Out and About: Leith

Being a Leith resident and a prolific beer drinker, I spend a lot of time in pubs around the area. This is a non-extensive roundup of my favourite spots for a drink and a natter, originally published on Exploredi.com 🙂 Dreadnought View this post on Instagram Small but perfectly formed. Well, a tad wonky actually…

Out and About: Birmingham

A couple of weekends ago I hitched a ride with my partner and his friends, who were all heading to UK Games Expo, down to Birmingham. I had never been to Birmingham before, or on a solo-vacation, and I’d heard that there’s great beer there. Plus I felt like I needed a bit of a…

What’s in my Glass: Marmalade on Rye DIPA, Tempest Brewing Co.

To say that this beer tastes exactly like marmalade on toast might be the most silly and obvious thing to say, but it’s the best way I can come up with to give an initial description! (Do I get extra points for having a Tempest bottle-opener *and* coaster?) Marmalade on Rye Double IPA tastes perfectly…

Out and About: Review of Nobles Bar, Leith

One of my favourite spots to enjoy a nice beer is Nobles Bar in Leith. With its quirky paintings (including a portrait of Bill Murray and one of a fat ginger cat!), its gorgeous Victorian decor, the impressive stained-glass windows, and a great selection of rotational local and world beers, it’s no surprise that it’s…