D-Day Revival Southwick Village

June 6, 2018

Southwick D-Day Revival The annual Southwick Village D-Day Revival event is this weekend, and it is a biggie. Last year we had over 10,000 visitors…

Narrow Guage

Leighton Buzzard

May 17, 2018

Leighton Buzzard –  Narrow Gauge (500ml bottle, 3.9% ABV) Apparently there’s a light railway in Leighton Buzzard. The things you learn from beer bottles, eh? It makes…

Fred In London

Fred in London

May 2, 2018

Fred in London (330ml, 11.0% ABV) Siren Craft  ‘Fred in London’ is named for the late Fred Eckhardt, a pioneer of the American beer scene. He…

Trapped in Amber

Trapped in Amber

April 25, 2018

 Trapped in Amber (440ml, 3.2% ABV) Staggeringly Good Table beer, or small beer, used to be a very fashionable thing – a beverage with such low alcohol you…

Black Buzzard

Black Buzzard

April 20, 2018

 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…

Snake Oil

Snake Oil

April 18, 2018

 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…

Knight Ryder

Knight Ryeder

April 12, 2018

  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…

 Lerryn Blonde

April 5, 2018

  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…

Gyle 59 The Queens Legless Liz

March 28, 2018

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…

March Madness

March 7, 2018

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…