Sampling Sheffield’s Finest (Part 1)

My second blog of the week celebrating Sheffield Beer Week, and this time I sat down with my friend Tom to sample some beers from some of the finest Sheffield breweries! This blog is part 1 featuring the first three, stay tuned for Part 2 coming up later this week! Grafter - Abbeydale / Devonshire … Continue reading Sampling Sheffield’s Finest (Part 1)

The Trilogy MMXVIII – Part 2

Welcome back to Part 2 of my reviews of Northern Monk's Trilogy MMXVII featuring the second beer from the trilogy - Yeast. To read about the first one, Malt, see Part 1 here. Yeast - Verdant Collaboration For the second beer in the trilogy we have a Sour IPA brewed in collaboration with Verdant. This … Continue reading The Trilogy MMXVIII – Part 2

The Trilogy MMXVIII – Part 1

Welcome back after what I hope was a great Christmas for all of you, to the first in my latest set of blogs, this time dedicated to Northern Monk's 2018 Trilogy release! Every year they release a Trilogy that tries to showcase the most basic building blocks of craft beer. Every year they choose a … Continue reading The Trilogy MMXVIII – Part 1

Spotlight on… Cerveses La Pirata Brewery (Part 3)

The final chapter in a series of 3 mini blogs (Part 1 and Part 2) is here, lets take a look at the final offering from Cerveses La Pirata! The last beer to be sampled was  Block Tovarisch , a 13% Russian Imperial Stout brewed as a collab with Laugar Brewery. Very different to the other three … Continue reading Spotlight on… Cerveses La Pirata Brewery (Part 3)

Spotlight on… Cerveses La Pirata Brewery (Part 2)

Continuing on from Part 1 of this series of mini blogs featuring beers from Cerveses La Pirate, we have two stronger beers including a NEIPA and an Imperial IPA! First off is Panòptic, a New England IPA. Again, I really liked the bottle design and when you read the translation of its description on Untappd, it definitely continues … Continue reading Spotlight on… Cerveses La Pirata Brewery (Part 2)