Tag Archives: hops

Keeping it fresh: Brown Paper Bag Project

Any reader of this blog will know I tend to whinge a fair bit about freshness in hop-forward beers. I bore myself with my whinging sometimes, but it’s for the best. Show me a brewer in the world who thinks … Continue reading

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Knee Deep in Hops

There’s been a bit of a Beermack blogging lull recently; a combo of being mad busy and not having/doing anything that’s truly inspired me to crank out a blog post, I suppose. A few things have had me on the … Continue reading

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Bringing Quality to the Table

A few times every year I have that beer moment. It’s a moment that all of my fellow beer bloggers and enthusiasts know intimately…it’s the bloody reason we put the graft into seeking out and writing about new brews. It’s a … Continue reading

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Foam, Fury, Fecking Hoppy.

By Jove, they’ve done it. Galway Bay Brewery have gone and nailed a hoppy beer. They’ve been going in the right direction for a while now. Yes, anyone who’s a regular in any of their pubs in Galway or Dublin … Continue reading

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Sweary, Messy, Tasty.

Dropping the F-bomb isn’t big or clever, kids. Unless you’re Denmark’s To Øl, that is, because they’ve just released a series of beers known as the “Fuck Art…” collection. Not nightcaps for your Granny by any means. Recently landed on Irish … Continue reading

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Hoptimum Joy

As if to purposefully slate my previous post, in which I was calling for us to consider sacking off importing hoppy beers from the States altogether as they’re never really fresh when they arrive, something extraordinary has just turned up … Continue reading

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Moor Cash = Moor Hops

I never thought I’d say this, but Somerset is becoming a hop Mecca. The Moor Beer Company have been churning out some absolutely incredible hoppy beers for quite a while now, but it’s only recently that two of the finest … Continue reading

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