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It's too easy to Blackout on this stuff

Advantages: Great chocolate flavour and a beer with a real kick
Disadvantages: None for me

My 70 year old mother-in-law is an unlikely source for real ale tips, particularly considering she usually only drinks merlot (although admittedly by the bucketful). However, over the years she has nudged me in the direction of quite a few good real ales ...

cr01 09.07.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Yorkshire Blackout

Chocolate and Vanilla Stout from Titanic

Advantages: Perfect combination of beer and chocolate, rich
Disadvantages: None!

...Stout is brewed by the Titanic Brewery. It is one of many beers brewed by the company who are based in Stoke on Trent and have been brewing beers since 1985. This beer is available in both in pubs and in bottled form. The beer ha ...

conireland 16.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Titanic Brewery Chocolate and Vanilla Stout

Lancaster Black - Very moreish

Advantages: Moreish, competitive price, rich
Disadvantages: None really

Lancaster Black is a stout brewed by Lancaster Brewery and is one of four beers produced by the company to date alongside one red cider. Although a select number of pubs stock the beer on tap, I have only ever tried the bottled version of the beer which ...

conireland 11.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Lancaster Brewery Black Stout

Not Entirely Desirable

Advantages: Should be able to find it on offer in the supermarket
Disadvantages: Gets boring once you get to the end of the bottle

Introduction: Ever the fan of a good beer festival, my longing for interesting beers that reside far away from the boring commercial lagers, is always high. In my quest for real ales and beers from the supermarket, I stumbled across the En ...

MarcoG 14.03.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Hop Back Brewery Entire Stout

You know you make me want to Stout!

Advantages: A well crafted, tasty and smooth Stout.
Disadvantages: None at all!

...thought I was probably well overdue for another beer review, so here is a write up of one of my favourite beers at the moment. It’s from a brewery that is local to me and is a really good Stout. Let me introduce you to Spire Brewery’s Twist and Stout! ...

tange 21.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Spire Brewery Twist and Stout