If you read my recent Golden Pints 2021 blogpost, you’d have noticed my GB Beer of the Year came from Glasgow’s Overtone brewery. I’ve only recently realised I’ve never reviewed any Overtone beers on the blog so this’ll change that. The brewery’s still very young – it started in the summer of 2018 – so…… Continue reading From Over There to Over Here
The journey to discovering craft beer and real ale (let’s band them together and use the term ‘tasty beer’) is long and winding for some. Less so others. I’m in the ‘some’ category. My earliest memories of beer in the early 1980s are of an uncle drinking cans of Carlsberg Special Brew and my Dad…… Continue reading Your First Tasty Beer Moment?
I love Scotland. I studied in Fife in the mid 1990s. I have Scottish friends. I’ve made numerous motorbike trips to the outer (and inner) wilds of Scotland to experience its cracking roads, stunningly beautiful countryside and enjoy a bit of craic with friendly natives from the Cairngorms, Argyll, Hebrides, Inverness and everywhere in…… Continue reading An Independent Scottish Hike?