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Brooklyn Lager

Sticking with lagers from the USA, we move from Boston to Brooklyn. This is another beer I have had the pleasure of drinking before, previously on draught at mozzerella’s Italian restaurant in Marsden, west yorks. 5.2%, and described as Amber … Continue reading

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Samuel Adams Boston Lager

Next up this evening is Samuel Adams Boston Lager, this is a brew from the USA , first brewed in 1985, at only 4.8%, this one would be much more suited to a session. More complex than your average mass … Continue reading

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Carlsberg Elephant Beer

Now this is a beer I had drunk before, mainly in retiros on retiro st in Oldham many ears ago, a strong lager at 7.2% originally created as a special strong pilsner for export to the Gold Coast (what is … Continue reading

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Trappist Achel Bier Brunne

Back to Europe, Belgium to be precise for this amber beer brewed by Trappist monks at the remote achel brewery on the Flemish Dutch border. At 8% it’s a relatively strong beer but it has quite a mellow flavour to … Continue reading

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Dragon Stout

Tonight’s beer tour of the world continues as we leave Australia and head to the sunny shores of Jamaica to take in a Stout of all things with the Dragon Stout, the bottle says it’s brewed and bottled by Red … Continue reading

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Coopers Extra Strong Vintage Ale

I’d not had any of the beers on the list for a while before deciding to cross some more off the list. So I decided to start with Coopers Extra Strong Vintage Ale form Australia’s Coopers Brewery – www.coopers.com.au. It’s … Continue reading

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Mikkeller Beer Geek Breakfast

Brewery: Mikkeller | www.mikkeller.dk Country of Origin: Denmark First Brewed: 2005 Alcohol Content: 7.5% ABV Date drunk: 02 June 2012 Bottle/Cask: Bottle Location: Home, Shaw, Oldham, England Purchased: Beers of Europe Notes: Beer no 32 of 1001. I’ve been away … Continue reading

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St Peter’s Fruit Beer (Grapefruit)

Brewery: St Peters | www.stpetersbrewery.co.uk Country of Origin: England First Brewed: 1997 Alcohol Content: 4.7% ABV Date drunk: 06 April 2011 Bottle/Cask: Bottle Location: Mum and Dad’s, Dersingham, Norfolk Purchased: Beers of Europe Notes: Beer no 7 of 1001. It’s … Continue reading

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Wells Banana Bread Beer

Brewery: Wells and Youngs | www.wellsandyoungs.co.uk Country of Origin: England First Brewed: 2002 Alcohol Content: 5.2% ABV Date drunk: 06 April 2011 Bottle/Cask: Bottle Location: Mum and Dad’s, Dersingham, Norfolk Purchased: Beers of Europe Notes: Beer No 6 of 1001 … Continue reading

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Budweiser

Brewery: Anheuser-Busch | www.budweiser.com Country of Origin: USA First Brewed: 1876 Alcohol Content: 5% ABV Date drunk: 05 February 2011 Bottle/Cask: Bottle Location: Home Purchased: ASDA Beer No 5 of 1001 Notes: A lot of beer aficionados will look snootily … Continue reading

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