Browsing the "Features" Category

Beer for the Pop Artist

March 10, 2017 | by Alastair

A full-bodied bottled lager, brewed in Edinburgh and heaped with accolades from the World Beer Awards and the Society of


Art’s sake

March 10, 2017 | by Alastair

Pubs and breweries have picked up the culture theme   TYNE BANK BREWERY It’s fortunate for the artistic community that


A swirl of paint in every pint

March 10, 2017 | by Alastair

We can never separate pubs from other cultural activities, writes Alastair Gilmour There’s a world of difference between viewing works


Celebrating the man from Peru

March 10, 2017 | by Alastair

Regular readers will recall special correspondent Ian Brown’s report last October on Peru and its beers. As entertaining as ever,


The Perfect Tonic

March 10, 2017 | by Alastair

Newcastle and Durham festivals explore the secrets of gin Assuming you have a taste for gin (and if not, why


A toast to the coast

February 14, 2017 | by Alastair

The pub and brewing scene along the stretch of North Tyneside between North Shields and Monkseaton has blossomed in recent


The Year of the Rooster

February 14, 2017 | by Alastair

Teamwork is the name of the game at one North Yorkshire brewery and is a familiar face around the region’s


Hop there and hop back

December 14, 2016 | by Alastair

Three breweries in one day – that’s the offer from a new Yorkshire tour company. Alastair Gilmour took a seat While


12 Ales Of Christmas

December 14, 2016 | by Alastair

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


That’s the spirits

December 14, 2016 | by Alastair

The Sunderland-based provider of training and analysis services for the international brewing industry is heading into 2017 with a programme



Back to Top ↑