Monthly Archives: May 2012

William Bros Brewing Co. March of the Penguins

I’ve not come across March of the Penguins before, but I know of William Bros Brewing Co. simply for the traditional heather ale that they make, Fraoch; not a beer that I enjoyed, although well brewed. March of the Penguins … Continue reading

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Stonehenge Ales Great Bustard

My local serves Stonehenge beers, so when I saw Great Bustard in bottles I just had to try one and was quite pleased with how it tasted.

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Wadworth Brewery visit

Living in Wiltshire I am surrounded by Wadworth’s pubs, in fact the pub I play darts in is a Wadworth pub, so seeing the brewery was a real treat

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The Beer of the Weekend: Bristol Beer Factory Southville Hop

This week for Beer of the Weekend we return to the Bristol Beer Factory for a Southville Hop – and man is this hoppy!

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Three Tuns Bristol

During a recent visit to Bristol I went into the Three Tuns, this pub is the CAMRA Bristol and district Pub of the Year winner for 2012 and in my opinion is well deserving of the recognition.

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Black Sheep Imperial Russian Stout

Black Sheep brewery originally brewed their Imperial Russian stout in 2011 as one of a team of 12 brewers for a special tasting in Saint Petersburg. I was given a bottle by a friend and have saved it until now … Continue reading

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Wychwood Snake’s Bite

Seeing a new beer I will usually reach for it, Snake’s Bite by Wychwood was new so I decided to see how it tasted, sadly I wished I hadn’t.

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Friday Session: The Beer Moment

As Beer for the Weekend is a relatively new blog this is my first article written for The Session, good to start with an interesting subject, so here is my take on ‘The Beer Moment’ and what it means to … Continue reading

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The Beer of the Weekend: Badger Golden Glory

This week’s Beer of the Weekend has been selected by a panel of tasters in our Seasonal Session 2012 it is Badger Golden Glory.

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Seasonal Session: Spring 2012 – Spring Gold Beers

For our first Seasonal Session (spring 2012) we are going take some unsuspecting drinkers and serve them up a selection of bottled spring golden beers. The review panel are not real ale boffins and none of them have ever tried … Continue reading

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