Women and beer event coming to Liverpool

The women and beer group, Dea Latis, is holding a beer and food tasting evening at The Old Blind School on Hardman Street, Liverpool, on Thursday, April 13, from 7.30pm. Led by the award-winning beer sommelier and beer training expert, Annabel Smith, guests will enjoy...

Stellar line-up for Leeds’ Hop City festival

x This Easter, Leeds’ Northern Monk Brew Co will be welcoming some of the greatest and most cutting-edge breweries for a celebration of hops. Hop City is sponsored by US hop-growing collective Yakima Chief, and is being produced in association with Leeds Beer Week and...

St Patrick’s launch for Porterhouse beers

In celebration of 21 years since opening Ireland’s first brewpub, The Porterhouse Brewing Company is introducing its range of craft beers to the UK, just in time for St Patrick’s Day. Headlining the launch will be its Porterhouse Oyster Stout, Porterhouse Plain...

Yorkshire garden and brewery to open for charity

A popular East Yorkshire Yellow Book garden that is home to an award-winning brewery is opening for charity on June 3 and 4. The opening of the Wold Newton, Driffield garden, Hunmanby Grange, coincides with the annual open weekend for Wold Top Brewery and the National...

Stewart Brewing announces Edinburgh Beer Festival

Stewart Brewing, has announced the return of its annual Edinburgh Beer Festival, on Saturday, May 13. The one-day event at Stewart Brewing will be the biggest yet, with more than 40 craft beers, including favourites such as Radical Road, Jack Back, Hollyrood and...

Preview: Driftwood Spars Beer Festival

Driftwood Spars’ first beer festival of the year — The Dark, The Light and The Saison — opens on Friday (March 17) for three days. There will be a showcase of ten cask ales never seen before in Cornwall, from around Devon and Somerset, as well as a selection of...

London Beer Week: the events guide

Now in its third year, there are more ways than ever to get involved in London Beer Week, which hits the capital from Monday (March 13) until Sunday, March 19. From pop-ups and parties, to pairing dinners and beer tours, tickets for these events and many more are now...

Spanish beer and food matched in Shoreditch

Estrella Galicia has teamed up with London Beer Week to create a bespoke and one-off Little Galicia beer pairing event at Tapas Revolution in Shoreditch. Owner, TV chef and author, Omar Allibhoy, along with Estrella Galicia’s master brewer, have devised a relaxed...

Introducing Pravha, from the makers of Staropramen

Beer lovers are being given the chance to enjoy both the traditional and modern side of Prague, without leaving the capital, during this year’s London Beer Week. The brewers of Staropramen Czech beer and Pravha, the new lighter tasting Pilsner, are opening the Spirit...

Brewers Association CEO to address BeerX

Bob Pease, president and chief executive of the Brewers Association, in America, will deliver the keynote speech at SIBA’s BEERX conference on March 17. His speech, entitled American Craft Brewers Sustaining Excellence and Growth, outlines trends in the US craft...

Bristol Craft Beer Festival tickets go on sale

x Bringing together the best of Bristol’s breweries with the most creative from the rest of the UK and around the world, Bristol Craft Beer Festival will return for a second year from September 15-17 for an independent beer celebration. Taking place in the heart of...

CAMRA gets set for 40th anniversary GBBF

Picture: Harmit Kambo Beer lovers will flock to London this summer to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Great British Beer Festival. The festival will feature more than 900 real ales, along with international and other craft beers, ciders and perries. Organised by...