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Lancs/Merseyside/Cheshire Micros
Have any new breweries popped up that are not yet in the GBG? Which breweries in that region are worth looking out for? TIA
11 years ago 7
Arhus, Denmark
11 years ago 17
Real Ale or not
Firstly, I know the definition of real-ale. Also, I used to make my own beer and truly got into many of the techniques advocated by the late Dave Line. However at the end of the day, there is a a lot...
11 years ago 5
Harviestoun bought into independence.
according to trade paper The publican's website - - "Shareholders ensure Harviestoun Brewery keeps its independence Brewery no...
11 years ago
Uh-oh...S&N buys Caley.
from "Caledonian Brewing Company (CBC), the Deuchars brewer run by Steve Crawley, has been bought out by S&NUK for an undisclosed s...
11 years ago
GK continues to irritate
11 years ago 3
Hobgoblin: publican wanted
For some time the licensee of the Hobgoblin, Broad Street Reading has been looking for another pub. This isn't surprising: the pubco never spend tuppence on the place [1] but keeps raising the man...
11 years ago 3
I was intrigued, in Amsterdam, to see a Hoegarden truck pull up and run, a power cable and a hose into each pub to deliver beer. How does this work ? Do they refill kegs or is it dispenced from a r...
11 years ago 22
Stock trading game
Play Brokerstars A stock trading game. Real stocks, real players, fake cash.
11 years ago
Old Old Peculier
Back in the mid 1980's I was an active member of a homebrew club organized by a British ex-pat. At one meeting he brought along some "strange" UK brews, among which was a set of short fat wide-mouth 1...
11 years ago 18
Marstons buys Wychwood/Brakspear!
See Roger Protz's blog at: Roy.
11 years ago 2 FAQ
11 years ago
Manhattan Cask Ale Festival
Not strictly UK, but I'm sure it's of interest to some here. Since it's local for me, we went along to the first Manhattan Cask Ale Festival yesterday, run by a guy called Alex Hall who used to work...
11 years ago
Augustiner =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Br=E4u?=
11 years ago 8
Not too bad locally I've only seen the USA 7.% in Ross (Royal Mail) , but they'd "had a gas leak" so were unable to dispense any Hand Pumped ales; - a bit dodgy eh?
11 years ago 26