Monthly Archives: October 2011

#7POINT5: An Evening Of Beer

Last night was #7POINT5 night. The plan was for everyone who wanted to be involved to drink a beer of 7.5% or higher at 7:30pm GMT. To be honest, after coming up with the hair-brained scheme on a whim last … Continue reading

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@Ghostdrinker’s Poltergeist (6.66%)

We were teased on twitter by images of beautifully designed bottle labels. There was talk in hushed tones that the blogging ghoul was making a beer. Photos of actual bottles of this spectral brew started appearing. And then, one evening … Continue reading

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Sharps @ The Eden Project

I spent a week in Cornwall a fortnight ago and whilst I didn’t have much chance to sample many local brews I did come across a real ale bar whilst visiting the Eden Project selling beers from the Sharps Brewery. Since the … Continue reading

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East Beds Beer Festival

CAMRA turned 40 in September this year and this notable anniversary was met with events celebrating this fact up and down the breadth of the country. Actually that wasn’t the case and only two branches to my knowledge organised something … Continue reading

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Black Hen Brewery: A Lesson In Making Big Things From Little Things

Since starting CAMRGB I’ve met lots and lots of beer people. Almost to a man (and woman) they’ve been friendly, nice, interesting, witty and more than slightly obsessive. Many of them make their own beer at home – Something I’ve … Continue reading

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