Episode #228: Magic Rock Brewing

Tasting some beers from Britain’s new wave of craft breweries.

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Breweries and Beers

tootiHigh Wire
High Wire
tooti Bearded Lady
Bearded Lady
tooti Strongman
Strongman

Comments 3 

    • From "ChrisQ" :

      You make an excellent point, Rich. It’s this reason I’m trying to move away from scoring. I don’t really care all that much about how true to style a beer is. I’m much more interested in how good it tastes. Thanks so much for the insight.

      Chris

  1. From "Aaron" :

    Great review, Chris. Really enjoyed it as usual. I’ve only had Bearded Lady but am now craving Strongman after your review. You may be able to track down a few of their releases through your local distributor that deals with Shelton Brothers. I work for the Ohio distributor that distributes the Shelton stuff, and we were able to get a handful of key kegs when they first joined forces with the importer. Sadly haven’t seen any come our way recently though.

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