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Eldon

9/10 What an amazing stout!  I’ve heard a lot of good things about Thornbridge brewery. A lot of beer geeks rate them towards the top of their Best Brewer lists. I’ve not come across much of their brews but that is going to change… Bourbon oak imperial stout This is a strong ale; thick and… Read more »

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Paxton IPA

7/10 Crackin little IPA!  Loads of hops and a big flavour. Perfect IPA 👍

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Juicebox

6/10 Citrus IPA – probably the most fruity IPA I’ve tried. This beer is packed with tropical fruity flavours! “Fruity pleasure in a glass. Fresh orange zest and heaps of extremely aromatic hops give this beer bright, intense flavours of mango, papaya and bitter orange.” Very refreshing! Brewed in London by Fourpure Brewing Company. 5.9%

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Voll-Damm

8/10 Just been sight seeing around Barcelona for the day. After a stroll down Las Rambla on a hot day I needed a cold one.  I’d been recommended a few local beers before I arrived and was pleased to see them both for sale in th first shop.  Voll-Damm is a dark and thick beer…. Read more »

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Ola Dubh

4/10 “Ale matured in whisky casks” The casks they used had Highland Park Scotch Whiskey in which is pretty smokey and sweet. Not one for me.  8%

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Jasmine Green Tea

5/10 Yes… beer with green tea! This is a bit different and I enjoyed giving it a go. The green tea is a subtle flavour and not too overpowering. You can tell there is something different about the beer tho, not too dis-similar to the taste of a slice of lemon in your beer. Quite… Read more »

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Brighton Bier

6/10 Nice little pale ale from Brighton. The can has a unique texture and I liked the cheeky take on Brighton Pier. Pretty decent flavour to it and you could quite happily drink a few of these on a hot day by the beach. However, if you’re looking for a big citrus bomb then maybe… Read more »

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Farnham White

8/10 So glad I found a bottle of this! I visited the Hogs Back brewery in 2016 (which is a fantastic tour – the best brewery tour I’ve ever done!) I remember them making a big fuss about these hops that they were growing. Apparently they’ve managed to grow back this certain type of hop… Read more »

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World’s End

8/10 What a lovely rich chocolate stout. So smooth! Fair trade cocoa husks. Madagascan vanilla pods…. suitable for aging but do try to drink it before the end of time! 8.5%