30 Jun, 2018
THERE'S lots to love about the ABV Fest which has rapidly become a firm fixture on the local beer scene.
06 Aug, 2016
MICHAEL Kerr's Belgian epiphany sowed the seeds of a love affair with quality beer over a decade ago and his desire to share this passion is one of the driving forces behind ABV Fest.
19 Aug, 2017
"THE thing about craft beer is.
08 Sep, 2018
SO BEAVERTOWN’S Smog Rocket smoked porter is best enjoyed with Jimi Hendrix on the stereo (ask your parents) while a rich, dark Belgian ale is the perfect accompaniment to a bit Claude Debussy (ask yo...
09 Sep, 2017
CHURCHES are often a place where families come together so it was perhaps fitting that I bookended my night at the ABV Fest in Carlisle Memorial Church with the offerings of the Bjergsø siblings.
15 Jul, 2017
NO SOONER is summer upon us than shops are reminding us of how fleeting it is.
16 Sep, 2017
A FEW sunny days suggest summer is still trying to hang on for dear life, but the odd biblical dump of rain is enough to let us know that September is well and truly here.
04 Nov, 2017
THIS time last year, Willy Mayne was busy dipping beer bottles into wax.
Food & drink
30 Apr, 2016
IT was, to paraphrase Homer Simpson, like being a kid in some kind of store.
01 Sep, 2017
I HAVE to admit I'm partial to a bit of surf 'n' turf.