their milk stout
, crashing bores like Ken Barlow, ghastly spivs like Mike Baldwin and a cast of other dysfunctional grotesques.
s barrel-aged beers, such as its Dragon's Milk stout
High-five a Left Hand Milk Stout
from Longmont, Colo.
Along with beers from Germany, the US and New Zealand, and brands such as Leffe and Hoegaarden, there are local ales such as Holy Cow Cranberry Milk Stout
from the Ilkley Breweries, as well as the more interestingly named Sheep Shaggers Gold, Doggie Style and Old Foghorn.