new belgian: Viven

An American IPA from Belgium?

sit back, hold on to your pants, and wait for this stunner to come in from Belgium.   Not a American/Belgian yeast hybrid. This is a true IPA, packed with bags and bags of Amarillo  loveliness.

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Mr Garrett Oliver

We have, friends included, consumed a number of beers that Garrett has had influence on, so far they are pretty  good.

so far:

Thornbridge Alliance
Thornbridge PX  Barrel Aged Alliance
Kelham Island Smoked Porter
Schneider – Brooklyner Schneider & Schneider Brooklyner
Brooklyn Black Chocolate

nice work Mr Oliver.  and a very nice chap he is too.



and if your one of those that doesn’t own his book – go and get it now!