So Here We Are – Goose Island’s London Block Party.

Words: Rach Smith | Photos: Rach Smith I’m on the 12:49 London Bridge train out of Horsham, as sunny spells emerge through occasional cloud on this late September Saturday, I make my way toward Shoreditch. When asked what I was getting up to this weekend, the answer “going to a block party” was greeted by […]

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#12beersofxmas – Day 10

And so the excesses of the season continue… I fancied a coffee, so I popped open a bottle of Gordon Street Coffee Glasgow Roast to accompany my maple bacon and pancakes. It’s a good job I have #12beersofxmas as an excuse. This is a divine collaboration between Gordon Street Coffee and Drygate brewery, sitting under the […]

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REVIEW: HOGS BACK BREWERY- CHOCOLATE LAGER

Name: Montezuma’s Chocolate Lager Brewed By: Hogs Back Brewery Style: Lager ABV: 4.5% Country: UK Web: hogsback.co.uk / montezumas.co.uk Using flavours such as Geranium, Sesame and Salt & Lime in their chocolate bars, the innovative ways of West Sussex chocolate geniuses, Montezumas, make it easy to let the mind wander down the Roald Dahl route…Willy Wonker, a certain Chocolate Factory, […]

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REVIEW: WILD BEER CO & BEAVERTOWN – RUBUS MAXIMUS

Name: Rubus Maximus Brewed By: Wild Beer Co / Beavertown collaboration Style: Fruit Beer ABV: 5.7% Country: UK Web: wildbeerco.com / beavertownbrewery.co.uk Every now and then a beer comes along that reminds you how diverse the brewing world really is. In a market seemingly full of pale ales and stouts it can be easy to succumb to beer […]

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