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Unity Brewing Co. Land Of Sunshine (5.8%)

Lip puckeringly, tongue twizzlingly dry, this dry hopped Apricot Saison is something rather special. The apricot purée is fleshy and fruity, has that fuzzy skin feel that only apricots (to me at least) possess, and adds a delightful fresh aroma. … Continue reading

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Barnaby’s Brewhouse: Top Beer From The South West

Barnaby’s was brought to my attention by a friend who lives in Devon. He’d found some in a local shop and really enjoyed it, and when I saw some of the recipes and found out a little about how the … Continue reading

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#WMCBF: Discovering the Midlands

What began as a crisp, cold but sunny morning quickly turned grey as my train departed Leicester station and I made the short journey to Coventry for this year’s West Midlands Craft Beer Festival. The event, organised by and hosted … Continue reading

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Alefarm Brewing The Trees Are Talking (5.5%)

This is Alefarm’s Dry Hopped Saison, and it’s really rather good. Pouring with a soft farmyard silage and apricot jam aroma, the beer, as is becoming the norm for every style of beer it seems, sits a thick cloudy orange … Continue reading

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Wilderness Brewery Frontera Saison (6.5%)

Until I opened this bottle I had no idea what Sherry Flor is. It turns out that it is a film of yeast that blooms on the surface of wine and is important in Sherry making. It has been used … Continue reading

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