Tag Archives: Real Ale

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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Lancaster Brewery Lemon Grass (4.0%)

This beer’s pump clip caught my eye at one of my regular haunts during the beer festival they hosted last bank holiday weekend. It’s a limited edition beer the Lancaster Brewery brews exclusively for the Tales Of The Brewhouse range … Continue reading

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Three Tuns Brewery Cleric’s Cure (5%)

I often enjoy this beer from cask when visiting Shropshire so I was interested to see what it’s like out of a bottle. And I have to say it’s rather good. Cleric’s Cure is a very nice Golden Ale that … Continue reading

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Latimer Ales US Pale Ale (5%)

Latimer Ales are a new local-ish brewery to me, based just down the road in Northamptonshire, and this is the first beer I’ve had from them. US Pale Ale is brewed, as you would expect, with American hops and a … 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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