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12 Ales of Christmas

December 6, 2017 | by Alastair Gilmour

Cullercoats Brewery Royal Sovereign Barley Wine (11% abv), vintage Feb15 All-English vintage barley wine. Rich plum and fruit flavours, treacley


Festive fizz

December 6, 2017 | by Alastair Gilmour

Nothing beats toasting a celebration with a glass of bubbly. A flute of fizz signals a special occasion, whether a


Christmas Gifts

December 6, 2017 | by Alastair Gilmour

Brinkburn Street Brewery Brinkburn St Brewery’s Winter Is Coming gift sets are the perfect Christmas gift for the beer lover


Oh my head

December 6, 2017 | by Alastair Gilmour

Alastair Gilmour searches for a hangover cure What’s yours? This is not an invitation to have another drink at my expense


Best book the tour

December 6, 2017 | by Alastair Gilmour

We’ve produced the indispensable guide to the region’s breweries. Now all you have to do is drink them dry We’re


There’s gold in them thar hills

December 6, 2017 | by Alastair Gilmour

One of the first beers Hawkshead Brewery produced in its original former milking parlour premises was Lakeland Gold (4.4% abv)


Understanding life through beer

December 6, 2017 | by Alastair Gilmour

Two major art shows in the region have links with the world of pubs, writes Alastair Gilmour An exhibition at the new


Read all about it

December 6, 2017 | by Alastair Gilmour

HISTORIC COACHING INNS OF THE GREAT NORTH ROAD BY ROGER PROTZ The Great North Road is part of British folklore;


Great beer bake-off

December 6, 2017 | by Alastair Gilmour

A Newcastle bakery is working closely with breweries, writes Alastair Gilmour Beer is often called “liquid bread”. In the early


Clowns, monks and idle hands

November 9, 2017 | by Alastair Gilmour

In another far-flung beer quest, Ian Brown sets out for Massachusetts It’s autumn and there’s a whiff of wedding anniversary



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