50Spoiled by the rough alcoholic notes.
Hampshire Laughing Leprechaun
75Clean and tasty but a little thin for its strength.
80A well-balanced and interesting mild, combining sweet and roasted flavours very nicely.
Hampshire Pride of Romsey
78A tasty, nicely balanced, copper coloured beer with a prominent but happily not over-stated hoppiness.
Hampshire T'ale of the Dragon
73A robust beer for hop lovers, probably not balanced enough for other drinkers.
Hampshire The Bee's Knees
50A hazy yellow beer that keeps the honey in check. The sharpness indicates that this particular sample was probably not at its best.
Walking the South Downs way
Daniel Neilson goes in search of rural England and some splendid ales on the south coast.
Beers from the Pioneer Valley
George Lenker takes us on a beer tour of Western Massachusetts.
That special something (Yeast)
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Sticky Ringwood Porter Pudding with Butterscotch Ice Cream and Berries
From Simon Brooks, head chef at The Vine, Hambledon, Hampshire – a Marston's Pub Company pub
Hampshire, Kent and Sussex: In the garden of England
Andrew Catchpole looks at the brewers of Hampshire, Sussex and Kent
Andrew Catchpole looks at the beers and breweries of Greater London, Middlesex and Surrey
Dominic Roskrow gets to grips with the breweries of Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex and Kent.
Breweries HAMPSHIRE Bowman Ales Ltd, Droxford Tel: +44 (0)1489 878 110 www.bowmanales.com Choice beer: Wallops Wood 4% The Crondall Brewing Co, Crondall Tel: +44 (0)1252 319 000 www.crondallbrewery.c...
Green & Pleasant Lands
Hampshire, Dorset & Wiltshire form an impressive pyramid of brewing, where traditional production and modern techniques exist side by side. Dominic Roskrow reports.
The heart of Hampshire (Ringwood)
This year is a crucial one for Ringwood Brewery in Hampshire, marking the start of a new era. Dominic Roskrow reports
Wychwood branches out
Marston's is eating up outstanding British regional breweries faster than Beers of the World can visit them. But could this guarantee the future of some of England's best premium ales? Dominic Roskrow...
Scotland's new national drink
The opportunity to drink a few beers in Scotland has Alastair Gilmour on a ‘high'.