Top 10 beers for winter

Bartrams Brewery Comrade Bill Bartram’s EAISS

Bartrams Brewery Comrade Bill Bartram’s EAISSThe first thing to get out of the way is that EAISS stands for, “Egalitarian Anti-Imperialist Soviet Stout”. Coming from Suffolk craft brewer Bartrams, this is a 6.9% winter beer with some very unusual ingredients. The company said the ingredients include: “The Blood Of The Bourgeoisie, The Sweat Of The Proletariat And The Tears Of The Capitalists.”

Soviet stout is another name given to Imperial stout, which generally stronger than traditional stout. This beer was also awarded the silver medal by Camra in its 2013 Champion Winter Beer of Britain competition.

2 Responses to “Top 10 beers for winter”

  1. Don says:

    I can’t believe Sam Smith Winter Welcome didn’t make this list???

  2. robert jones says:

    notable brewers absent from the list include Gouden Carolus & St Bernardus/

  3. William says:

    Santa’s Panty Dropper from Poor House Brewing Company is a notable winter beer. Stands at 18.5% ABV and full of flavor.

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