Batemans Combined Harvest Multigrain Beer
Top Tastings 2012
ABV: 4.4% Origin: Wainfleet, Lincolnshire, England Website: www.bateman.co.uk
Under its picturesque disused windmill, Batemans has proved one of England’s more enduring and adaptable independent breweries since half the Bateman family took the leap of faith necessary to buy out the other half and keep the brewery […]
ABV: 6.5% Origin: London SE7, England Website: www.meantimebrewing.com
Meantime Raspberry Grand Cru
This is an expanded review of a beer that featured as a fruit beer on the bottled beer review page in the August 2010 issue of
BEER magazine, sent free every quarter to CAMRA members, who can also view it online. […]
A shorter version of this review was first published in BEER August 2008 as part of a piece about beers for summer outdoor drinking. For more summer beers, see previous post.
ABV: 4.2% Origin: Downton, Wiltshire, England Website: www.hopback.co.uk
Hop Back Brewery
From this Wiltshire micro’s well distributed portfolio of bottle conditioned beers comes […]
First published in BEER June 2008 as part of a piece about wheat beers. Read more about wheat beers in previous post.
ABV: 4.4 per cent Origin: Kewaigue, Isle of Man Website www.okells.co.uk
Okell's Mac Lir Wheat Beer
From one of the other Celtic nations [Cornwall was featured in the last post] comes a […]
First published in BEER June 2008 as part of a piece about wheat beers.
ABV: 6.8 per cent Origin: Rock, Cornwall, England Website www.sharpsbrewery.co.uk
Sharp's Honey Spice Wheat Beer
It’s a fine sunny spring day outside as I write this page – perhaps, given the weather so far this year, it’s too much of […]
First published in BEER March 2008 as part of a piece about Welsh beers. Beer sellers: Meadow Farm Shop
ABV: 4.8 and 8 per cent Origin: Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taf Website www.otleybrewing.co.uk
Last month’s BEER previewed CAMRA’s Members’ Weekend in Cardiff by featuring Welsh beer and breweries, with my colleague Brian Glover […]