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Beak Brewery Horses (6%)

The label on the can says West Coast and so I was not expecting the deliciously sweet and warm treacle and pumpernickel hit that I found as I took my first swig. Horses may be based around a West Coast … Continue reading

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Tempest Brewing Co. Blueberry Pastry Stout ( 9%)

A few years ago I used to get a regular supply of Tempest beer as I knew the then Marketing Manager, and I loved everything that I was sent. Occasionally, because they were mates, I’d feel a bit guilty for … Continue reading

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Abbeydale Brewery Black Mass (6.66%)

Dubbed a Sultry Dark Ale, this is for want of an argument a very good Black IPA. It pours a deep purple black and smells of molasses and black cherries. The malting is thick and round and rich, all black … Continue reading

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Overtone Brewing Co. Big Yin (10%)

Do you remember those heady days before Magic Rock sold out, when we’d get excited about doing the, “Cannonball Run,” drinking Cannonball, followed by Human Cannonball, followed by Unhuman Cannonball? We all thought, well many of us did, that Unhuman … Continue reading

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Verdant Brewing Co. The Strongest Of The Strange (5.2%)

Melons to the Nth degree. Which in itself is a great name for a beer.
The Strongest Of The Strange is a cloudy Pale Ale that has a massive Gala and Watermelon flavour running throughout.
And I’m not sure how. The hops … Continue reading

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