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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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Brewdog – Bourbon Baby

29th July 2016

Scotch Ale • 5.8 % ABV • Abverdeenshire, Scotland   Yet another week down and a moment to kick my feet up and get another #biertaster session underway. With the release of Dead Pony Club in a new live beer offering and further news still to come, my next beer comes from a craft brewery company who aren’t […]

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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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Kona Brewing Company – Big Wave

26th July 2016

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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Liefmans – Fruitesse on the Rocks

Fruit Beer • 3.8% ABV • Oudenaarde, Belgium The sun is baking at a high 28° and everyone looks to be doing every thing they can to keep themselves cool whilst enjoying the awesome weather. Me on the other hand, I’m sat stuck on the sofa nursing sore back after a pretty bad fall at a recent […]

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To Øl – Baltic Frontier

10th July 2016

IPA• 6.5% ABV • Copenhagen, Denmark Another entry from To Øl’s Tobias Emil Jensen and Tore Gynther who were lucky to be given the opportunity to brew from the kitchens facilities of Det Fri Gymnasium where they were studying. After discussing with their then teacher Mikkel Borg Bjergsø of Mikkeller Beer fame about the state of beer from Danish brewers. […]

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To Øl – My Pils

Lager • 4.0% ABV • Copenhagen, Denmark Delving into my recent Beer52 delivery and enjoying the recent Mikkeller options, I pulled out a couple of bottles from To Øl who also come from Denmark. They operate as a “Gypsy Brewery”. This means that they don’t physically have their own brewery but produce their wears at breweries that have a […]

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