10 October 2013
There is little doubt that a pint of beer is Great British icon, but the image alone fails to even tell half the story. What keeps beer vital and relevant, and inspires such great interest, are the stories behind our national drink.
07 October 2013
They came, they saw, they sniffed and rubbed.
Last week we hosted the first UK Hop Symposium for people involved in all aspects of the industry – from grower, to merchant, to brewer.
28 September 2013
Britain's oldest brewer Shepherd Neame acquires Soho pub. Shepherd Neame has acquired the lease of The George public house, in D’Arblay Street, Soho, which the Kent brewer will operate as part of its managed estate.
27 September 2013
“What’s Cask Ale Week?” you may be asking. Very simply, it’s a chance to celebrate our iconic national drink – real ale. There are special beers and events the length and breadth of the country – including at our brewery and in our pubs– that will give people a chance to learn more about cask ale.
26 September 2013
Cask Report kicks off Cask Ale Week by revealing how discerning taste is benefitting Britain’s national drink People are drinking less and going out less, but when they do go out, they are choosing their beers more carefully – and cask ale is a main beneficiary.