10 whiskies in 3 hours while trying to say hello to most of the people at the event and take notes isn't as easy as you might think.
That said I no longer expect sympathy about any part of my 'awful' job :)
A question in case any bearded veterans of the GBBF see this - does anyone remember which year they first had the New England Beer festival/American bar at the GBBF and which Dogfish Head IPA they had one? My brain tells me things that I'm not sure are true...
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Festive prize draw every day with TWE's Fine Spirits and Whisky Advent C...
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Some thoughts on Birra del Borgo and Dogfish Head's collaborative brew, My Antonia.
Sullivans Cove Double Cask and American Oak - Billy's Booze Blog
A pair of whiskies from Hobart's Sullivans Cove - the flagship Double Cask and 'Best Whisky in the World' American Cask
Isle of Arran 18th Birthday Tasting - The Whisky Exchange Whisky Blog
Enrico tells us about our recent tasting at TWE Vinopolis, celebrating the Isle of Arran Distillery's 18th birthday.
Pilsner Urquell: Filtered and Unfiltered - #EBBC13
Head to head - the regular Pilsner Urquell and its unrefined, unfiltered, no-CO2-added brother, poured from a wooden cask.
Black Tot Day Rums : Buy Online - The Whisky Exchange
Dark rum and Navy rum for Black Tot Day: July 31st. Drink some grog and celebrate Naval tradition on 31st July this year.
Great British Beer Festival vs London Craft Beer Festival
A tale of two beer festivals.
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After a recent beer obsession, a cocktail to end/start the week - The Churchill. Sweet vermouth and citrus?
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Some tasting notes for Brodie's London Fields Pale Ale, tasted at the Epping and Ongar Railway real ale weekend. I quite like trains.
A.E.Dor 8 y.o. VSOP Grande Champagne Cognac - Buy online Vintage Cognac,...
Floral tones with a light but charming style. It is a blend of several different cognacs all of the same age. This is a cognac which we have
Reeps One, Beardyman and MC Zani beatbox for cancer
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 Work. In 1669 Sylvius founded the first academic chemical laboratory. For this reason, the building in which much of the Leiden Unive