Top Tastings 2008. A shorter version was first published on facebook January 2009.
ABV: 6.8% Origin: Piozzo, Piemonte, Italia Website: www.baladin.it
Baladin Nora Birra Egizia
The restlessly creative Teo Musso is one of the pioneers of the new wave of Italian craft brewers: his brewpub Baladin dates back to 1996 and originally showed a […]
Featured as a strong ale for winter in BEER November 2009. For more strong beers see previous post.
ABV: 9% Origin: Ashton-in-the-Water, Derbyshire, England Website: www.thornbridgebrewery.co.uk
Thornbridge Bracia. Pic by Andy of beerreviews.co.uk, used by permission.
Rising star of British craft breweries Thornbridge have an impressive range of unusual beers but perhaps this is […]
This beer featured in BEER November 2009 in a piece about strong ales for winter.
ABV: 10% Origin: North Weald, Essex, England Website: www.pitfieldbeershop.co.uk
Pitfield's 1896 XXXX Stock Ale
Pitfield Brewery is one of the pioneers of the British microbrewing revival, originally set up in 1981 in Pitfield Street, Hoxton, in the days […]
Top Tastings 2009, Beer sellers: The Beermongers
ABV: 10% Origin: Portland, Oregon, USA Website: www.hairofthedog.com
Hair of the Dog Adam
Hair of the Dog, founded in 1993 by Alan Sprints, is now known as one of the most adventurous and consistently high-hitting breweries in the craft brewing heartland of the Pacific Northwest. They […]