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Referendum Brewing and Father’s Day Gift Idea

Father's Day Gift Idea and Referendum Brewing Referendum Brewing is the world's first collaborative brewery where all the beers brewed are voted on by you, the members of the brewery. Now they need your help!  By being part of the brewery and pledging your support, you’ll not only help create some fantastic beers but will also get

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Lidl Scottish Isle of Ale Festival launches 24th May 2018

Lidl Scotish Beer Festival "Isle of Ale' Lidl is launching their third "Isle of Ale" beer festival from tomorrow, 24th May.  There will be 19 beers on offer from 13 breweries from all around the country and with prices from just £1.29, there's no excuse not to try one.  With styles from lager to IPA

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Cocktail Recipe: British Royale

British Cassis British Royale Cocktail What better way to celebrate the royal wedding than with a cocktail!  Waitrose (and Amazon) sell British Cassis and it’s perfect alongside some English fizz, such as Castle Brook Classic Cuvee, to create a celebratory drink. British Cassis comes from the White Heron Estate in Herefordshire which has been in

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Lidl Scottish Craft Gin Festival

A ginuine treat - Scottish Gin Festival at Lidl Gin is definitely the in thing just now and Lidl have just launched their first Scottish Gin Festival. The festival is across all Scottish stores  and features eight gins from six artisan Scottish producers. The length and breadth of Scotland is on show with gins sourced

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Event: FoxFest – East End Beer Festival

FoxFest East End Beer Festival Did you know that FoxFest - An East End Beer Festival takes place on Saturday 26th May between 12-7pm?  Well now you do! Its being held at Foxley Bowling Club and there will be six breweries with around 27 beers available. Tickets and more information on the beers can be found

Drink Review: Tomatin 5 Virtues Whisky – Metal – Water

Tomatin 5 Virtues Whisky series #4 and #5 Tomatin is a Highland whisky distillery located just south of Inverness, who have been around since at least 1897. Around a year ago they released the first two expressions in their Five Virtues series, which is a quintet of no-age-statement (NSA) whiskies based around five elements that contribute to

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Drink: Cheers to ALDI Scottish Gin Festival

Scottish Gin Festival at ALDI There are 11 Scottish gins on offer at ALDI to celebrate their Scottish Gin Festival and we have the lowdown on what’s on sale. The gins are in store now and you’ll probably have to buy some quickly as last time ALDI held their Scottish Gin Festival, The Gin was

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Drink: Rye IPA from Fallen Brewing

New Rye IPA from Fallen Brewing We’ve been big fans of Fallen Brewery for a good few years now.  Lovely guys and they brew a good beer too! Fallen Brewery have just launched a 'special release' - Rye IPA Which was created and brewed by Fallen Brewing's new Assistant Head Brewer Angus Morison. Angus has

Drink: Gin masterclass at Alston Bar & Beef, Glasgow

A masterclass in gin at Alston Bar & Beef I think I’ve just about sobered up...those samples of gin all mount up. I joined What Claire Did and Emma Eats recently for a gin masterclass in Alston Bar & Beef underneath Glasgow Central Railway Station. Find the door (It’s a speakeasy-style door next to Gordon

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Event: Beer Festival at Behind the Wall, Falkirk

Behind The Wall Spring Beerfest Behind The Wall Bar and restaurant in Falkirk are holding a Spring Brewfest on the May Bank Holiday Weekend. If your weekend plans aren’t just to eat Mac n Cheese, then this is the place to be! There will be lots of beer on offer, we’ve been told there will