Posts about Beer

Cloned Beer Reviews: Guinness Original

Published on 28 November 2022 in , ,

A can of Guinness Original next to a plain, unbranded brown glass bottle

There was a time where, if I was in a pub and there was no real ale, or if there was and it was absolutely terrible (gone off, poorly looked after, or whatever), I'd go for a pint of stout.  And that usually meant Guinness.  Recently I tried to brew my own version of the black stuff, because why not?

Proud of British Beer

Published on 1 March 2011 in , ,

This nation should be celebrating a high quality beverage produced by highly skilled craftsmen. One of the few things we actually make in our country. We should be celebrating and ringing its name on high.

10 Years of… London beer

Published on 8 October 2009 in , , , ,

It might sound a bit of a cliche, but when I first moved to London, one of the questions I'd get asked by people up north was "how do you cope with the beer down there?" as if there was something almost poisonous about the London beers!