Pete Brown

Beer & Cider

All shook up: When craft beer goes mainstream

With craft brewers selling out to multi-nationals and global giants acting like craft brewers, it’s a confusing time in the world of beer.

Beer & Cider

Malt in beer: The most important ingredient of all

In a beer world of ever more esoteric added flavours, it’s easy to forget the key role played by the most important ingredient of all: malted barley.

Beer & Cider

Ale Britannia: Giving British beer the credit it deserves

Britain is one of the world’s four great traditional brewing nations, with history, innovation and variety to burn.


Why has BrewDog moved into TV – and will it work?

As the beer Twittersphere erupted, the latest ill-judged publicity stunt from BrewDog seems to have successfully obscured rather than promoted the fac