Category Archives: CAMRA

Beer? In A Can? In Wetherspoons?

Yes. Beer in a can in Wetherspoons. And not just any old beer either. American “Craft” beer in cans from Sixpoint Brewery of Brooklyn. I’d not been into a Wetherspoons for at least a year until the morning after the … Continue reading

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Case Study: The Campaign For Really Good Beer

This essay is an extract from a Masters thesis that investigates Voluntary Cultural Organisations, how they grow and how they work in the real world. The full thesis included a section on The Quilters’ Guild Of The British Isles, but … Continue reading

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Harbour Brewing Co. India Brown Ale (4.9%)

What a lovely juicy floral smell this has. My first taste of Harbour’s beer and it makes me want more. This is a well hopped Brown Ale that pours a lovely mahogany red with a good fluffy head. There’s a … Continue reading

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Jarrow Brewery Rivet Catcher (4%)

Before I tell you about how this beer tastes I need to say something. It’s something that might bring out the trolls, but I need to say it. In what way is this bottle of beer “Real Ale” other than … Continue reading

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Make Mine A Keg: Trade Day At The Great British Beer Festival 2013

How very genteel Trade Day is. No elbowing my way through bustling, hustling crowds fighting to get served, instead my day was spent with a couple of old mates bumping into friends as we wandered slowly around Olympia grabbing beers … Continue reading

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