Brewery: Pressure Drop, Tottenham, England
Type: Spring Seasonal Sour
First tried: 1/2 pint @ Taproom, Deptford
This is a light, dry, fruity sour. Full of rhubarb, red currant and lemon verbena. The brewers describe it as light and sherberty.
Name: Passion Tang
Brewery: Lervig, Stavanger, Norway
Type: Passion Fruit Sour Ale
First tried: 330ml can @ Dulwich Beer Dispensary
A warming, fresh passion fruit flavoured sour ale. It tastes warming with a gentle tartness that is overridden with passion fruit extract.
Brewery: Pomona Island, Salford, England
Type: Little Yuzu Sour
First tried: 440ml can @ Water into Beer, Brockley
Super light, tart sour that is very refreshing. A tasty Japanese Yuzu flavour and a very drinkable beer. Would definitely recommend this on an unbearably hot summers day.
Name: Squealer (2019)
Brewery: Siren Craft Brew, Finachampstead, England
Type: 100% Brettanomyces Drei fermented
First tried: 330ml bottle from Taproom, Deptford
Dry fruity sour, light and full of raspberry flavour.
Name: Bramble Sour
Brewery: Gipsy Hill, London, England X People Like Us, Copenhagen, Denmark
Type: Kettle Sour
First tried: 440ml can
A very tart sour with a sharp sour taste, underlying fruit smoothie flavour of blackberry, raspberry and lingonberry. A tasty beer but possibly too sour for some people.
Brewery: Wander Beyond Brewing, Manchester, England
Type: Berliner Weisse
First tried: 1/2 pint @ Star and Garter, Bromley
A tart, deep berliner weisse sour. Rich with a dark blueberry taste. It doesn’t taste like it’s 7%!
Name: Damn Dead Strawberry
Brewery: Wild Weather Ales, Silchester, England
Type: Strawberry Lactose Sour
First Tried: 1/2 pint @ The Rusty Bucket, Eltham
Very light flavour, super fruity with a slight sour after taste. A delicious crisp sour with a pungent smell of creamy strawberries.