Going With The Grain – The Rise Of The Bread Beer.

“Every loaf of bread is a tragic story of grains that could’ve become beer.” You’ve seen that quote before, scrawled on to pub chalkboards or emblazoned on t-shirts, and there’s nothing wrong with a bit of beer based wit but this quote could be considered an outdated one. Thing is, there’s a new breed of […]

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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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Brewers of the Past: Swallow Brewery, Arundel

My interest in the long defunct Swallow Brewery of Arundel started when I discovered some old invoices of theirs on that popular auction site. Scrolling through the listings I came to a halt when I saw that these old-time papers were local history. Arundel is just 20 miles away from my hometown, Horsham, a real […]

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