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Beer & Cider

Opinion: 'We're on the precipice of a cask revival'

Despite a significant drop in sales in 2018, passion for cask ale is being reignited across the industry with the likes of BrewDog and Cloudwater re-e

Beer & Cider

S43 jump starts move into American-inspired craft beer with appointment of brewer

County Durham-based S43 Brewery, formerly Sonnet 43 Brew House, has appointed American brewer Alex Rattray with an eye to expanding its portfolio and

Beer & Cider

BrewDog moves back into cask beer – despite the category being in marked decline

Ten years after its last hand-pulled pint, BrewDog has decided to reinstate cask beer in its offering. The decision comes shortly after the launch of


Cask beer is in decline – and the on-trade’s not helping

This year’s Cask Marque report made grim reading for brewers and servers of traditional cask beer.The annual study of pub trends pulled no punches, sh