Christoffel Bok 80A clean, tasty, full-bodied Dutch bock that is lagered for at least 12 weeks.
De Molen Bommen and Granaten 80This adventurous Dutch beer is meant to offer a Champagne-like mousse. Sadly, my sample was completely flat, with not a twinkle of carbonation. Maybe this will develop as the beer ages. I hope so beca...
Grolsch Weizen 83An easy-drinking Dutch weissbierstyle brew with mellow fruit flavours. Served in Grolsch's trademark swing-stopper bottle and very refreshing.
Prosaic images of England's north west – rain, flat caps, black pudding, Vimto, hot-pot, meat-and-potato pies – are easy to bring to mind but are evidence of lazy thinking. Exploration of the nort...
Roger Protz turns his attention to Achel brewery and the ‘famous five' Belgian Trappist breweries