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Posts tagged "Welsh Beer"
A Wonderful Year for Welsh Beer

A Wonderful Year for Welsh Beer

Wales is often overlooked when writers analyse Britain’s broad brewing community, but 2015 can go down as the year Welsh Beer firmly announced itself to the rest of the UK. Back in 2014, Richard Taylor over at The BeerCast posted a list of breweries to watch – all from his native Scotland and, of course,...
The Friday Beer - Waen Snowball

The Friday Beer – Waen Snowball

Waen Snowball Beer Review Style: Stout ABV: 7.0% Beer Advocate Score: Go rate it! Rate Beer Score: Go rate it! – – – – – Waen Snowball Tasting Notes Visual: Jet black with a biscuit brown head growing then shrinking rapidly. Nose: Roasted malts, vanilla and chocolate, with sweet coconut the predominant scent. Ripe fruit, mild creamy coffee and licorice notes. Taste: Roasted coffee with a top...
The Not So Tiny Rebel Beer Festival

The Not So Tiny Rebel Beer Festival

Tiny Rebel’s first pub has made a big impression on the drinkers of Cardiff after only 8 months of being open. But Urban Tap House has grown up very quickly – not afraid to take the reigns at the head of Cardiff’s beery army, the pub is quite public in its ambitions and its drive....
FUBAR

FUBAR

Standing out on the shelf with a white label depicting a military stencil font over a spraypainted hand grenade riddled with bulletholes, this is a beer that promises something just a little bit different. The visuals are aggressive but simple, demanding your attention concisely and forcefully. You can’t help but pick it up. FUBAR is...
Tiny Rebel to Open First Bar in Cardiff

Tiny Rebel to Open First Bar in Cardiff

One of the UK’s best up-and-coming breweries is opening it’s first bar, bringing the beer revolution to Wales in a very big way. Tiny Rebel, who stole the show at CAMRA’s Great Welsh Beer and Cider Festival – winning Gold, Silver and Bronze – have taken over the former Fire Island bar directly opposite the...