Tag Archives: CAMRA

My Life in Beer

It strikes me that, over the years, I have had an attitude to beer that may well have reflected the expected maturity curve – without ever drinking lager – but which has taken a slightly anarchistic tangential deflection of late. … Continue reading

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I Found That Essence Rare: Brewing’s Newest Wave

Something is definitely happening in the UK. Something significant has changed in the last six months or so. This is how I see it. Over the last few years we’ve had a huge growth in micro breweries in the UK … Continue reading

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The Chiltern Brewery Ruby Anniversary Ale (7.2%)

This is a strong ruby beer brewed to celebrate forty years, next year, of CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide. Whatever my feelings about CAMRA these days, or my thoughts on calling their book the Good Beer Guide when it misses out … Continue reading

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A Week Of Beer In Norfolk

This last week I’ve spent in a caravan in the tiny village of West Runton in Norfolk. It’s the place that my wife’s family has been going on holiday to ever since they were children and the place that her … Continue reading

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Flat Cap Beers Ted (5%) And The Rise And Fall Of The “C” Word

Many of you will have already read Zak Avery’s article on this beer. If you’ve not then I suggest that you do so as, while commenting on this particular beer, Zak opens up a dialogue about Craft beer in general … Continue reading

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