East End Grubcrawl Our Beer Man’s Verdict   Work regularly takes me to the East End of Glasgow and I was keen to introduce Blythe to its charms, so we scheduled a grub / pub crawl along Duke Street. First was Drygate. Although I loved it when it first opened, it hasn’t had the impact …

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The Hanover Tap Our Beer Man’s Verdict I get the feeling the Hanover Tap – previously the Jekyll & Hyde – has been open for a while.Exterior However, it only registered with me recently when they were promoting a week-long tap takeover from Fierce. I like the Aberdeen-based brewery – its beers are always worth …

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Beer Times in Brussels I had a brief stay in Brussels a couple of years ago and I’d been underwhelmed. This was mainly because my tried and tested method of aimless wandering did not return its usual gold. Orval cheese This time I had things much more structured once I’d mentioned I was in town …

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Crosstown

Crosstown Our Beer Man’s Verdict The old Lock 25 – in Fountainbridge – was never a pub I visited when it was open.Exterior An issue with that part of town – as highlighted in our review of the Beer Kitchen – is that it has a couple of genuine destination beer venues in the Hanging …

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Steel Coulson

Steel Coulson The Steel Coulson has now opened in Leith, taking over the site on Henderson Street which was occupied without much obvious success by the Flying Dog.Door It’s a curious and romantic proposition. The name apparently revives a long-dormant brewing name in Edinburgh, and the enterprise seems to have been established because Bristol-based Dawkins …

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