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Wetherspoons Spring Real Ale Festival

The Wetherspoons Real Ale festival is here again with 50 ales over the weeks from 14th March to 1st of April. The beers presented are from a wide range of breweries, and cover most styles. There should be something for … Continue reading

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Beer Tasting: Your first beer festival pt.1 – Preparation

A beer festival is the ideal oportunity to try a whole range of beers which might not otherwise be available or which you might not normally consider. In this article I will give you some tips on selecting a beer … Continue reading

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The Beer of the Weekend: Hook Norton Old Hooky

This week for Beer of the Weekend we turn to the traditional bitter by Hook Norton brewery, Old Hooky

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Beer Tasting: Tasting and describing your beer

In this article we will look at tasting and describing your beer, these are skills which will help in your quest to find your next “best beer” and will prove invaluable when you are tasting beers with a group or … Continue reading

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Beer Tasting: How to tell what beer you like

Often people ask me how they can tell what beer they really like, amongst these are the safe drinkers who always return to their “favourite” beer, because they know they like it and also those who simply don’t know what … Continue reading

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