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1,001 Beers You Must Try Before You Die: Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout

rarara Rasputin Russia’s greatest love machine, he drank it all The next beer on the quest to have 1001 different and awesome beers is the North Coast Brewing Company’s Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout. It is a big black 9 % stout that has been rated as  .It has a solid mocha looking head which hangs […]

1,001 Beers You Must Try Before You Die: Samuel Smith’s Nut Brown Ale

Hey Guys, ANZAC day means remembering the sacrifice that young Australians made in service to their country. Since becoming more acquainted with the military I have learnt more about the respect but also that drinking with your friends is part of mateship and with that I present a special second blog post for ANZAC day 2012, a beer […]

Gulf Brewery Review

Last week I went to visit the cellar door of Gulf Brewing Company in Hahndorf. The cellar door is wonderful and open to the air which is great in the warm weather and sunshine.  The Gulf Brewery is the child of former homebrewer Paul and his wife. They make a big range of beers which are generally in the […]

1,001 Beers You Must Try Before You Die: Turbodog

TURBO DOG No we are not talking about animated dogs who race cars rather today I writing about a beer south of the Mason Dixon line in the U.S. of A. Abita’s Turbodog. My 6 pack of the dark dog came from a considerate brother after he spent time in New Orleans a while back. […]

1001 beers to try before you die: Theakston’s Old Peculier

Hey guys, After a bit of a break I am back to talk about another beer from the grand book of 1,001 Beers You Must Try Before You Die. Today’s review is from the UK and is Theakston’s Old Peculier. This beer, at least in Australia comes in bottles of the 500 ml description only […]

1,001 Beers to try before you die. The first tasting.

On a weekend in a wonderful beer kingdom some of the Hit Hop readers got together to taste some of the 1001 beers to try before you die. The beers on offer were 1) Cascade First Harvest Ale 2) Estrella Damm Inedit 3) Sierra Nevada Kellerweis Hefeweizen 4) Chimay Grande Reserve 5) Weihenstephaner Pilsner 6) Dos […]