Ads not shown when logged in
Results 1 to 9 of 9

Thread: Beer of the Week (w/e 29th September 2019)

  1. #1
    Roving RAT ROBCamra's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Rochdale
    Posts
    4,890

    Default Beer of the Week (w/e 29th September 2019)

    A pub is for life not just for Christmas

  2. #2

    Default

    On cask:

    Barsham Golden Close IPA
    Salopian Hop Twister*
    Adnams Ghost Ship
    Oakham Bishops Farewell*

    Couple of contenders there but BOTW goes to Marble Trials #2 (can). Easily recognisable as a Marble IPA but on steroids. Described as an Imperial IPA at 9.7%.
    "Beer is food." Morse, Colin Dexter

  3. #3
    Waterborne Beer Inspector Bucking Fastard's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Grand Union
    Posts
    2,299

    Default

    Nuneaton,Hertford,Croydon and Borough Market;a decent week.

    G Brewery (formerly Gloucester) -- Session IPA *
    Byatt -- Urban Red
    Jennings -- Head Point
    Tiny Rebel -- Fist of Fury (keg)
    Burning Sky -- Arise (keg)
    Cloudwater -- DIPA (keg)*
    Mad Squirrel -- Mister Squirrel
    Marble -- Cross Collar
    Dark Star -- APA*
    Dark Star -- Hophead
    Three Sods -- Bo Ho Bitter
    G Brewery -- You've Got Pale *
    Tiny Rebel -- Juicy
    ELB -- Quadrant Oatmeal Stout *
    Castle Rock -- Harvest Pale
    Harvey's -- Sussex Best Bitter


    BOTW by a narrow head goes to ELB Quadrant Oatmeal Stout,a fine strong 'un in top form in The Green Dragon.

    Next week looks very thin.
    "Good people drink good beer" Hunter S Thompson

  4. #4
    Old & Bitter oldboots's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    God's Own County
    Posts
    4,786

    Tell us, now, how and when
    We may find the bravest men?
    A sure test, an easy test:
    Those that drink beer are the best

  5. #5
    This Space For Hire Wittenden's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Weald of Kent
    Posts
    1,502

    Default

    Kent

    Angels and Demons: McCanns Green Hop Harry-3.6%abv.A session pale,with all the unctuous zest of green hops from the masters of hopping.
    "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.

  6. #6
    This Space For Hire Aqualung's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    4,066

    Default

    A poor week for me

    Holden's Black Country Bitter 3.9%
    Reunion Talwar 4.5%
    Reunion Beardtongue 4.5%
    Nerhergate Growler 5.0%
    Holden's Special 5.1%
    Ossett Excelsior 5.2
    Brewdog Punk IPA (keg) 5.4%
    Thornbridge Jaipur 5.9%
    Sarah Hughes Dark Ruby Mild 6.0%


    The easy winner is the Jaipur at £3.50 in the Wolverhampton Great Western, Honourable mention must go to the Osset Exceltsior.

    BOTW Thornbridge Jaipur

  7. #7
    This Space For Hire aleandhearty's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    West Yorkshire
    Posts
    3,066

    Default

    A poor week for me, also.

    Horbury - Tiramisu.*
    Rat - White Rat.
    Acorn - Old Moor Porter.
    Ilkley - Ruby Jane.
    Mill Valley - Triple C.
    Tigertops - King Horn Pale.
    Purity - Gold.
    Small World - Thunderbridge Stout.

    The OMP was a little tired, otherwise it would probably have won. Instead, I'll give it to the Tiramisu, an easy drinking coffee & dark chocolate porter.
    'And where he supped the past lived still. And where he sipped the glass brimmed full' John Barleycorn, Carol Ann Duffy.

  8. #8
    This Space For Hire Real Ale Ray's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Standing at the bar
    Posts
    730

    Default

    Cheshire Brewhouse - Rockall Oatmeal Pale in The Bard
    'I only drink on two occasions, when I'm thirsty and when I'm not'
    Brendan Behan

  9. #9
    Down but not out Mobyduck's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    North East Hampshire
    Posts
    3,880

    Default

    Breakspear Gravity
    Flowerpots Perridge Pale*
    Marstons Serving Time
    Triple fff Apache Rose Peacock
    Siren Project Barista*
    Tempest The Wolf Of Selkirk*
    Cotleigh New Harvest
    Elusive Spectrum*
    Dark Star Lager

    A Smallish list with some very ordinary stuff included amongst a few shining lights, but brightest of all was the Tempest beer on keg in the so far unreviewed Brewers Tap, I shall try to catch up and add one in the next few days.
    "Everybody's got to believe in something. I believe I'll have another beer."
    -W.C.Fields

Similar Threads

  1. Beer of the Week (w/e 8th September 2019)
    By ROBCamra in forum Chit Chat
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 10-09-2019, 09:50
  2. Beer of the Week (w/e 1st September 2019)
    By ROBCamra in forum Chit Chat
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 08-09-2019, 13:52
  3. Beer of the Week (w/e 1st September 2019)
    By ROBCamra in forum Beer of the Week
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 08-09-2019, 13:52
  4. Beer of the Week (w/e 29th September 2013)
    By ROBCamra in forum Beer of the Week
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 04-10-2013, 11:31
  5. Beer of the Week (w/e 29th September 2013)
    By ROBCamra in forum Chit Chat
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 04-10-2013, 11:31

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •