Daily Archives: December 7, 2013

Of Beer Labels

Beer labels. Love them? Hate them? Indifferent? There are certainly those that are anchored in time, those (like Partizan) that are designtastic and those that push the envelope of acceptability in 2014 Britain – busty barmaids are so 1970s and … Continue reading

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Buxton Brewery Sede Vacante (12%)

Sede Vacante is an Imperial Stout that was laid down to mature while Buxton were in between Head Brewers, but to be honest I’m not overly fussed about the back story as this is simply a superb beer. It’s warm … Continue reading

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Bristol Beer Factory La TrippAle (8.5%)

La TrippAle is a collaboration between Bristol Beer Factory, Arbor Ales and Harbour Brewing and it’s a big bold beautiful beast of a beer. Brewed with Belgian yeast, an Imperial IPA malt recipe and a shed load of American hops, … Continue reading

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Arbor Ales Limelight (4.5%)

Those who know me know I love Arbor and know I’ve done a bit of work with them on occasion. What they won’t know is that even though I absolutely love their new branding I’m a bit annoyed by it … Continue reading

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Partizan Brewery India Pale Ale Citra, Amarillo, Simcoe (7.1%)

I’ve not had a Partizan beer for a while and I’d forgotten how much I like them. This is a great little IPA that’s packed with juicy hops, poured with an enormous fluffy head and a mango, lime and coconut … Continue reading

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