Author Archives: Simon Williams

About Simon Williams

Founder of CAMRGB. Member of The British Guild Of Beer Writers. Leftist bigmouth. Old and grumpy.

Neon Raptor Brewing Co. Evil Unicorns (6.3%)

In a month or two I’ll be in Sneinton Market, Nottingham, for this year’s Nottingham Craft Beer Festival. It’s a lovely venue and the home Of Neon Raptor. And so I’m sitting here with a fantastic can of Neon Raptor … Continue reading

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Firestone Walker Brewing Co. Feral Vinifera (9.8%)

This is my first experience of Firestone Walker’s Barrelworks beer and it has blown me away. A blend of beer aged in French Oak and American Oak casks, and fermented with a range of locally grown wine grapes, this is … Continue reading

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Left Handed Giant Brewing Co. Out Of Sight (6.6%)

I’m not altogether sure what to say about this beer that you can’t guess for yourself if I tell you that this is a superbly made IPA with Columbus, Mosaic, Chinook and Simcoe hops. If you’re imagining a beer with … Continue reading

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Northern Monk Patrons Project 2.07 (6.8%)

This instalment of Northern Monk’s ongoing Patrons Project is a rather fun DDH IPA brewed in collaboration with Nomad Clan, an internationally acclaimed street art duo. It’s a pale and peachy cloudy beer with a great big fruit basket aroma … Continue reading

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The Wild Beer Co. Funky Dory (5%)

What started out as a very one dimensional beer, slowly opened up to me as I worked my way down my glass. Initially pouring with a light lemon aroma and a straw coloured body, I wasn’t impressed when I took … Continue reading

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