Andy Holmes

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Britain's best beer festivals

Just like the drink itself, these days there's much more to beer festivals than drinking pints of god-knows-what in some dodgy old sports hall. Once patronised only by balding men sporting pot-bellies, shorts and sandals (with socks of course), a younger crowd along with serious foodies are now …

12 Of The Oldest Breweries In The World

3 minute Read<p>People have been making beer on earth for over 7,000 years. In that time, we’ve tinkered, toyed and perfected recipes, creating the …

Charlotte’s craft beer boom lifts other businesses, too

Wesley Langenbacher, Greg Forehand and Scott Coggins are each making their livings off of Charlotte’s recent craft beer craze. None of them sell beer.<p>…

Craft Beer

First brewpub to open in Belfast - as Brewbot raises a glass to Northern Ireland's growing thirst for craft beers

The Belfast team behind a robot beer brewing system is to open the city's first brewpub, it can be revealed.<p>And the Brewbot team - headed by …

Northern Ireland

People taste craft beer for the first time, have brilliant slow-mo reactions

<b>Beer isn’t for everyone.</b><p>You’re either into it or you’re not, which is probably why reactions to trying beer for the first time are so entertaining. …

Bottle of 140-year-old Arctic Ale beer sells for £3,300

<b>A 140-year-old bottle of beer brewed for an arctic expedition has been sold for £3,300 - more than five times its estimate.</b><p>The beer - Allsopp's Arctic Ale - was brewed in Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, for an expedition led by Sir George Nares in 1875.<p>It was discovered in a box in a garage in …