Beer By The Sea – Brighton & Hove Beer Week

On Friday 24th August the inaugural Brighton & Hove Beer Week will commence, showcasing the very best of the city’s vibrant beer scene as upwards of thirty venues team up alongside some of the very best breweries from Brighton, Sussex and even further afield to celebrate across more than sixty events. There will be tours, […]

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Sussex; A Tryanuary Snapshot Part 2

The Tryanuary momentum is still going strong, and with that momentum rolling I want to keep an eye firmly fixed on Sussex and give it another push, so following in the same vein as that first snapshot, here’s Part 2 of my Sussex Tryanuary Q&A’s:

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A Sense Of Place – The Three Legs Brewing Co, East Sussex.

Words – Rach Smith | Photos – Rach Smith, Mike Smith Travelling across this small, rural county from West to East, following the path of tree-lined back roads, I was discovering parts of Sussex I’d never seen before. Under the bluest sky on the first warm weekend of spring I found myself eyeing the distinct […]

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Fresh Takes #1

Photo-staring isn’t a pastime I make a habit of but I’ve been looking at this photo more than usual. I keep going back to it. It’s not an out of the ordinary picture, it was taken by my husband, whilst sitting in the bar above the Bruges Beer Museum. That’s me and my brother in […]

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REVIEW: Brewhive

There’s a new beer brand on the block, Brewhive; a startup that’s bringing 3 new beers and a cider to the market exclusively via the company’s website and not too long ago I was given the opportunity of sampling these new brews. A box arrived with some friendly graphics printed on the side, in a […]

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FEATURE: Learn to Brew, Leeds.

A little while back I put an idea out to the good folk of Twitter, the idea being a bottle swap- 4 bottled brews from my neck of the woods, Sussex, in exchange for 4 from, well, somewhere else. The general gist was to be able to get some of my favourite local brews out […]

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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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