Category Archives: Pub Review

Trip To Cornwall #2 – Blue Anchor

After watching Wealdstone end their season with a 2-1 win away to Truro City eight of us ploughed into the back of a taxi van for the 25 minute journey from Truro to Helston for a visit to the Blue … Continue reading

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Animal Brewing Co. Oink! (4.6%)

Animal is, or appears to be, XT Brewing’s alter ego and this, their Yakima Red Rye Beer, tastes far better than it smells. You see, the aroma is a bit limp, some weak caramel and flowerbeds drifting up at you … Continue reading

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The Bermondsey Mile

I have avoided doing the Bermondsey mile up until now as it seems to be akin to a rite of passage in the same way a stag trip to Prague once was thanks to it’s popularity and all the packaged … Continue reading

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Buxton Brewery Patersbier (4%)

Part of Buxton’s new Lineage series, Patersbier is based on Trappist style Table Beer. You see, those monks whose beer we like so much will often drink a much softer and less alcoholic beer during the day rather than their … Continue reading

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The All Nations: A Little Gem In The Heart Of Shropshire

Back in the early nineties I lived in Madeley, a small town on the edge of the Ironbridge Gorge and though I didn’t often go out to the pub in those days, when I did I would take the short walk … Continue reading

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