Beavertown vs BrewDog in Shoreditch

Logan Plant talking about the beers
Beavertown has been brewing just short of a year and they’ve managed to secure themselves firmly as a one of the most competent and exciting breweries in London. They seem to be doing everything right. Their branding looks great…
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A Crafty Brighton Getaway

Craft Beer Co in brighton
It’s always great to get away from it all, especially when it also involves drinking some good beer. To shake the January blues off our bones we decided to pop down to sunny Brighton for a few days. Just to see what the city had to offer.
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Weird Beard Brewing Co.

Gregg and Bryan of Weird Beard brewing
Here at The Evening Brews there aren’t many things that sets our beer soaked hearts more aflame than the discovery of new and exciting breweries. So when we came across Weird Beard Brewing Co, at what would easily be categorised as a fairly mundane beer festival back in 2012…
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Craft Beer in Japan – Part 2

Popeye Craft Beer Bar in Tokyo
Welcome to the second part of my travel through the muddy waters of the Japanese craft beer scene. It’s by no means extensive, but hopefully it’ll sheds some light on what the hell is going on over there…
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Craft Beer in Japan – Part 1

Konnichiwa Beer Bitches! This little piggie went to Japan and discovered that the craft beer scene over there is alive and well. I went for a break from the rough and tumble of the Big Smoke – the perfect opportunity to suss out what’s brewing in the land of the rising sun….
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London Craft Beer Year – 2012 Roundup

Craft Beer co
Ho ho holy shit we’ve just had a good year for craft beer in ye olde smoke of London. We hope this finds you still dizzy with digestion fatigue – still recovering from an overload of turkey, sausage, figgy puds…
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The trials of a novice homebrewer

Home brewing, like craft beer brewing, has been going from strength to strength lately. Many of the shining stars of the UK craft brewing scene started out at home, most famous of these Kernel’s Evin O’Riordian.
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Magic Rock hits King Williams IV

King William IV in Leytonstone has seen more good beer being pumped through its pipes than most boozers in London. Yet last Sunday this was taken to new heights courtesy of Magic Rock Brewing from the windswept north of West Yorkshire.
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