FEATURE & REVIEW: Naked Beer Co.

Brighton is, unsurprisingly, the ‘craft’ capitol of Sussex with multiple bars and pubs embracing this brave, new beer world. Cast your eye a little further along the coastline and you’ll see ever more proof of the love Sussex has for great beer. You’ll also find one of the newest additions to the scene- Naked Beer […]

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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: Churchillin’ at Welton’s

Back at the start of Spring I was lucky enough to spend an afternoon getting to know the team at Welton’s brewery in Horsham. Now, as the Autumn is pressing in, I have found my way back, spending a few hours at the brewery with Alex Welton and Wayne Frost and joined by Clive Walker […]

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BREWERY FEATURE: UBREW

There’s a new brewery hitting East London, only this one is a little different, this one requires YOU to brew the beer. In a project that brings to mind the shared olive and grape presses of Mediterranean villages, the concept of UBREW will see people coming together to use the state of the art kit and quality […]

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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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BREWERY FEATURE: SPRINGFEST 2014, KISSINGATE BREWERY

On Saturday 24th May two West Sussex breweries opened their doors to crowds of beer enthusiasts in separate events that saw beer fans seek refuge from the driving rain that sought to keep people away, but the sun fought back to shine on over those who turned out to attend Kissingate’s open day; Springfest and the Spin Up […]

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BREWERY FEATURE: A modern classic- Langham Brewery.

Conker competitions, pop-up parties, Indian headdresses and a mash tun called Martha. This is Langham Brewery and it’s a gem. On Saturday the 12th April I had the pleasure of spending an afternoon with the Langham crew- Lesley Foulkes, James Berrow and Saulo Parreira as they got the van packed up and ready for a […]

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BREWERY FEATURE: Pride ‘n Joy – Welton’s Brewery.

‘Too late, I just had the last ring doughnut!’, my greeting comes from Ray Welton; Head Brewer and main-man at Welton’s Brewery, Horsham.  It’s Friday the 14th of March 2014, one of the first sun-filled days of Spring and I’ve navigated my way to an open-fronted unit  at the back of a business park in […]

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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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