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Long: Cantillon/J.P Van Roy interview from msnbc.com
In message , The Submarine Captain wrote Surely a decent beer from any country is not meant to taste 'off'? How would you know if it has been kept badly or if it is unfit for consumption? But if the _...
16 years ago 16
 
The Swan
Went to the Swan and Rushes/Criterion this weekend and there werer very few people there. How come? In article , Maybe if you gave us a few clues as to their whereabouts we may be able to enlighten yo...
16 years ago 2
 
Cracking Site
Really good site if you are visiting a new town. A very strange selection of pubs with some obvious classics missing. I'd be worried if it were the only source of good pubs! And whole Towns missing, n...
16 years ago 20
 
any good pub recomandation
I'm looking at doing something a bit different with my Sundays, and I was wondering if anybody could recomend any good country pubs in the west / south west from west London (Chiswick) that I could ge...
16 years ago 3
 
Peterborough
Well I would have thought there'd have been a thread about the Peterborough beer festival. Triffic as well, my favourite beer festival, and the whole of Peterborough seems to turn up for the event as ...
16 years ago 3
 
ealing park tavern comments?
Anyone know it? From online comments I notice it's won praise for food but not for staff or service. I can't fault the staff, service or food. More inportantly though, at least for this group, is that...
16 years ago 2
 
Barclay & Perkins
After a Google and a look at the Courage site I can find no mention of Barclay & Perkins, the brewers of Imperial Stout. Are they no more? Peter LaFrance -- "If laws are to be respected, they must be ...
16 years ago 1
 
Bank Holiday Beer Festival
The Emperor Inn 293 Norwich Road Ipswich IP1 4BP 01473 743600 Summer Beer Festival Thursday 21st to Monday 26th August 2003 11:00 to 11:00 (12:00 to 10:30 Sun) Adnams Broadside 4.7 Regatta 4.3 Brakspe...
16 years ago
 
Salisbury Pubs
I have a new lady friend. We meet in Salisbury because its half way between my home and hers, also on train line. Now forgive me you locals but why are the pubs so bloody expensive there? Or have I ju...
16 years ago 4
 
Skew from Suthwyk
Stumbled upon this yesterday in Petersfield. A new brewery for me, but I see from Imbiber, it is not a brewery but a contract brew for a local farmer. Why a farmer in Southwick (near Fareham) should c...
16 years ago 2
 
Peacock Reopens
I have fond memories of an afternoon my wife and I spent at the Peacock back in 1999. We were heading from Horndean to Cambridge for the beer festival in May that year. I decided we would take a convo...
16 years ago 2
 
Eagle & Child
The pub name "Eagle & Child", popped up in the Oxford pubs thread and there are many similarly named around the country. Here in Buxton, there's an 18th century "Eagle & Child" pub. It was re-built by...
16 years ago 3
 
Late Red cask
One of the most interesting bottled beers tried in recent times was Kent brewer's Shepherd Neame's (s?) seasonal "Late Red" ale along with their also seasonal Early Bird Ale. Q. I understand that this...
16 years ago 1
 
Really Good Pub In Oxford ?
I shall be visiting Oxford soon. Can anyone recommend a good pub ? If it has a reasonable selection of veggie food that would be a bonus, but the ale's more important. Regards The Ale-Fan The Turf Tav...
16 years ago 6
 
Something a bit different?
Went to Safeways the other day and thought I'd try something a bit different, buying a bottle of IPA and Honker's Ale, brewed by the Goose Island in USA. Have to say that I have been pleasantly surpri...
16 years ago 1