Cask Ale Week

Cask Ale Week: Who's Been Drinking My Beer?

04 October 2014

 So, it’s Cask Ale Week. A chance to celebrate one of the nation’s favourite drinks; beer is second only to tea in that regard, or so I’m told.Who’s drinking it then? It’s simple – overweight, middle-aged men who are in possession of one of the following: a beard; sandals (preferably worn with socks); a flat cap; a whippet…Seriously though, does anyone still believe that?

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Cask Ale Week: How Cask Ale Has Survived

04 October 2014

Cask ale is growing in popularity. It has survived over the years against all odds, and in the face of huge pressures from a market that has at various stages and in various ways, tried to push it out completely. We are lucky we still have it. So why, and how, has cask ale survived?

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Cask Ale Week: 4 Beer Myths Busted

02 October 2014

There are a lot of myths surrounding beer. Here are four of the most common debunked, including a beer belly buster...

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Cask Ale Week: How to Taste Beer

01 October 2014

Let’s assess a beer together. Firstly, lift up your glass and look at the colour of the beer.  How would you describe it?  Is it the colour of straw, or gold?  Perhaps amber, or chestnut? 

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Liquid Bread - Is Beer Good for You?

29 September 2014

This Cask Ale Week, discover the 'superdrink' in your local pub...

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