Category: beer

Laura Hadland and Gillian Hough of the British Guild of Beer Writers

CAMRA Good Beer Guide

The latest edition of the Good Beer Guide was launched yesterday. I managed to head over to both the East and West Midlands’ launch events, thanks to a quick hop...

big drop brewing low alcohol lager can

Back to Big Drop Brewing

I wrote about Big Drop Brewing back in April when I was pregnant. Now I have no ‘need’ to drink alcohol free beer, but I’m finding it remains a handy...

King prawns

The Tree, Leicester

The Orange Tree is dead, long live The Tree! One of my longest standing watering holes closed its doors recently, and has undergone a refurbishment under new owners. The Tree...

Amazing burger

The Geese & Fountain

It’s more than two years since I last wrote about the Geese & Fountain in Croxton Kerrial. However, on reflection, it seems we behaved precisely the same on this visit...

The Great British Beer Festival 2019

Diversity at GBBF

“Diversity has defined this year’s festival” GBBF 2019 These were the words of Catherine Tonry, organiser of the Great British Beer Festival 2019. Held at the gigantic Olympia, London, the...