#12beersofxmas – Days 5, 6 & 7

Triple hit this time around as I fell off of the bog post radar over the past three days, but as Nirvana say; nevermind. These three beers are all mighty, beautiful and inspired and so I think they’ll sit together well on this page. Christmas Eve Dark Island Reserve from Orkney Brewery, a Limited Edition […]

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#12beersofxmas – Day 8

Christmas is so not just one day. Today I ate yet more delicious fowl and other cold cuts, the traditional bubble & squeak, pickles and yes,Β even more Stilton. It’s safe to say that I’ve managed to stretch out the festivities and in a bid to keep the merriment boundless I switched-up my beer choice for […]

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#12beersofxmas – Day 6 & 7

DAY 6 – CHRISTMAS DAY: Belated seasons greetings to all, and a belated blog post to match. I got so caught up with family, turkey, sprouts, presents, board games, glittery n twinkly things, puddings, silly head-wear and Stilton, so much Stilton, that I just had to give the blogging a miss. In fact, when I […]

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#12beersofxmas – Day 5

Christmas Wine bought, Check Festive potted plants delivered to Grandparents, Check. Brioche bread n butter pudding in oven, Check. Christmas Eve drinks in town arranged Β with folk, Check. Spider removal,… um….I’ll get someone else on to that later… #12beersofxmas, underway. I’ve just cracked open a bottle of Xmas Maximus from stalwarts of the local scene, […]

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#12beersofxmas – Day 4

AHH! the trials of Christmas shopping and the frustration that ensues is bloody tedious. The mass of people always in the way, all flapping like headless chickens, or worse, completely clueless and trance-like. Towns become more like an episode of The Walking Dead. Then home, to get the indoors spruced up and lovely for the […]

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#12beersofxmas – Day 2

I’ve just trecked up a great, muddy hill and plonked myself down on a metal bench that is angled perfectly to look over the town nestled below; Horsham, West Sussex (my hometown). Why? Because not only does the 21st of December mark Day 2 of the Beer O’Clock Show‘s #12beersofxmas, it also happens to be […]

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