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Poppyland Brewery Walkers Are Welcome (5.2%)

Brewed to celebrate Cromer becoming a Walkers Are Welcome town, this little Saison is made with herbs and Fuggles grown by Martin in his garden and it’s a thirst quenching delight. Pouring a honey gold, the aroma is bouquet garni … Continue reading

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Twisted Barrel Ale Raspberry Ripple Sour (3.5%)

This is a delight. It’s gentle and subtle, yet full of flavour. Pouring a pinky peach with a little foamy head, the aroma is freshly squished red berries, and as you take a swig you are immediately greeted by a … Continue reading

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Poppyland Brewery Vossaøl (7.4%)

A couple of years ago Martin Warren, owner and brewery at Poppyland went on a journey of discovery through Norway which is lovingly described in his blog. While there he collected an heirloom yeast and lovingly looked after it, culturing … Continue reading

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Saison’s To Be Cheerful, One, Two, Three

There’s a lot of collaboration going on in brewing and on the whole it makes for some interesting new ideas and lots of tasty beer. But one collaboration that I was keen to try was the beer brewed by Home … Continue reading

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Brekeriet Beer AB Picnic Sour Ale (2.2%)

At 2.2% this is almost a soft drink and yet it feels big and boisterous and full of good things. It has been brewed with wild yeast strains and lactic acid bacteria cultures which bring a needle sharp sour bitterness … Continue reading

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