Tag Archives: Dark Beer

My Top 15 Travel Pleasures – 6 to 4

6. Stumbling Across Something Great But Unexpected This can be a sporting occasion (European cup match in Budapest), a celebration (Armenian Independence Day in Yerevan) or a momentous event (being in Beirut on the day Israel pulled out of Lebanon for the last time).   My favourite however was the time my mate and I […]

Dark Beer In Eastern Europe

A feature of my regular travels in Eastern Europe with my buddy Hamish is to hunt out the local dark brew, infinitely preferable to the gassy blonde variety. In my forthcoming book I rate twenty-two different dark beers, with an undisputed number one amongst them regaled within my musings. The darker beers tend to be stronger […]