Barstar Of The Day: Aug 25th. Alex Cox

Richard heads six degrees north, of Brussels, that is, to find Alex, who is one several people involved in this Belgian-inspired brewery in the north Scotland with bar outlets in a number of cities.

Favourite Drink: Cantillon Lou Pepe Framboise

Name: Alex Cox

Age: 21

Bar: 6° North

Background: Born in Cheltenham and raised in Stratford upon Avon. Studied at King Edward VI school in Stratford. Currently entering a final year as a brewing and distilling undergraduate at Heriot-Watt University. His hobby is brewing beer at home but as he is lactose intolerant he doesn’t get to drink all of them.

Ambition:To open his own brewery whilst completing a PhD

Favourite Drink: Cantillon Lou Pepe Framboise (It’s a raspberry Belgian beer!)