Innis & Gunn NEW Brewery Taproom : Event (Glasgow, West End)

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Innis & Gunn Brewery Taproom
44 Ashton Lane
Glasgow G12 8SJ

V: 20th June 2019. T: 0141 334 6688. W: www.innisandgunn.com


I have been to Innis & Gunn on Ashton Lane a few times, for food, drinks or both so when I got an email for an invite to their Tap Room launch I had to accept.

I have been getting in to the beer scene in a big way this year, so I was very excited to see what they have done to the place as its been a while since my last visit.

Official Opening : 21 June 2019

Looking Around

When I entered I instantly noticed a massive!! difference!! the place looked so much more modern from the last time and had a very good vibe tonight.

They have created a new Scottish soul food menu, and £5 before five lunch menus which is really good. It also has its own brew room which will be used for tastings, so this again is going to be very cool and I am sure attract a lot of people.

I actually learned tonight and its bad saying this, as it shows how much attention I payed when I visited my last times…..there are several floors in here! yip tonight I learned its not just a ground floor place, there are a few above….shame on me.

The second floor was more for eating, and again just like downstairs it had a very modern look and a really nice feel to it.

The top floor is the cocktail area, which just like the other floors has a very nice modern look.

As I said I never really knew that there were more floors here, so I cant comment on the changes made to them.

Overall

Firstly thank you for my invite tonight guys 🙂

I had a great night tonight, and really loved what changes has been made and the feel and look of each floor.

Looking around at everyone when I stopped at each level, everyone was enjoying looking around, having a nibble and having some beer.

Some little food nibbles were passed around the whole night, and the ones that I sampled were really good so I aim to go back for some food and a beer at some point.

If you have been here before or fancy checking out the new Tap Room do take a visit, you will see many good beers and have a great night.

Official Opening : 21st June 2019


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CASK Pub & Kitchen (London) : Review

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6 Charlwood Street
London SW1V 2EE, UK

V: 24th January 2019.    T:  020 7630 7225.    W: www.casklondon.com


This was my second visit to London within a few months, this visit was to see one of my favourite musicals Notre Dame de Paris.

Tonight was my first night in London, and I was meeting a friend for a chat and a few beers. Here was suggested as they do many craft beers, which is something I have been getting in to in the past year.

Looking Around

Inside was small and to be honest just looked like a pub, but I saw they did many beers and food so that was all I was looking for.

The Food…

Most of the time and we all know this, pub food is just ok nothing great but I was hungry and drinking so food was needed.

Main

Chorizo Burger £13.95
rump patty served with Spanish chorizo, mixed leaves, topped with Monterey Jack Cheese

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This was a good sized burger and portion, plus it smelled really good so it was time to dig in.

The chips were nice and crispy and didn’t need any salt.

The burger was really good, the chorizo was perfect and worked really well with the cheese etc.

Presentation : 4
Portion Size : 5
Flavour : 5
Value for Money : 5

Overall

For pub food, this was very good! and the food worked well with the beers.

The number of craft beers served here was really good, if I stayed near I would be visiting regularly to try them all out.

Review Scores – 

  • Atmosphere : 4
  • Staff : 5
  • Menu Choice : 5
  • Service : 4
  • Food : 5
  • Value for Money: 5
  • Overall : 4

Additional Details

  • Child Friendly : Yes (well behaved kids)
  • Payment : Cash & Card
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Beer Me Now: My Craft Beer Subscription Box 2 Review

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WOOOHOO another delivery and finally I have finished all the beers, so its time for a short review of this box.

Firstly a big shout out for great service and online, BeerMeNow has always replied to my posts, tweets etc which I think is great as it shows they care by taking time to be social.

I won’t go into full detail like I have with my previous Beer Me Now Review, I will keep this short and sweet.

Just like last time I didn’t drink them in any particular order, to be honest, whatever was closest to grab that night next to me.

The beers were all nice in there own way, some I liked more than others some not so much as maybe too hoppy for me or too citrusy.

My top 3 beers from this months box are :

Its great finding new beer companies, and trying all the different beers. I did notice I liked the one from Mad Squirrel last time, so this is one brewery I will keeping a watch on.

Another one on my watch list is Tiny Rebel, that was an interesting beer.

Overall :

Like I said in my first review and in this one, the service is great, they are mega social which is a massive plus as that’s what people like to see these days.

The beers are a great mix, and I can’t wait for my third box.

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