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Manchester Winter Beer Fest 2015 Review

On Saturday 31st January 2015, I attended my 3rd beer festival, this time it was a birthday gift for my brother in law Jack, the Manchester Winter Beer Fest at Runaway Brewery, a perfect setting for a beer festival. The festival was run by Shebeen Events, GRUB, Runaway Brewery & Blackjack Beers, great credit to them for a…


Salford Beer Festival 2014 Review #ISBF2014

As we were seeing Johnny Marr in concert that evening the festival was a perfect start to a brilliant day, myself and my good friend Alex attended the Independent Salford Beer Festival held at St. Sebastians community centre on the 25th October 2014 – daytime session. Having attended my first beer festival, the Indy Man Beer…


Coopers Mexican Cerveza Review

My first foray into the home brewing world started with Coopers Mexican Cerveza. I purchased this as a good summer beer along with the starter pack with all the equipment required to brew at home. After reading many articles, forums and blogs about home brewing I heeded the advice and followed the instructions as per…


Simply Pale Ale Review

Simply Pale Ale

This is my second batch of home brew, Simply Pale Ale from Ritchies, described by them as: An elegant easy drinking beer with good malt sweetness with a hint of vanilla and a clean aftertaste. And they’re not wrong, I again followed the instructions and added 1kg of beer enhancer in this brew. Made upto…