The world is a pretty weird place. Someone asked the other day if we were working from home or living at work? With the inability to go down to the local for a couple of beers with colleagues after work this means the pub is now also at home. Dial into the Zoom call for
The Saggy Stone Brewer’s Small Batch Series has been something we have enjoyed since the start. So much so that Batch #002, the Weizenbock, was part of our recommended Christmas 6-pack back in 2018. It’s good. So when Liam Mc Elhinney drops a line and says there is a new one we can’t help but
Unlike so many of the beers from this particular brewery that we have featured, there is a not insignificant quantity of this beer still available. Afro Caribbean Agent Hillary Rye IPA is a fantastic beer and we’re glad that we not only get to feature it this week but that you can order the beer
Welcome back to the Friday Beer. Over time we have tried, mostly unsuccessfully, to improve various aspects of Barley&Hops. You only learn by doing and it’s totally okay to fail from time-to-time. This weeks brewery has made a change that we’re pretty sure will stand the test of time. It’s Jack Black’s Cape Pale Ale
We can’t be the only ones who spent the weekend ahead of Level 3 perusing the various breweries online. We’ve also been feeling the pressure to reinvigorate the Friday Beer series after having gone into hibernation for the last couple of months. We’re really sorry about that by the way. But we’re back and on
It’s been a pretty chilly week around South Africa. Apparently even Durban temperatures dropped to a frosty 24C with complaints that they have experienced their first winter. We’re not convinced. With temperatures up for the weekend we thought the Franschhoek Beer Co Orange Pale Ale might hit the tune we’re looking for. We’re not going to
We’re particularly excited about this weeks Friday Beer. Not just because we haven’t had a chance to try it but because Little Wolf craft brewery has joined Barley&Hops and we will have their merchandise soon available in the shop. Now, that’s worth having a beer. And with that, the beer, The Little Wolf Lemon Geranium Saison.
We’re back! And we’re back with another beer from the scallywags at Drifter Brewing Co (see their other Friday Beers here). They spent some time in Port Elizabeth with their mates over at Richmond Hill Brewing Co brewing up a storm. Their efforts resulted in this weeks Friday Beer, the Drifter Brewing Richmond Hill Pineapple-Infused Session