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Theresianer Pale Ale

Another Italian beer, and one I’d had before, with an altogether brilliant dinner at La Casa here in town, a while back. It’s an appealing bright orangey colour, and definitely has appropriately citrussy twangs in the nose and the taste. … Continue reading

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Birra Moretti ‘La Rossa’, again

We were out for a surprise birthday dinner for Robyn’s 30th, where I got to play beer nerd / consultant, and couldn’t resist another La Rossa — especially since they had the cute little glass. Afterthoughts, February 2011: This was … Continue reading

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Birra Moretti ‘La Rossa’

This was one of the original beers in the famous chilly bin that George gave me. I remember being hugely impressed, and so leapt at a recent chance for another. It’s a gorgeously-coloured strong Italian(!) doppelbock. It’s a sweet, caramelly, … Continue reading

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Birra Moretti ‘La Rossa’

I’ve gone back to this one a few times, and it’s still an enduring favourite. Verbatim: La Rossa. Birra Moretti. 330ml, $?, at home, 7.2% 7/3/04. Rich brown-red color. Smells dark, almost chocolately. Tingly on my tongue. Very tasty. Round, … Continue reading

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