Friday, 31 July 2009

Great British Pub Awards 2009

The Morning Advertiser has announced the Regional Category Winners of the Great British Pub Awards.

These awards are designed to specifically reward the licensee for their hard work, dedication and entrepreneurial skills.

Best Cask Beer Pub, Best Community Pub, Best Freehouse & Best Cellar are some of the thirteen categories up for grabs

Great British Pub Awards: winners shortlist here

Thursday, 30 July 2009

A pint for the fella and a white wine or fruit-based drink for the lady?

Here one woman discovers the delights of beer

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Win tickets to the Great British Beer Festival 2009

The Great British Beer Festival is a 5-day celebration of beer and brewing, staffed by over 1,000 volunteers. Join CAMRA at Earls Court for an event where variety and choice abounds.

Win tickets to the GBBF Here

Wednesday, 29 July 2009

Wye Valley’s Morgan Ale

Wye Valley Brewery and Morgan Cars are joining forces to celebrate 100 years of Morgan.

The 4.4% abv Morgan Centenary Ale is the second beer that Wye Valley Brewery has brewed in association with Morgan, as both have a link with the town of Stoke Lacy.

Morgan Centenary Ale will be available in cask throughout August. It is described by head brewer Jimmy Swan as “a chestnut coloured ale, with a nutty, biscuity flavour and crisp hop character”.

Nice beer and sports cars.... What a great combination

Tuesday, 28 July 2009

Row Brewing Over Britain's Strongest Beer

Scottish Brewery BrewDog have launched Britain's strongest ale - Tokyo at 18.2%. This has led to health campaigners calling for a review of the alcohol industry.

An alcohol content of 18.2% means that a single pint would contain 12 units, equivalent to a full bottle of wine.

Read full article from Sky News

Monday, 27 July 2009

Ascot Brewery

We have just added Ascot Brewery to our database

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Sunday, 26 July 2009

Bower Beer Fest

Last weekend we visited Bower Beer Fest in Hall Bower, Huddersfield

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Friday, 24 July 2009

The Publican - Home - CAMRA attacks

The Publican - Home - CAMRA attacks "unfair" beer tie prices in OFT complaint

It's about time CAMRA did this... Why have they had this ability and left it all this time to use it????

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Tuesday, 14 July 2009

Spitting Feathers Brewery

We've just added Spitting Feathers Brewery to our ever growing database of real ale breweries
They brew beers like these..

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Friday, 3 July 2009

Nant Brewery

We've just added Nant Brewery to our database

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Wednesday, 1 July 2009

We've just had some beermats delivered from the printers. What do you think?