Around the World




Beavertown Brewery – Quelle

13th September 2016

Saison • 4.1 % ABV • Tottenham, England Next on the #biertaster list, I’ll be trying out a can of Quelle? from Beavertown Brewery. Beavertown Brewery kicked things off in 2011, when owner Logan Plant dabbled in a little home brewing, using little more than a 50 litre rice pan, a camping cooler box and a tea urn. An […]

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Harknott Brewery – Brownian Motion

6th September 2016

Porter • 4.5% ABV • Millom, England Next in the tasting line is a beer from Hardknott brewery. Their name comes from Hardknott Pass in the Lake District which is known as one of Britain’s most challenging roads. This being the result of its steep assents, descents and sharp turns. The brewery was originally located at the Wolf […]

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Rogue – American Amber Ale

17th August 2016

Amber Ale • 5.1 % ABV • Newport, Oregon USA My next beer comes from a brewery who are ticking all the right boxes here in the UK. Originally founded back in 1988, they have built quite the business for themselves by brewing and producing a range of products outside of just beers. Through their distillery, they have […]

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Wild Beer Co. – Fresh

8th August 2016

American Pale Ale • 5.5 % ABV • Shepton Mallet, Somerset   Wild Beer Co from Shepton Mallet, Somerset have been brewing some pretty amazing and unusual beers since their inception back in 2012. From full flavoured like pales like Bibble, Madness & Fresh to amazing chocolate and salted caramel milk stouts like Millionaire all the way […]

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Flying Dog Brewery – Raging Bitch

7th August 2016

Czech Pilsner • 4.2 % ABV • Frederick, Maryland USA   Flying Dog brewery with their notable artwork by illustrator Ralph Steadman and the interesting beer names including Doggie Style, Pearl Necklace, Raging Bitch & Tropical bitch came to fruition in 1990 when Gerorge Stranahan & long time friend Richard Mcintyre opened their first brewpub in Woody […]

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CAP Brewery – Bohemian Pilsner

3rd August 2016

Czech Pilsner • 4.2 % ABV • Stockholm, Sweden   Beginning life on 12/12/2012 and based in Stockholm, Sweden, Cap Brewery (Curious Audacious Products) is the creation one Mattias Hammenlind & one Tomos Danko to invent more experimental beers in smaller volumes to allow for more creativity in the recipes. In their own words, CAP are all about […]

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Chimay Brewery – Gold (Dorée)

28th July 2016

Belgian Ale • 4.8 % ABV • Baileux, Belgium Opting for something a little traditional this evening, I’ve decided take a gander at Chimay Brewery who were founded nearly 152 years ago back in September 1862. Based in Scourmont Abbey in Belgium, they are one of eleven breweries in the world that produce Trappist beer which is […]

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Great Welsh Beer & Cider Festival 2016

26th July 2016

Over 140 Different beers from all over Wales as well as a small selection from London. Over 60 different ciders from Wales and a small section from the South East. An incredible selection of artisan food stalls and the Champion Beer of Wales Competition (CBOW) all in a friendly inviting environment. Full listing here. The 22nd, 23rd […]

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Kona Brewing Company – Big Wave

Golden Ale • 4.4 % ABV • Kailua Kona, Hawaii USA   Kona Brewing company are a brewery based in Hawaii and kicked things off back in 1994. A father and son unit by the names of Cameron Healy and Spoon Khalsa had a dream to produce “Fresh, local island brews built with spirit, passion and quality”. With […]

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Against the Grain – 35K

20th July 2016

Milk Stout • 7.0% ABV • Louisville, Kentucky USA Following on from my fruity option, I’m moving onto something which I know Brewdog themselves are very excited about. With a tap takover coming up in Cardiff at the end of the week and a can of my next breweries beer contained within my recent beerbox delivery, I have a […]

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