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Left Handed Giant Brewing Co. Easy Tiger (8.3%)

Brewed in collaboration with Garage Beer Co., this is a super easy drinking Double IPA. The aroma is fresh and sweet, like honey on toast and nettle tea, sharp and rich and a little bit spicy. It’s a very inviting … Continue reading

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Parrotdog Brewery: A Couple Of Beers From NZ

Falcon (5.4%)Now this, ladies and gentlemen, is a fine APA.From its melon sorbet aroma, through its bright glinting gold colour and its little frothy head, right the way down into its sweet honey, salted caramel, brioche and waffle malt body … Continue reading

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Tempest Brewing Co. Effervescence (6.7%)

Maybe it’s just me. Perhaps I just don’t get Brut IPA’s. Drier and clearer than a NEIPA, right? Well, that’s just an IPA, isn’t it? Take this offering from Tempest for example. It’s a damned good beer, unsurprising for one … Continue reading

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Magic Rock Brewing Co. What Are The Odds (8.3%)

Brewed in collaboration with the wonderful Verdant, this Double Dry Hopped Double IPA is a rather splendid can of fizzy sherbet fruity fun. There’s a distinct sticky redwood resin through the aroma and right down into the backbone that, coupled … Continue reading

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Wylam Brewery The Shape (6.7%)

This morning is the first of December and so, after making a coffee, I opened the first part of my Pop’n’Hops Beery Advent Calendar. And what a way to start! The Shape is a Double Dry Hopped IPA crammed full … Continue reading

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