Pub Chains of the UK: A Quick Guide

In an ideal world, every single pub in the UK would be a thriving independently owned business putting money back in the communities that use them. However, we definitely don’t live in one of those. So unfortunately, many a local boozer has been bought up… Read More

The World’s Best-Selling Beers

If you know about beer, you’d know that any big-sellers list will probably be dominated by one or two giant mega-breweries. Although not involved with every beer on this list, the name Anheuser Busch InBev pops up almost everywhere in the story of the global… Read More

Beer Festivals of Europe

Of course, Germany’s Oktoberfest is the undisputed king of beer festivals. But being so well known, it gets busy too – with over six million people flocking into Munich every year. So how about something a little more low-key? We researched a few of Europe’s… Read More

Rarest Beers from Around the World

You may think that your local off-licence stocking a the latest Brewdog creation is a rare occurrence. But that’s nothing on some of these ridiculously rare beers. From secluded Belgian monasteries to hops actually brewed in space, grab yourself a (probably less prestigious) bottle and… Read More

The Newer Drinks of the Breweries

The Breweries had to evolve over time, with changing market conditions and tastes. The growth of competition has resulted in many of the smaller operations being brought down and purchased by the larger and more successful companies. This has meant that in order to remain… Read More

Cuisine and the Breweries

When trying to describe the relationship between the breweries and cuisine, it is not right to simply identify the nuts and crisps that are sold behind the counter. Neither does it cover the meals that are sold in pub kitchens at various times during the… Read More