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An Epic Battle: The Struggle Between Bitter Hops and Malted Barley

It was a cold and stormy November afternoon, and the east wind was blowing hard against my rain drenched face. Seeking shelter against the violence that only Mother Nature can inflict, I found comfort within the hospitable walls of the… 153 more words

Craft Beer

a BEERY good start

It’s out, I love beer. I do treasure that fine moment when that selfless malt hits the inside of my mouth.

Ah, the spice of hops. 125 more words


Cotleigh Barn Owl

Appearance: Brown beer, red tinge, frothy/creamy head.

Aroma: Slight malt.

Taste: Dark malt, treacle hint, really nice.

Score: 8

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If the beer was as nice as the woman on the label I’d be in heaven. It wasn’t, I wasn’t! Don’t judge a beer by its’ label. 29 more words

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Brains The Rev James Rye

There is something holy about this brew. Well worth buying!

Appearance: Brown, frothy head.

Aroma: Sweet, malt, rye.

Taste: Sweet, malty, rye, delicious.

Score: 9

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Holdens Woodsetton Pale Ale

Appearance: pale golden.

Aroma: Sweet, hop and malt.

Taste: Malty, lager, hop then comes through.

Score: 7

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Errant Crystal Skull

Appearance: Cloudy brown, frothy head.

Aroma: Sour toffee.

Taste: Sour, dark malt.

Score: 4

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