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God’s Own County

Yorkshire is a county which boasts a larger population than the whole of Scotland, New Zealand or.. Read more

Free Beer Anyone?

Just recently, I’ve been contacted quite a lot by  breweries and retailers who are launching a.. Read more

For Mash Get Smash

Do you remember the ‘Smash’ adverts from the 1970’s? The ones where a group of Martians would watch.. Read more

Food and Beer Basics

If you’ve taken one look at the title of this article and decided to click through because you.. Read more

First Female Beer Inspector

One of the questions I’m asked most frequently is “how did you get your job as a beer inspector.. Read more

Engaging Staff with Cask

Out of all the products you have on the bar, cask beer has the shortest shelf life, so it is really.. Read more

Casual Sexism in the Beer Industry

I hope you all know me well enough by now to know I don’t make great waves about being a ‘lady’.. Read more

Buy a Lady a Beer

Some of you may know I’m a bit of a campaigner to get more women to consider beer as a drink of.. Read more

Beer Snobbery

Not long ago I hosted a Beer and Cheese event at a pub in London. The British Cheese Board supplied.. Read more

Beer Festivals and their pitfalls

Over the course of the last few months I imagine you have been to quite a few beer festivals,.. Read more

Beer and Trains

I’m writing this piece whilst sitting in the Parcel Yard, the excellent Fuller’s pub at Kings Cross.. Read more

Geeky Beery Anorak Facts #2

In my last blog I spoke about finding some of my old notebooks containing scribbles on geeky beer.. Read more

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