I Am Grumpy Old Man Blog

Christmas priorities

St. Stefanus EST. CALORIES: 225 ABV: 7.5% St. Stefanus is a non-pasteurized beer with high fermentation, which is also refermented in the bottle. It is brewed from three different yeasts, one being the original...

Guinness lager and Banana Bread beer, well I never.

Tirril Old Faithful    EST CALORIES: 120 ABV: 4% Previously named “Charles Gough’s Old Faithful” “The lightest and fruitiest of Tirril’s range. Pale golden, aromatic and well hopped summer ale. Named after Charles Gough’s...

Sharp’s Weekend

Sharps Doom Bar EST. CALORIES: 129 ABV: 4.3% Doom Bar is inspired by its namesake the treacherous sand bank, located near our home at Rock on Cornwall’s North Atlantic coast. Accomplished and precise, Doom...

8% Old Tom, Looking forward

Lagunitas India Pale Ale EST. CALORIES: 186 ABV: 6.2% This is our unique version of an ancient style. A style as old as the ocean trade routes of the last centuries Great Ships. Not...

Aldi Beer selection

Harper’s Golden Crown EST. CALORIES: 123 ABV: 4.1% Brewed with pale biscuit flavour malts and a touch of tropical hop for a fruity finish. Red Rye IPA EST. CALORIES: 141 ABV: 4.7% A full...

Birthday Weekend

Bents Garden Centre have a large range of peculiar beers Tatton Red Hot Poker    EST. CALORIES: 180 ABV: 6% Seasonal favourite Tatton Best   EST. CALORIES: 126 ABV: 4.2% A classic light amber coloured...

Waitrose beer visit

Brakspear Oxford Gold EST. CALORIES: 138 ABV: 4.6% Ingredients: Pale & Crystal malts; Styrian Golding, Golding, Fuggle and Admiral hops Brakspear Oxford Gold is a remarkably zesty brew, with fresh, citrussy aromas and a...

Last September Weekend

Harpers Medusa ruby red ale EST. CALORIES: 150 ABV: 5% A deep mahogany beer with rich toffee apple and roasted chocolate aromas. Chocolate and toffee give way to a fresh fruity aroma and rich...

The Wedding & Spanish expedition

Tirril brewery Tirril Brewery, Red House Barn, Long Marton, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria, CA16 6BN Venue:       http://www.broadoakscountryhouse.co.uk/ Tirrel Original Bitter (3.8%) Our original beer. A classic session bitter but not too strongly flavoured for easy drinking....

Lots of these on Saturday night ?

San Miguel San Miguel Beer has been brewed since 1890 in the Philippines. A Spanish brewery, La Segarra, was created and licensed in 1946 to brew San Miguel Beer in Europe. In 1953 the...