Beer Reviews Orkney Brewery the Raven Ale

We went to our local beer festival in the early spring this year. I was really looking forward to it because it is always a good chance for me to try out some beers that I wouldn’t normally come across. This year’s selection came predominantly…

A look at the Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony

Drinking coffee in Ethiopia is not a small thing. It is something to be cherished, a time to sit down and relax. They love their coffee, and they also love their way of preparing it. It is a whole ceremony, which they enjoy sharing with…

Beer Reviews Black Sheep Brewery Black Sheep

It seems a long time ago now when I was first handed a glass of dark beer in a beer festival in Lincoln by a friend who was trying to persuade me into the virtues of real ale . The dark beer was Theaksons Old…

Beer Reviews Belhaven 90 Shilling

Belhaven Brewery is situated on the banks of the Firth of Forth in the Royal Burgh of Dunbar – 30 miles or so east of Edinburgh. Originally founded by Benedictine monks around 1415, the present brewery was built in 1719. It’s the largest regional (and…