Changes seemed to be an age in coming since Fat Cat became Wolf in 2011, but the brewery embarked on an expansion and increased sales push at the end of last year. Bottles are still rare outside of the Island, but the brewery’s examples of old world styles are worth tracking down.
A creamy jet-black brew with an espresso and milk chocolate aroma. Flavours of coffee, cocoa, some caramel and vanilla feature before a well-judged dry finish.
India Pale Ale
Checks the boxes for all the attributes of a great West Coast IPA: citrus, pine and tropical-fruit hop flavours, a clean malt base and a crisp finish.