Tag - Punk IPA

Saturday Kitchen 04/02/2012

So, Saturday kitchen, still no mention of beer with food… Here’s the idea, every week we’ll put together the list of dishes cooked on the show & match a beer with each. Simple. Sardinian fregola with seafood They say: Les Pierblancs Sauvignon Blanc 2010, France, Marks & Spencer £8.99 We say: St Peter’s Ruby Red Ale, 500ml, Tesco £1.99 A tawny red ale with subtle malt undertones and a distinctive spicy hop aroma from Cascade hops. Chicken pad thai They say: Yali Winemaker’s Selection Merlot Rose, Chile, Majestic £7.49 We say: BrewDog Punk IPA, 300ml, Sainsbury £1.49 Light golden in colour with tropical fruits and light caramel on [...]

5am saint v punk ipa

BrewDog: 5am Saint v Punk IPA

I can’t remember ever having a bottle of BrewDog beer! I’ve had the odd Trashy Blonde when I’ve seen it at beer festivals or in the pub and I’ve put some bottles in the prizes we’ve sent out in our search for Britain’s Best Beer but I’ve never sat and had a bottle, at home, for myself. This is the reason I have chosen two BrewDog beers for this, the first of what may be a series of Brewery Bottle Taste-Offs…. 5am Saint – described as an ‘iconclastic amber ale’ V Punk IPA – apparently a ‘post modern classic pale ale’ For those reading [...]