Daily Archives: March 2, 2013

Saltaire Brewery Raspberry Blonde (4%)

I generally don’t like fruit beers. Or, before the pedants jump on me, beers with fruit in them. But Saltaire’s Raspberry Blonde is single handedly changing my mind. This is a lovely Pale Ale with lots of shortcake biscuit and … Continue reading

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Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter (9.2%)

I’ve had this little bottle of wonderfulness before so I’ve no idea why I’ve not written about it before now. This is a frighteningly excellent beer. From the Ralph Steadman bad acid label to the black hole purple darkness of … Continue reading

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Brouwerij De Halve Maan Straffe Hendrik (9%)

What to say? This is a super Belgian Triple. A classic beer of Bruges that pours a shining gold with a feisty head and a smell that’s heavenly, all yeasty apples and pears in a spiced crumble. Taking a swig you … Continue reading

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Ramsgate Brewery Gadds’ No. 3 Premium Pale Ale (5%)

Sometimes I get so bored of beer reviews. I said on Twitter a few days ago that I dislike reviewers who say beers taste hoppy and malty or, more accurately, state that, “the hops have a hops flavour.” No shit … Continue reading

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