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Beer – #970 – Hallertau – Flemish Giant

Hallertau Flemish Giant – the beer of the week for the Beer Jerk beer club. I’m partial to a Triplel. However I’ve seen this in the shops and been put … Continue reading

August 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Beer – #919 – Victory – Golden Monkey

… with added spice …. Beer Jerk beer club night again. A can. A Tripel. Unusual enough, and it’s really pushing my sense of what’s proper in beer. I wouldn’t have … Continue reading

April 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Beer – #907 – Garage Project – Rum and Raisin

A special heer this one. Garage Project – Rum and Raisin. Nicest presentation for a while, cork, cage, dinky looking bottle, also eye wateringly expensive in the scheme of things. … Continue reading

February 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Beer – #886 – Moa – Tripel Savvy 2016

This is the Moa – Tripel Savvy 2016 vintage, a right proper treat in among other treats in the fridge, and I genuinely have been looking forward to this. a … Continue reading

January 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Beer – #609 – Harrington’s – The Forgotten

Got a really pleasant surprise package from the nice people at Harrington’s Breweries, a bottle of a limited (I’d say one off) “The Forgotten” Unique beer, unique music, unique numbers … Continue reading

May 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer- #570 – Harringtons – Belgium Trapist – thRreedux

Same beer new name, Same band same name, same numbers and the similar parties The 3rd time, a three-peat, that I’ve drunk this as a beer then. Except this time … Continue reading

March 22, 2015 · 1 Comment

Beer – #569 – Garage Project – Touch Wood

Peculiar beer, peculiar music, peculiar use of numbers and a peculiar party. You need a bit of good luck to pull off a beer like this – so ‘touch wood’. … Continue reading

March 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer – #545 – Moa – Tripel Sauvignon 2014 Vintage

Experimental beer, experimental music, experiments with numbers and an experiment at a party A Belgian style Tripel experimental fusion beer A Moa Tripel Sauvignon 2014 Vintage beer, in a cork … Continue reading

February 15, 2015 · 1 Comment

Beer – #498 – Unibroue – La Fin du Monde

Canadian Beer, Canadian Music, Can I count and Can I share? “The end of the world”  – Triple fermented ale, Mildly yeasty with a complex palate of malt, fruit and … Continue reading

November 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Beer – #494 – Left Coast – Asylum

Asylum, Notes you never wrote, A Sum and a Summing up. Drinking great beer brings the world together. “Vrede op aarde” Left Coast Asylum Belgian-Style Tripel Ale is brewed by Left … Continue reading

November 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Beer – #478 – Moa – St Josephs Tripel

A realisation, records, randomising and ruminating. Moa St Josephs is a classic Belgian Tripel. Strong spice, caramel and banana ester characters create complex flavours and aromas which are heightened by … Continue reading

October 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

Beer – #469 – Yeastie Boys – The Sun Before the Darkness

Next; Spoonbenders, 23 minutes of Kraftwerk, my own private number, and going again. “Strong golden ale with botrytised viognier candi-sugar.” Yeastie Boys – The Sun Before the Darkness – one … Continue reading

September 26, 2014 · 1 Comment

Beer – #423 – Celt Experience – Ogham ‘Oak’ Exotic Belgium Tripel

It’s all on with this then, a Welsh Beer in the Belgium Abbey style – Celt Ogham ‘Oak’ Exotic Belgium Tripel Brewed by Celt Experience in their take on the style that is … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Beer – #317 – Chouffe – Houblon Dobbelen IPA Tripel

Beer with the longest name award contender “Chouffe Houblon Dobbelen IPA Tripel” Brewed by Brasserie d’Achouffe (Moortgat) in the style of an Abbey Tripel and they do that in Achouffe, Belgium 330ml bottle of a … Continue reading

March 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Beer – #245 – Green Flash – Le Freak – another redux

I have to stop doing this, however in my defence this was in tap and not in a bottle, so I ware sore tempted and couldn’t resist.  I had this … Continue reading

November 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

Beer – #195 – Chimay – Triple / Blanche (White) / Cinq Cents

Chimay Triple / Blanche (White) / Cinq Cents, Brewed by Chimay and this one in the Style of an  Abbey Tripel in Baileux, Belgium. The final in the group of three, Blue, Red and White. Chimay … Continue reading

July 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Beer – #161 – Brewaucracy – In Triplicate

Brewaucracy  – In Triplicate is an Abbey Tripel beer from a new brewer in the ‘Tron.  Brewaucracy Brewed at Shunters Yard Brewery in the Style of an  Abbey Tripel in the … Continue reading

May 2, 2013 · 4 Comments

Beer – #137 – Maredsous 10 Tripel

Back to the Belgium beers with a Maredsous 10 Tripel – Brewed by Duvel Moortgat In the style of a Abbey Tripel in Breendonk–Puurs, Belgium. A bottle conditioned  Golden beer with a … Continue reading

March 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Beer- #136 – Harringtons – Belgium Tempest – revisited

I did this already – Beer #32 – June – a while ago, and I wasn’t that impressed. But clearly I wasn’t that miffed, or disappointed or this might not … Continue reading

March 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

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