An Interview with a Craft Beer Enthusiast

Me being interviewed by Chad from Chadz Beer Reviews

 

Last week I was bestowed a great honour, I was interviewed by legendary YouTube icon and Beertube pioneer Chad Polenz of Chadz Beer Reviews. After we reviewed a bottle of Sam Smith’s Imperial Stout via Skype Chad interviewed me as part of his “Interview […click the heading to read more]

International IPA Day

The pages of HopZine are testiment to my love of IPA; I’ve probably reviewed more IPA than any other style of beer.

Yes I’m a dedicated Hophead and I’m planning on joined many others worldwide to celebrate IPA as part of International IPA Day.

I’ll be in attendance at Mr Foley’s Cask […click the heading to read more]

A New Beery Destination – The Sparrow Bier Cafe, Bradford

Rob’s Beer Blog #3

Is it a bird? Is it a plane?…well it is a bird of sorts… it’s The Sparrow!

A new Bar is set to open on Friday 20th May in Bradford town centre. The brainchild of two proud Bradfordians Mark Husak and Les Hall, The Sparrow is a laidback […click the heading to read more]

How not to write a Beer Blog by Northern Writes

Here is an extract from a excellent piece written by Chris of Northern Writes blog titled:

“What you might call a don’t”.

Please click here to read this blog post in full

I note with some interest that it is only a week to go until the European arm of the 2011 […click the heading to read more]

AveryBrownDredge

Brewdog

7.5% ABV

Reviewed by RD

This is a bit of a different approach to my beer reviews as I’m doing this in retrospect and taking a different approach.

Place: North Bar, Leeds. One of the best and first “Craft Beer” bars in the UK. At the very back of the bar on a newly […click the heading to read more]

Beer Ritz is back!

I’ve just got news that Beer Ritz has reopened! It appears Zak and the team at the warehouse have turned things around and just over a week after closing they have returned.

23/03/2011

Beer Ritz – A sad farewell and a welcome return!

The end of an era and the start of another?

I’ve just got news that Beer Ritz has reopened! It appears Zak and the team at the warehouse have turned things around and just over a week after closing they have returned.

Below is the text that I wrote the day after Beer Ritz closed […click the heading to read more]

2010 Wakehorett Golf Cart Ale Trail

Rob’s Beer Blog #1

Sadly the golf carts didn't arrive and we had to travel pub to pub by taxi

Masterminded by Sea Wolves front man Dave Stringer this was a planned ale trail around a much forgotten hot bed of West Yorkshire’s beer and brewing. Ossett is obviously the home for Ossett Brewery […click the heading to read more]