Beer about town: London

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chriso
beers 7533 º places 558 º 09:56 Thu 5/30/2013

The Pear Cider has already been opened Iím afraid. Ruth had a glass and got a blinding headache immediately afterwards. Maybe coincidence but I havenít plucked up the courage to try it yet, so about 1.8 litres is still sitting in the fridge. I could always handbottle some for you!

 
tdtm82
beers 1701 º places 129 º 15:31 Fri 5/31/2013

Beavertownís Apricot Pale at 5% was released at Dukes yesterday on keg. Also Heavy Water as well but I think thatís bottled.

 
Leighton
beers 19880 º places 1014 º 16:01 Fri 5/31/2013

Originally posted by tdtm82
Beavertownís Apricot Pale at 5% was released at Dukes yesterday on keg. Also Heavy Water as well but I think thatís bottled.


Thanks Tommy. It looks like the Apricot Pale will be around all summer. I still havenít found the Heavy Water yet, but I gather City Beverage Co. (on Old Street) will have some.

 
tdtm82
beers 1701 º places 129 º 16:22 Fri 5/31/2013

Iíll get my list for next week on Tuesday. If itís on that Iíll let you know.

 
Niall73
beers 2427 º places 2 º 04:53 Sat 6/1/2013

Apologies if this has already been mentioned, but this place has popped-up recently in south London: http://www.lateknightsbrewery.co.uk/1/post/2013/05/join-the-beer-rebellion.html

 
harrisoni
beers 17712 º places 33 º 07:42 Sat 6/1/2013

Following something I saw from Gazza saying Dark Star Hophead was back to its hoppy best I had some in The Harp in Chandos Place and can confirm that it is fucking spectacular. Beer of the day beating Partiazan Mild and Harveys SBB.

 
chriso
beers 7533 º places 558 º 10:15 Sat 6/1/2013

Originally posted by harrisoni
Following something I saw from Gazza saying Dark Star Hophead was back to its hoppy best I had some in The Harp in Chandos Place and can confirm that it is fucking spectacular. Beer of the day beating Partiazan Mild and Harveys SBB.

Thereís a Dark Star meet the brewer / tap takeover at Craft Islington on Monday so Iíll be putting that to the test. Will be interesting to find out what changes the new brewing team have made.

 
jackl
beers 7355 º places 709 º 08:28 Sun 6/2/2013

Bottles from the super hip Oklahoman brewery Prairie Artisanal Ales have been spotted in the Earl Of Essex.

 
chriso
beers 7533 º places 558 º 08:34 Sun 6/2/2013

Originally posted by jackl
Bottles from the super hip Oklahoman brewery Prairie Artisanal Ales have been spotted in the Earl Of Essex.

Are they going down a storm?

 
viktorvee
beers 510 º places 30 º 05:37 Mon 6/3/2013

Originally posted by Leighton
Originally posted by tdtm82
Beavertownís Apricot Pale at 5% was released at Dukes yesterday on keg. Also Heavy Water as well but I think thatís bottled.


Thanks Tommy. It looks like the Apricot Pale will be around all summer. I still havenít found the Heavy Water yet, but I gather City Beverage Co. (on Old Street) will have some.


Yep itís definitely in - saw it today. £4.