Posts about Beer

More Maxims

Published on 3 January 2004 in ,

After all that searching for Double Maxim, what should I find in the Ealing branch of Safeway on New Years Eve? You guessed it...

Double Maxim

Published on 28 December 2003 in ,

I last supped Double Maxim not long after the Vaux brewery closed in 1999. Well until last night anyway. And it's good to have it back!

Broon Ale

Published on 22 October 2003 in ,

Want a nice brown ale in London? Marks and Spencer might well be the place to visit then.

Fullers London Porter

Published on 27 September 2003 in , ,

London Porter is making a rare appearance in cask form - get out there and try it! It's fan-bloomin-tastic!

Baltika and the state of beer in the UK

Published on 28 July 2003 in , ,

Russian beer Baltika is coming to the UK. But out of the 10 possible versions of the stuff, it's not the rather nice brown ale, the wheat beer or the divine porter. Nope. It's the rather naff lager that will soon be hitting the bars of London. Yet another wasted oppertunity...