The Half Pint Gentleman

Keeping it real … Real Ale

Celebrating 5 Years of Nicholson’s Pale Ale

This year marks the 5th anniversary of the of Nicholson’s Pub chain permanent flagship beer Nicholson’s Pale Ale, brewed by St Austell Brewery, To celebrate the occasion St Austell have … Continue reading

May 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

St Austell Small Batch Brews Series

Beers like Proper Job and Tribute brewed by Cornwall based family owned brewery St Austell are beers that guided me through my early years of exploring different beers. Many a … Continue reading

April 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Pistonhead Full Amber & Flat Tire

Pistonhead Kustom Lager has been around for a while, it has been on the shelves of our supermarkets for a couple of years and if I am to be honest … Continue reading

February 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Chilling with Two Bottles of Solvay Society

It’s Christmas eve and I have been busy hosting some friends and family over ours for lunch, after spending most the day on my feet I have just sat down … Continue reading

December 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

Around the World in 7 Gifts

Firstly, I must say that my friends are the bollox! If it wasn’t for them then todays Beer Blogging Advent post wouldn’t be happening. Being the beer geek that I … Continue reading

December 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ridgeway of Oxfordshire Imperial Red Ale 10%

I’ve not put loads of massive thought into my 12 beers of Christmas this year, I know there is 12 in my “cellar” under the stairs but I think I … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Back to Beer52

Damn life getting in the way of a good beer! Last November I finally made the big leap into home ownership with my girlfriend, after what seemed likes years of … Continue reading

December 17, 2016 · 1 Comment