Black Buzzard

Black Buzzard

 Black Buzzard (500ml, 5.8% ABV) Leighton Buzzard I love English place names. From the energetic (Westward Ho!, complete with its exclamation mark) to the oxymoronic (Lower Upham), England ...
Read More
Snake Oil

Snake Oil

 Snake Oil (440ml can, 7.5% ABV) Renegade Brewery Early on in this beer-reviewing lark, I made a decision to only review beer I like. My thinking went like this: why ...
Read More
Knight Ryder

Knight Ryeder

Knight Ryeder Staggeringly Good / Arundel  (440ml, 6.0% ABV) Collaborations between breweries are increasingly common these days. Some (I’m looking at you, Mikkeller) don’t even have their own brewing facilities, ...
Read More

 Lerryn Blonde

Lerryn Blonde (330ml, 4.7% ABV) The Fowey Brewery  Considering its relatively small population, Cornwall has an awful lot of breweries – 36, according to brewery listing websiteQuaffale ...
Read More
Gyle 59

Gyle 59 The Queens Legless Liz

Gyle 59 The Queens Legless Liz (500ml, 3.8% ABV) Brewed for a pub called The Queens in Corton Denham, Dorset, Legless Liz is an interesting ...
Read More

March Madness

March is upon us, we survived the arctic winter, so time to celebrate! So, we're bringing back an old favorite, 10 pounds off! Check the ...
Read More
Pot Kettle

Pot Kettle

Fallen Acorn Pot Kettle (500ml, 4.4% ABV) Coffee is yummy, beer is yummy. Put the two together and … yummy x yummy = yummy2. It’s a mathematical fact, which is ...
Read More

Siren Craft

Siren Craft -  I Love You Honey Bunny (330ml, 6.3% ABV) For a brewery that’s only existed since 2012, Siren Craft of Berkshire have done ...
Read More

Stewart Brewing

Stewart Brewing St Giles (330ml, 5.0% ABV) Brewing in Loanhead, just south of Edinburgh, Stewart Brewing have been going from strength to strength since 2004, ...
Read More

Andwell Sovereign

Andwell Sovereign (330ml, 9.0% ABV) A huge Union Jack in the shape of a postage stamp. The name ‘Sovereign’. A beer made in honour of ...
Read More

Paulaner Salvator

Paulaner Salvator (500ml, 7.9% ABV) Bock is a classic style brewed for hundreds of years in Germany – a dark-ish, warming beer that’s heavy on the ...
Read More

Beers of Valencia

Beers of Valencia And now for something completely different: a beer with three buttocks. Well, not quite, but given the experimental nature of Valencian beer, ...
Read More

Langham Hip Hop

Langham Hip Hop (500ml, 4.0% ABV) Listen up. MC Salsbury’s gonna tell it to ya like ya never heard it. The truth – straight up, yo ...
Read More

Fish Key Red IPA

Fish Key Red IPA (500ml, 4.9% ABV) In her seminal 1818 novel, Frankenstein, Mary Shelley imagines a creature brought to life from the parts of dead people ...
Read More

Oktoberfest It’s like a stag do that never ends.

Hacker-Pschorr Oktoberfest Märzen (500ml, 5.8% ABV) If you believe what you read in the press – and who does? – the average wedding in Britain now ...
Read More

Wooden Hand Dab Hand Session IPA (500ml, 4.5% ABV)

Wooden Hand Dab Hand Session IPA (500ml, 4.5% ABV) Wooden Hand have been around since 2002, brewing in Truro, Cornwall. For 2017 they’ve decided to rebrand: ...
Read More
Ballards Brewery Split

Ballards Brewery Split

Ballards Brewery Split (275ml, 8.5% ABV) Barley wine. The name gives you a clue: it’s made from barley (in other words, it’s beer) but it has ...
Read More
Robbies Red

Robbies Red by Adur Brewery 

Robbies Red -Adur Brewery Sometimes it’s hard to describe a beer. Yes, I know – your heart bleeds for me. (500ml, 5.2% ABV) You know those ...
Read More

Renegade Brewery West Coast Pale (330ml, 5.1% ABV)

Renegade Brewery West Coast Pale (330ml, 5.1% ABV) Renegade are an offshoot of the West Berkshire Brewery, a chance to do things a bit differently while ...
Read More
Good Chemistry

Good Chemistry Redstart Rye (660ml, 5.3% ABV)

Good Chemistry Redstart Rye (660ml, 5.3% ABV) If Breaking Bad gave chemistry a bad name, perhaps Good Chemistry aims to redress the balance. It’s the brainchild ...
Read More

X