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    Estrella probably!
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    A choice between Ossett Excelsior in Stockton Wetherspoons, Fernandes Cherry Stout in Hope & Union or Omnipollo Lemon Ariana in Top of the Hops.

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    A fair week.

    Windsor & Eton Windsor Knot
    Windsor & Eton Malt Head Mild
    Flowerpots Perridge Pale
    Flowerpots Goodens Gold
    Siren Undercurrent
    Hook Norton Old Hooky
    Hook Norton Black IPA
    Oxford Craft Destinys Mild
    Loose Cannon Bombshell
    Skinners Lushingtons
    XT3
    St Austell Tribute
    St Austell Proper Job
    White Horse Village Idiot
    Goose IPA
    Hop Kettle Liquid Highway
    Three Castles Summer Daze
    Isle Of Avalon Isle Ale
    Deeply Vale DV8

    BOTW is Siren Undercurrent the first beer of the day on a crawl around Oxford, taken in The Grapes.
    "Everybody's got to believe in something. I believe I'll have another beer."
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    Quiet week which included:

    Oakham Bishops Farewell*
    Purity Mad Goose
    and BOTW Abbeydale Moonshine which slid easily past the three pint test on a warm and sociable Sunday afternoon.
    "Beer is food." Morse, Colin Dexter

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    Very slim pickings, this week.

    North Riding - Citra.*
    Wild Weather - Surprisingly Limber.
    Stod Fold - Dr Rudi.

    Last week's BOTW was Oakham Citra, this week it's the North Riding version.
    'And where he supped the past lived still. And where he sipped the glass brimmed full' John Barleycorn, Carol Ann Duffy.

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    Thames Path and Pimlico.

    Five Points -- XPA
    St Austell -- Proper Job
    Burton Bridge -- Draught Burton Ale
    Fullers -- Day Dreamer *
    Portobello -- APA *
    Beavertown -- Gamma Ray (keg)
    Bira 91 -- White Beer (keg)
    Thornbridge -- Civil Servants Boys Friday Pale Ale *
    Burning Sky -- Tony Evans IPA *


    The last two were brewed for Cask's 10th birthday celebration and BOTW goes to Burning Sky Tony Evans IPA,sublime and you would never guess it's 7% .Aurora on steroids and another contender for Beer of the Year.

    Next week brief visit to Hanley then some Craft Beer Co. action.
    "Good people drink good beer" Hunter S Thompson

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    Kent (West.)

    Cellar Head-IPA 5%abv:First out of the cask.Floral,piney,hazy.
    Larkins-Pale Ale 4.2%abv:Earthy English Pale Ale.
    Larkins-Best Bitter 4.4%abv:Mellow, reassuring, hedgerow fruit.If I could only drink one Best Bitter this would be it:a classic, and too infrequently seen.
    Larkins-Traditional 3.4%abv:Fine.

    My BOTW-Larkins Best Bitter,taken, with its siblings, at Rock
    "At that moment I would have given a kingdom, not for champagne or hock and soda, or hot coffee but for a glass of beer" Marquess Curzon of Kedlestone, Viceroy of India.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bucking Fastard View Post
    Next week brief visit to Hanley.
    I'd recommend staying on the boat and using up all the rations!!

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    Brentford/hanwell
    5 points -railway porter
    weird beard -hit the lights
    stewarts -kilted kiwi
    marco Paulo -endeavour
    marco Paulo -blondins barrel
    burnt mill -pintle
    burnt mill lemon drop fog
    burnt mill -beyond the firs
    botw
    tring -earl grey pale ale at the Express Brentford

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    A stay in Worcester which resulted in 2 visits to Stourbridge (don't ask!)

    Slater's Pacifica 3.5%
    Beartown Bluebeary 4.1%
    Batham's Best 4.3%
    Oakham The Experimentals 4.4%
    Wye Valley Butty Bach 4.5%
    Inveralmond Lia Fail 4.7%
    Acorn Admiral IPA 5.0%
    Heritage Empire IPA 5.2%
    Brewdog Punk IPA (keg) 5.4%
    Milestone Hammerhead Stout 5.6%
    Thornbridge Jaipur IPA 5.9%
    Coastal St Piran Porter 6.0%


    Rather than repeat Jaipur I'm going for Batham's Best. It's a beer that defies all the rules as it's old school and superficially sweet yet isn't. Several pints were tried at £2.95 in their tied Stourbridge Royal Exchange.


    BOYW Batham's Best

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