Great Britain Meantime brewery fresh lager....

Discussion in 'Europe' started by London1985, Mar 7, 2013.

  1. London1985

    London1985 Feb 12, 2011 United Kingdom (England)

    i usually find a lot of meantimes brews underwhelming after getting past the exquisite and classy bottle labels but i really want to try this......


    whats everyones opinions about it?
     
  2. Aye

    Aye Jul 21, 2011 United Kingdom (England)

    /thread
     
  3. CwrwAmByth

    CwrwAmByth Jan 24, 2011 United Kingdom (England)

    I've never had anything not nice from them. Not sure what "brewery fresh lager" actually would mean other than buying it like the day after it was bottled though.
     
  4. EmperorBevis

    EmperorBevis Sep 25, 2011 United Kingdom (England)

    I've not tried the London Lager I still have in built Camra prejudices against that label
    The Red Ale is very lacklustre
    The IPA is tasty if predictably grapefruit tangy
     
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  5. WhatANicePub

    WhatANicePub Jul 1, 2009 United Kingdom (Scotland)

    Never had a Meantime beer I would call bad, but never had one better than good either. I am all about fresh local beer now, so maybe the brewery freshness will give it that extra something it's lacking.
     
  6. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
    Beer Trader

    Hey, I LOVED the bottle I had. Umm...7 years ago.
     
  7. ImperialStoat

    ImperialStoat May 20, 2009 Ireland

    This.
     
  8. CwrwAmByth

    CwrwAmByth Jan 24, 2011 United Kingdom (England)

    True, but their specials are decent and interesting too. They always have a new one on in paddington station when I travel through, so they're fresh as well.
     
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