Aesthetic Atrocities From The World Of Beer. We love the stuff, but bloody hell, some brewers should be tied up in hop pockets and beaten with malt-shovels.
I don't see that these are particularly objectionable - they're quite droll in their own way.
Not so much idle as lazy: with a brewery name like Idle (and the example of the famous Idle Working Men's Club) the onus is upon them to be clever rather than obvious. What about a double IPA with C-hops called American Idle? A session beer called Idle Chatter? A Belgian-style lambic called Idle Wild? A golden ale (or an Indian-style lager) called Yellow Idle? A Weiss beer called Billy Idle? An Alt (or Kolsch) called Idle Hans? (Note to Idle Brewery - my consultancy invoice is in the post.)
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Indeed, Steve - much better.