Monthly Archives: April 2012

Mallinsons Brewing Company Motueka (4.2%)

Another single hop beer and this time it’s a hop from New Zealand with I name I’m not sure I can pronounce properly. Mind you, I don’t really care what it’s called or how you say it when it tastes … Continue reading

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Black Sheep Brewery Golden Sheep (4.7%)

I quite like Back Sheep beers except for one thing. I find that they smell a bit like manure, or silage, or both. They always look good, this one being a lovely golden amber with just a trace of foamy … Continue reading

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Hawkshead Brewery NZPA (6%)

I’ve read so much about this beer and wanted so much to try it for myself, so I was a little nervous opening it. What if I don’t like it? What if it’s all just hype? I shouldn’t have worried. … Continue reading

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Belvoir Brewery Melton Red (4.3%)

Never judge a book by its cover. I keep seeing this in local shops, including Tescos, and ignoring it because I find the label a bit rubbish. Silly me. I’ve been missing out as this is a really good best … Continue reading

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Worthington’s White Shield (5.6%)

As every beer drinker in the world will know, Worthington’s is a trademark of Coors. But does that make this a bad beer? Absolutely not, this is a terrific English IPA. It pours a lovely deep amber with a head … Continue reading

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