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Saturday 22 October 2016 loc: GB


The week in pictures

The launch of Royal Tokaji’s Essencia 2008, Jack Daniel’s descending on Glasgow, harvest time at Jenkyn Place and all the fun of the Wine Show Chelsea make the cut for this week’s week in pictures.

Friday, October 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Brewer creates world’s most expensive crisp

A Swedish craft brewer has created what it believes to be the perfect accompaniment to its brews – five individually handmade crisps priced at £45 (US$56).

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Smallest pub in the UK opens

The tiniest pub in Britain will open its doors in the London borough of Greenwich tomorrow that’s smaller than the perimeter of a snooker table.

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 No Comments »

New gluten-free barley trials a ‘game-changer’ for beer

An Edinburgh micro-brewery is trialing a new gluten-free barley from Australia which it claims could be a game-changer for the free-from beer market.

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 No Comments »

19th century brewery excavated

A team of archaeologists has been excavating the site of Lincoln’s old Crown Brewery before the area is turned into a public transport hub.

Monday, October 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Tesco delivers chilled craft beer

Tesco has boosted its range of chilled craft beers across its Express stores as it trials a new chilled delivery service in London.

Monday, October 17th, 2016 No Comments »

1066 and all that: a fateful taste for ale

Did the Anglo-Saxon taste for over-indulging in ale contribute to their defeat at the Battle of Hastings?

Friday, October 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Lancashire bar claims to be Britain’s biggest

A beer hall in Lancashire has set a record to become the biggest bar in Britain, its owners have claimed.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Majestic’s customers choose international beer

Majestic is asking its customers to choose a new international craft beer as it launches its annual Beer Festival this weekend

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Asahi completes Miller Brand acquisition as Kirin buys Brooklyn Brewery stake

Japanese brewer Asahi has completed its £1.3 billion acquisition of Miller Brands UK, giving it control of premium European beer brands Peroni, Grolsch and Meantime.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

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