All posts by Matt Smith

Beers We'd Love to Drink But Can't

Beers We’d Love to Drink But Can’t

Finally! After several tear-fuelled phone calls and an ill-advised trip to Watford with a boombox in hand. I have managed to secure the podcasting services of Mr Todd Davies. In this week’s podcast we discuss beers we’d love to drink but can’t. The sound quality is not amazing. This is thanks to the social distancing […]

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Why are pubs opening before gyms

Why are Pubs Opening Before Gyms?

My website is named Beer n Biceps, and that is the name of the podcast that I run. The idea behind the podcast/website was to teach people how to drink good beer while leading a healthy life and losing weight. So, I feel uniquely placed to answer the question “Why are pubs opening before gyms?”. […]

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Personal Training and Boxing. A Good Mix?

As a qualified personal trainer and qualified Boxercise coach (don’t laugh, it’s a real qualification) I feel perfectly placed to discuss whether personal training and boxing is a good mix or not. Which is why I have dedicated a podcast to that very subject. Personal Training and Boxing Boxercise is a very underrated qualification in […]

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Are Meal Replacement Shakes a Good Idea?

Are Meal Replacement Shakes a Good Idea?

In this podcast, I attempt to answer the question “are meal replacement shakes a good idea?”. It’s quite a controversial topic and one that often leads to arguments. So, of course, I immediately decided to hump in with both feet. Are Meal Replacement Shakes a Good Idea? Yes, meal replacement shakes can be a good […]

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History of Beer: From Ancient Times to Today

Through my articles on beer in different countries (such as Portugal, Poland, Mexico, Turkey, Cyprus, Germany, and Japan) and my article on the oldest pub in the world, I have come to learn a lot about the history of beer. I thought it would be fun to look at the history of beer on a […]

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What beer to drink in Germany

What Beer to Drink in Germany: A Complete Guide

Finding what beer to drink in Germany is a very simple process. Find the nearest place that sells beer, and then drink it! You are pretty much guaranteed a good product. In this article, I will help you discover which beer you should be drinking while visiting the Mecca of beer drinkers. Germany. There are […]

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What Beer Goes With Cheese? A Complete Guide

Wine and cheese is such a classic combination that it is almost always the go-to food and drink combination when entertaining. But in many countries, beer and cheese is just as popular. Considering the much larger variety of flavours available with beer this makes a lot of sense. In this article, I am going to […]

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What Beer to Drink in London: A Complete Guide

While I now live in Nottingham, I spent the first 30 years of my life living in London. Thanks to my love of beer, I would now consider myself something of an expert in the beer culture of this great city. So I thought I would help you to decide what beer to drink in […]

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what beer goes with steak

What Beer Goes With Steak? A Complete Guide

Many people agonise over what meal they would have as their last if they were on death row. Not me! It would be steak every time. It is my favourite meal, it is the one I will always ask for if given the chance. As you can imagine, I am also a pretty big fan […]

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Does drinking beer prevent you from building muscle

Does Drinking Beer Prevent You From Building Muscle?

Most men want to build muscle, most men also enjoy drinking beer. But does drinking beer prevent you from building muscle? In this article, I will take a look at the research in a bid to find out exactly what happens. As part of a balanced diet, and in moderation, beer does not prevent you […]

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