Social media can be a wonderful thing and it was via the Twitterverse I came to hear that Brew Dog were running Beer School. Most of you are aware of my love affair with Brew Dog and with places still available it was something I couldn’t pass up. £20 — 6 beers, cheese and meat platter and an evening of learning about Brew Dog and … Continue reading Beer School with Brew Dog
Rather proud of this one. Continue reading Midnight view from Vauxhall Bridge
A couple of weeks ago Whisky Squad celebrated it’s 2nd Birthday! Once again we were treated to delicious whisky chocolate cake. Oh and there was whisky too. Lots of it. In fact this tasting saw us comparing the new make (the spirit before it’s matured in wood) to the finished product. 7 whiskies and 7 new makes to compare. Here’s the evening in pictures: There … Continue reading Whisky Squad – In the Raw
A whisky fight night. Balvenie’s Sam Simmons (aka Dr Whisky) vs Simply Whisky. Now having attended a Simply Whisky event earlier this year I knew this was going to be a crazy night. I wasn’t disappointed. Arriving at the very impressive RIBA building just before 7pm, we were welcomed with a delicious Monkey Shoulder cocktail. I couldn’t tell you what was in it other than … Continue reading Danger in the Chamber
Mmnnn Beer. . Before arriving in the United Kingdom I used to drink spirits. Rum and coke to be more precise. Shortly after landing on these shores it became apparent my budget didn’t allow for copious amounts of spirits, so I turned to lager. The odd beer was consumed back in SA so it was the obvious choice. Real ale was something to be feared. … Continue reading Things I’ll miss about London #1 BEER!
Some think life is not so much a place to seek personal happiness and fulfillment, but rather a place to learn lessons and pay dues. And so it is for them. Tallyho, The Universe Continue reading Notes from the Universe
I am going to miss the spectacular sunrises when I move at the end of the month. Continue reading This morning’s sunrise