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Cobra brewery launches Blond IPA Malabar

15-Aug-2017 - Molson Coors has launched small-batch Blond IPA Malabar to its Cobra range of beers.

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CAMRA investigating Marble GBBF ‘blacklisting’ allegations

09-Aug-2017 - The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has confirmed it is investigating after Manchester brewery Marble penned an open letter to the organisation alleging its beers had been “blacklisted” from The Great British Beer Festival (GBBF). 

Revealed: Jamie Jones’s secrets to a world-class winning cocktail

09-Aug-2017 - Social Company bar and restaurant group’s Jamie Jones has revealed how to make the perfect cocktail, following his win at Diageo Reserve GB’s World Class Bartender of the Year competition earlier this year.

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Threats and trends: the future of cask ale

09-Aug-2017 - Increased competition from craft keg beer, a poor quality of serve in the pub and too much choice on the bar are all threats to the future of cask ale, brewers at the Great British Beer Festival (GBBF) have told The Morning Advertiser.

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Church End Brewery Goat's Milk crowned Beer of Britain

08-Aug-2017 - Church End Brewery Goat's Milk as been announced as the winner of the Supreme Champion Beer of Britain at the Great British Beer Festival (GBBF).

Drinkers demand clarity over craft beer producers

08-Aug-2017 - Consumers want greater clarity over who is brewing the beer they drink, according to new research commissioned by the Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA).

CAMRA calls for £5,000 business rate relief for pubs

07-Aug-2017 - Pubs must sell tens of thousands of extra pints of beer each year to cover the rocketing rise of business rates, according to the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA). 

BrewDog to open site on US-Mexico border

04-Aug-2017 - Scottish brewer BrewDog has announced plans to open a new craft beer bar on the border between the US and Mexico.

North Brewing Co growing across the globe

03-Aug-2017 - Publican Awards winners North Brewing Co has revealed that its beers are now being drunk around the world.

Licensees can now order bar snacks through Molson Coors

31-Jul-2017 - Molson Coors customers will now be able to buy Walkers crisps, Nobby’s Nuts, Bacon Fries and Scampi Fries, which will be delivered as part of their drinks order.

Matthew Clark Boutique Beers and Cider House range expansion

31-Jul-2017 - Drinks wholesaler Matthew Clark has expanded its Boutique Beers and premium Cider House ranges in a bid to tap into consumer demand for new and different styles.

Brewdog to build new brewery in Australia

25-Jul-2017 - International brewery and bar chain-owner BrewDog has announced it intends to build a third brewery in Australia.

GBBF joins forces with the MS Society

24-Jul-2017 - The Great British Beer Festival (GBBF) is teaming up with the MS Society for this year’s event to raise funds and spread awareness of multiple sclerosis.

Brewery celebrates Game of Thrones' return with character and beer matches

18-Jul-2017 - A Yorkshire-based brewery is celebrating the return of popular TV series Game of Thrones with a set of character and beer matches. 

New World beers to debut exclusively at GBBF

17-Jul-2017 - Beers from Australia, New Zealand and the USA will be exclusively showcased this summer at the Great British Beer Festival (GBBF) from 8 to 12 August.

Burning Sky pulls beers from BrewDog over punk ideology

13-Jul-2017 - BrewDog’s ‘punk’ attitude and swagger has led Sussex-based brewer Burning Sky to pull its full range of beers from the Scottish company’s 29 UK and 17 international pubs.

BrewDog loses Elvis Juice trademark battle

13-Jul-2017 - Elvis Presley’s estate has won a trademark battle with Scottish craft brewer and pub operator BrewDog over the rights to use the rock legend’s name in their Elvis Juice beer.

Samuel Smith bans bikers from pub

13-Jul-2017 - Motorcyclists claim they have been banned from a Samuel Smith pub in South Yorkshire.

‘Government will see pub struggles’, says new Beer Group chair

12-Jul-2017 - New All-Party Parliamentary Beer Group (APPBG) chair Mike Wood has vowed to show Government the everyday struggles pubs face in a bid to bring back growth to the sector.

Great Newsome Brewery looks to double production

11-Jul-2017 - An East Yorkshire craft beer producer is seeking to double its production capacity. 

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