Monthly Archives: September 2015

ARENDNEST AMSTERDAM

ARENDNEST MEANS EAGLES NEST.CRAFT-BEER BAR I had written this post off line on the plane but word press decided that it wasn’t going to store in draft form so here I go again I went to a craft beer bar … Continue reading

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SERIOUSLY GRUMPY

DRAFTED GONE AND FORGOTTEN I had a post all worked out in what I thought was draft form written out on the plane, all nice and set out about my visit to one of the craft beer bars in Amsterdam, … Continue reading

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HEINEKEN EXPLAINED

I was having lunch at a Heineken  Cafe, today, why? well it was about to pour and was near the trams, any way before that I heard a tour guide say that this brewery I am sitting at now couldn’t open … Continue reading

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CRAFT BEER BAR AMSTERDAM

BEER TEMPLE CRAFT BEER BAR AMSTRDAM Waited until two o’clock for my first beer of the day wwhen the bar opened. This bar has 35 beers on tap and up to two hundred bottled beer and specialises in American beers, ther is apparently … Continue reading

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TWO BEERS IN AMSTERDAM FIRST NIGHT

BRAND? AFFLIGEM BLONDE AND MISINFORMATION After a rather harrowing bus trip to here which is full of either Scots or Americans (soccer night for some) I only had two beers with dinner today, I went to a place called Rancho … Continue reading

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3 GHENT BARS

LAST BEERS IN GHENT This is my last day in Ghent and I have tried to be a it restrained in the beer drinking, but the days are long and the walking on cobbles hard. Around lunch time I went … Continue reading

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BAR DULLE GRIET GHENT

FIVE BEERS AT DULLE GRIET There is supposed to 350 different beers in bottles as well as eight or ten taps. I tried a draught dulle Griet the house beer the bar is named after, a 5.8% Blond,  Vicaris 5 … Continue reading

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ON TO COLOGNE FOR KOLSCH

COLOGNE KOLSCH Leave Mainz for Cologne today, midday bus, so am stuck in Hotel room with a nanny net wi fi, won’t let me open anything beer related. I have been to a couple of breweries, had a few beers … Continue reading

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BEER IN BELGIUM AND FRANCE

PHOTOS Some random photos of some beers of the last couple of days here in France and earlier in Belgium. WordPress is just being to hard to use the way  want and makes me log in four or five times … Continue reading

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GALOUISE, DUVAL, AND CHIMAY

After a fairly chilly ride from Diekrisch , Luxemberg to Dinant, Belgium through some very pretty countryside and towns and villages. The towns gradually changing from extremely neat German, noticeably different but still neat Luxemberg to the older less ordered … Continue reading

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