Category Archives: Beer Events

Abbeydale Brewery Huckster Cryo (6%)

Brewed in collaboration with Peddler, Huckster Cryo is a superb NEIPA, crisp and dry and sharp. It pours a very pale straw colour and smells of pineapple chunks and apricots, and I also found a rich Weetabix aroma, but only … Continue reading

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Wild Card Brewery Unite Tribute IPA (5.4%)

Brewed on International Women’s Day as part of the IWCBD, an initiative that is trying to help more women get into the brewing industry, this is a very good, if rather subtle IPA. It pours a hazy gold and smells … Continue reading

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CAMRGB End Of Year Report 2019

Hey gang. I apologise in advance if this year’s report is barely to do with beer. I also apologise for not doing a CAMRGB Beer Of The Year for 2019. The thing is, to misquote The Queen of some years … Continue reading

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#WMCBF: Discovering the Midlands

What began as a crisp, cold but sunny morning quickly turned grey as my train departed Leicester station and I made the short journey to Coventry for this year’s West Midlands Craft Beer Festival. The event, organised by and hosted … Continue reading

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Round Corner Brewing: Painting The Town Red

Nestled in the heart of Melton Mowbray’s rather large market area, Round Corner Brewing is a new brewery making some rather good beer in a very well laid out brewery and Tap Room. Only established a few months ago, the … Continue reading

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