Open Day at the King’s Brew House

Saturday 20th saw a mass of local beer fans gather outside the home of King Beer for the annual shindig that is the King’s Open Day, an event to mark this season’s release of the award winning brews that are Kings Old Ale and Black Symphony, both of which were tasting on top form. Northern […]

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BREWERY FEATURE: Kings of Botanicals

It seems 2014 could easily be known as the Year of the Can, with multiple breweries focusing on releasing their beers in ‘nano kegs’ to much applause from beer drinkers, to the point where #summerofcans should probably be entered into the Oxford Dictionary.  It’s all been very exciting with the likes of Beavertown’s cans causing […]

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The Kings Evolution- 6 Months On

King Beer re-branded back in September 2013, so how’s it all coming along? Six months ago I was invited along to the brewery of what was then known as WJ King. They were getting ready for their open day where they were to reveal their new branding as King Beer. A handful of us bloggers […]

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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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