REVIEW: Buxton Axe Edge

Buxton Brewery
Axe Edge
6.8%
Buxton, Derbyshire, UK

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I was just talking about how there isn’t enough breweries in the midlands recently but thanks to a friendly man in the BrewDog BottleDog shop in Kings Cross he recommended me Buxton Brewery. There was a plethora of beers I could’ve gone for by Buxton Brewery in BottleDog (big up the wide selection of beers) but I went for a high ABV IPA, of course. Buxton is based in Burton in Derbyshire and was founded by Geoff Quinn in 2008. There are around 14 core beers and there’s a lovely tap room where you can try all the beers. Must. Go.
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REVIEW: Thornbridge Brewery Jaipur

Thornbridge Brewery
Jaipur IPA
5.9%
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

Thornbridge
Like Buxton Brewery Thornbridge is based in Derbyshire and one of the best UK breweries in the country at the moment. I wrote up a little about the history of Thornbridge here but basically the guys that now run BrewDog were once upon a time at Thornbridge. As I mention in that post Thornbridge have some fantastic beers on offer and Jaipur is one of the best.
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REVIEW: Thornbridge Brewery Wild Swan

Thornbridge Brewery
Wild Swan
3.5%
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

Thornbridge
The first ever Thornbridge beer went on sale back in 2005 so you could regard them as experts in the field of craft brewing. Interestingly the brewery was founded by BrewDog co-founder Martin Dickie, who left the Derbyshire company in 2007 to go and start BrewDog. The brewery has won over 200 awards since its inception and has a plethora of tasty and interesting beers on its roster.
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