Five of the best beers at Craft Beer Rising 2017

Now in it's fifth year, Craft Beer Rising could reasonably lay claim to being one of the first real 'craft' beer festivals. Hosted in the heart of Brick Lane at the iconic Old Truman Brewery, the festival boasts of having over 700 beers from around 170 breweries on offer across three days. I was lucky … Continue reading Five of the best beers at Craft Beer Rising 2017

The 2016 Beeson on Beer Golden Pint Awards Podcast

It's that time of year again... and no, I'm not talking about the awkward time between Christmas and New Year where nobody knows quite what to do with themselves. I'm talking about the season of The Golden Pints Awards, where bloggers, writers and communicators in the beer industry celebrate the very best of the last … Continue reading The 2016 Beeson on Beer Golden Pint Awards Podcast

Golden Pints Awards 2015

Well well well... 2015 is nearly over, and what a year it has been for the Craft Beer Industry. In the UK, Craft Beer has never been bigger, with new breweries, pubs and bottleshops springing up left, right and centre across the country. With this in mind, I decided that I ought to celebrate the … Continue reading Golden Pints Awards 2015

10 best canned craft beers

Previously the preserve of bland, flavourless and fizzy lagers, cans are fast becoming the dispensing method of choice for craft breweries - broadly speaking, breweries that are independently owned and brew using only high-quality ingredients - across the UK and overseas. Canned beer is more portable, quicker to cool and less likely to spoil due … Continue reading 10 best canned craft beers

London’s 5 Best Craft Beer Breweries

Once upon a time, the beer scene in London was nothing short of diabolical. Back in the 1970's, the chances of finding a locally produced brew in the capital were few and far between. The industry was dominated by large monopolistic corporations such as Watneys and Whitbread and Bass, producing bland, boring watery bitters. Fast … Continue reading London’s 5 Best Craft Beer Breweries