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Proof

Submitted by DM on Sat, 27/12/2008 - 16:33

Proof was a term used to describe the alcohol content of a drink - historically rum.   To make sure that spirits were not watered down between producer & consumer, a little could be t

Mild Ale

Submitted by DM on Sun, 04/05/2008 - 18:55

Mild ale is presicely that; ale which is less bitter - milder - that a pint of bitter.   It isn't necessarily dark, sweet, low strength or having no hop character but more often than not