The Half Pint Gentleman

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#BadgeQuest2016 – Big Beery Night 2016

#BadgeQuest is back… 2016 and we are in the run up to 2016’s Big Beery Night. Last year was a massive success raising just under £4,000, with £292 being donated … Continue reading

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Chasing The Goose – Goose Island Block Party LDN

There are certain beers that hold this magical desire around them, Westvleteren, The Bruery’s Black Tuesday, Magic Rocks Unhuman Cannonball and for me Goose Island’s Bourbon County, it is that … Continue reading

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Drinking Cheru Kol

You can read all about the brew day here, but this post is the tasting of the beer we brewed and some new beers from Elephant School Brewing Co and … Continue reading

October 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Visiting Sambrook’s Brewery, Battersea London

Trying to put a plan together at the Great British Beer Festival can be difficult, so many beers so little time. But Duncan Sambrook and his drinking buddies had a … Continue reading

October 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Magic Rock Dark Arts Jerk BBQ Chicken

I can actually remember the first time I had jerk chicken, I was in my mate Gav’s kitchen in my early years of college, I can still remember the dry … Continue reading

September 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Elephant School x Solvay Society x Half Pint Gent – The Inverted Abbey Series

It’s the hottest day of the year, it is a good 33 degrees outside in the Brentwood country side, Ethan Kannor, Roman Hochuli and I are standing directly beneath a … Continue reading

September 5, 2016 · 2 Comments

Round Tower Brewery x Pastasciutta -Bacon & Mushroom Chelmsford Pasta

The dish that I made here is a real Chelmsford collaboration, the beer is from Chelmsford microbrewery Round Tower Brewery and the fresh pasta I bought is from the excellent … Continue reading

September 1, 2016 · Leave a comment