Moor in Norwich & Peterborough

THIS WEEKEND!!! Moor extravaganzas in Norwich & Peterborough! Do you like Moor beer? You should drink Moor beer. The puns are relentless on a #MoorOnTour… Brewery: Moor Beer Company Location: Bristol (formerly middle of pretty much¬†nowhere in Somerset) Owner/Brewer: Justin Hawke … an American showing the UK how to do hops ūüėČ History: Founded in[…]

The Adventures of Colin – Leeds International Beer Festival

It’s the second time we’ve been invited to serve the awesomely fresh (az, bro!) beers from the New Zealand beer collective but there’s been an aspect of Jolly Good Beer that’s not really been documented. Until now. Colin the colossal (shhh) squid has been freeloading at Jolly Good Beer headquarters since before it existed due[…]

Meet Hardknott @ Thirsty

Our friends from Hardknott brewery are hitting Cambridge this weekend and Thirsty will be hosting them for a meet-the-brewer on Sunday from 15.30 in the afternoon. When: from 15.30 Sunday 22nd May Where: Thirsty, Cambridge¬†(register your interest on the FaceBook thingy.) What: BEER! This is a casual beery get-together, with draught and bottled beers from[…]

Jolly Good Beer Bar

Jolly Good Beer & Brewers @ Food Park Night Market

I’m a bit late to putting this together, because Food Park Night Market has SOLD OUT!¬†So… there here be a teaser for those didn’t make it to booking in time, and an appetite whetter for those who will be there with us on Saturday. Food Park has practically become a Cambridge foodie institution – this[…]

Putting the KEG into CAMRA

Wow… what a difference a few years makes. I joined CAMRA about 8 years ago – becoming an active member in the North Hertfordshire branch, and eventually branch cellarman for our beer festivals. Despite moving away to Cambridge I have still filled this technical role for the branch over the last few years. I was[…]

Meet the Brewer: Pig & Porter at Burwash Manor – May 17th

Our next meet-the-brewer event will be at Burwash Manor’s “Sizzling Sunday”¬†on March 17th.¬†The “Sizzling Sunday” is a celebration of Burwash Manor Farm’s own¬†delicious Rare Breed Pork. As well as the farm Burwash Manor is home to a collection of interesting shops located on a farm in Barton, just a hop skip and a jump from[…]

Meet The Brewer: Weird Beard @ The Blue Moon

Weird Beard is¬†a London microbrewery founded by two beer lovers in 2013. In a short time they’ve taken the British craft beer scene by storm – brewing a range of fun beers spanning a multitude of styles. Co-founder, brewer, and faceless-spreadsheet-ninja Gregg Irwin will lead a tasting of a set of the brewery’s beers, including[…]