Sussex, Beer, Now – Part 3: Bottled County.

  The familiarity of that crashing clinking noise as glass bottles empty into the recycling bin must have my neighbours turning their heads. It’s so easy to buy bottled beers of a decent quality though, they’re stocked in every corner of the town, and Horsham (and indeed the rest of Sussex) is home to some […]

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REVIEW: FIREBIRD BREWING CO – FIREWEISSE

Well that’s it, England are eliminated from the World Cup and my money is on Germany to win the tournament. England may not have the footy skills to match the likes of Germany, but when it comes to brewing there is plenty of skill on offer to rival them. Take this wheat beer for example, […]

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King, Barnes and Horsham’s Brewing Heritage

Look at that. One beer shop, 3 quality breweries, and another one just off the map, not bad for a small (ish) town. It’s all the product of one large brewery’s demise. The town is my hometown of Horsham, West Sussex and the large brewery is the former King & Barnes. King & Barnes were […]

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