Tag Archives: Beer

Cheers to the lager drinking Michael Jackson

I’ve been casting around the internet trying to find various sources for some reviews I’m writing for a new beer book and came across a wonderful video interview with the late great Michael Jackson over at Sheltonbrothers.com. I spoke to … Continue reading

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Castlemaine XXXX to be withdrawn

A slump in demand from British drinkers has led to brewers calling time on Australian lager Castlemaine XXXX.

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Why is British lager so weak?

Ron Pattinson over at his fantastically named blog asks the question about why British lager is so weak . Here’s an excerpt, you can read the rest on Ron’s blog: “In accordance with the announcement made in the House of … Continue reading

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