St. Bernardus Abt is often suggested as a substitute for Westvleteren 12. I'm doing it the other way around.
I told you that Ton Overmars has got in some Westvleteren. It's quite nice. I can pick up a bottle or two with little effort, if some expense. But he's run out of St. Bernardus Abt.
What a weird situation. Being forced to buy Westvleteren against my will.
Crisp's new malt sacks a great innovation - *Crisp Maltings have started sending out their malt in new sacks that are opened with a tear off strip*. I've been in two minds about them myself. No more...
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