Golden Pints 2014 – The Podcast Edition

This year, rather than the traditional written scribe of Golden Pints, we decided to do it as a podcast.  It’s up on Itunes now, the feed link is http://redpn.jellycast.com/podcast/feed/56 for those on Android or don’t use Itunes, and the direct link to the MP3 for download is here   We broadly followed the same format as the Golden…

Lunch at Brasserie Blanc Bristol

So a few weeks ago I was in Bristol visiting some family, relaxing before the silly season descends on us. It was a short but sweet trip, but packed with fun, beer and of course good food. As a treat my cousin surprised myself and my mum to a fabulous lunch at Brasserie Blanc. This…

The Wolf Is Coming – Wicklow Wolf Brewery – Amber Ale

The craft beer revolution continues abound in the Republic of Ireland, with what seems to be new breweries popping up every second. It’s nearly impossible to keep track. But what is interesting seeing where they end up being available and who they are distributed by.Fourcorners have taken the wolf into their stable – which given…

Bath Ales

Recently I enjoyed a trip across the pond to Bristol with my mum for a few days. Got to spend quality time with my family. I was delighted when i arrived to find they bought some beers for me to enjoy. My cousin was delighted to tell me they were local beers too. Bath Ales…

Hop O’ween! The Hop Monsters Strike Back!

This halloween, I wanted to blog about something different. Every man and his dog is blogging about pumpkin beers, which is great. However, while I like pumpkin beer as much as the next guy, sometimes I want to get a bit feral and go wild!  gif from Gifsoup.com Halloween is a traditional time of year…