Bar & Restaurant Review: Wild Beer Co. at Wapping Wharf

Wild Beer at Wapping Wharf, Units 6-8 Gaol Ferry Steps Bristol BS1 5WE 01172395693. Meal for two (with drinks): £45 Bristol has always been one of my favourite places in the UK. I hold fond memories of the city from my university days, in which we would often take the train from Exeter and embark … Continue reading Bar & Restaurant Review: Wild Beer Co. at Wapping Wharf

Recipe: Beer Bolognese with Anspach & Hobday’s ‘The Smoked Brown’

Let's face it; Spaghetti Bolognese is pretty much everyone's favourite comfort food ever. Mums across the land have fallen back on this tried and tested recipe for generations, a crowd pleaser for any occasion, simple enough to cook and bursting with rich, meaty flavour. There have been many different variations on the Italian-classic, some more … Continue reading Recipe: Beer Bolognese with Anspach & Hobday’s ‘The Smoked Brown’

Ich bin ein Berliner (Weisse) – A beery tour of Germany’s capital

Bleary-eyed and barely recovered from post-Glastonbury flu, I find myself in the departures room at Gatwick South Terminal at half five on a Thursday morning. In a bout of spontaneity a month earlier, I had booked flights to visit an old university friend in Berlin; not even bothering to consider the implications of needing to … Continue reading Ich bin ein Berliner (Weisse) – A beery tour of Germany’s capital