Author Archives: Simon Williams

About Simon Williams

Founder of CAMRGB. Member of The British Guild Of Beer Writers. Leftist bigmouth. Old and grumpy.

Neon Raptor Brewing Co. Bigfoot Expert (11%)

It’s a Sunday evening and I have just sat with my new landlady eating a large roast chicken dinner while we get to know each other a little. With the food done and the world put to rights I decided … Continue reading

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Verdant Brewing Co. Comfort Settings (8%)

Another beautifully packaged and beautifully executed DIPA from Verdant, this time in collaboration with the Wylam gang. Comfort Settings pours a thick and sticky peachy gold and smells of honeysuckle and melons. There’s a great big gloopy malt body, all … Continue reading

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Totally Brewed Simcoe Kid (6%)

There’s an awful lot of caramel in here. It’s warm and it’s chewy and it almost takes over. Almost. But the orange marmalade of the aroma pulls you away from the sugary quicksand and reminds you that there are plenty … Continue reading

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Neptune Brewery On The Bounty (5.8%)

I guess it’s kind of obvious, but I love that the name of this beer reflects the chocolate bar that it tastes like. On The Bounty is a Chocolate and Coconut Stout that pours a deep mahogany brown with a … Continue reading

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Pressure Drop Brewing Co. Escape Pod (10%)

Brewed in collaboration with Left Handed Giant, Escape Pod is a Chocolate, Coconut, Vanilla Stout. Yes, you read right. It’s an enormous fun packed fairground ride of a beer. A beer to make you giddy. A beer to make your … Continue reading

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