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[…]

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[…]

London Vegan Beer Festival

I’m neither a vegan or a vegetarian – so it was with some trepidation that I decided “yes” to Jolly Good Beer being invited to the┬áLondon Vegan Beer Festival. I respect people who choose the option to forgo meat in their diet, doubly so if it is┬ámeat and all other animal products as vegans do.[…]