When you’ve got an award-winning range of beers to shout about, there’s no point in sitting at home and waiting for someone to come along. Instead, you go out and show everyone just how cool it is; how it breaks the mould and makes a refreshing alternative to the norm. Well, we happen to think, […]
A celebration of all things Americana is to become the first music festival in the UK to provide its visitors with alcohol-free craft beer on tap. Maverick, which has been an annual event at Suffolk’s Easton Farm Park since 2008, has teamed up with Big Drop Brewing for this year’s event, running from 5th to […]
Two of the UK’s top craft brewers have been tasked by the NHS to produce a special alcohol-free beer to serve to dementia patients for a trial being run at a Welsh hospital. ‘Sundown’ is named in reference to the increased agitation and confusion that dementia patients typically experience in late afternoon or early evening, […]
When you think of all the fine things to have emerged from Sweden, two are probably foremost in your mind: ABBA and Volvo cars. Even if you’re not a fan of the Swedish foursome, you must begrudgingly admit they knew how to make a catchy tune. And as for Volvos, while not the world’s most […]
This will be the sixth festival. Since the first Mindful Drinking Festival in the summer of 2017, the mindful drinking scene has grown substantially and the demand for low and no alcohol drinks is ever increasing. With that in mind, the festival will showcasing the best tasting adult-orientated drinks brands in the industry, some of […]
Taking over the Lloyds Amphitheatre, the annual event showcases the very finest breweries from across the world, combining them with a varied music lineup and some of Bristol’s finest street food. Tickets for Saturday afternoon’s session are sold out but there are still spaces available for Friday evening and Saturday evening.
The vibrant, family-friendly festival – homage to the shellfish for which Whitstable is famous – takes place in the town every summer. Traditional events include the oyster parade, the landing and blessing of the oysters, the ‘mud tug’ and building ‘grotters’ – small candlelit mounds of oyster shells – on the beach at sunset.
Founded in the US by the late great Josh Ozersky and brought to the UK by chef Richard H Turner, Meatopia is a festival of high quality, ethically sourced meat, all cooked over ethically sourced wood and charcoal by some of the world’s leading top chefs. A weekend-long love affair of meat, drink, fire and […]
You work hard and deserve to make the most of your bank holiday weekends. But all your good intentions of quality time with family and friends, playing a sport or doing whatever else you love can quickly be spoilt by too much of one thing: booze. Most of us have been there at one time […]
Big Drop Brewing is introducing a 0.5% ABV Citra IPA to its core product range – alongside its Stout, Lager and Pale Ale – following a string of award wins. The Citra IPA, originally launched last year as a Citra 4 Hop special, recently won a Gold medal at the 2019 International Beer Awards (non […]