Accommodation Review: The Vicarage Freehouse & Rooms, Holmes Chapel

Accommodation Review: The Vicarage Freehouse & Rooms, Holmes Chapel

More zzz vicar? The Vicarage is a refurbished 17th Century Grade II listed country pub, restaurant and hotel beside the river Dane on the main road, when travelling south, into the pretty town of Holmes chapel in Cheshire. It’s just south of the attractive town of Knutsford, where we hadRead More…

Event: Ayr brewery beer tasting at Cafe Source Too, 32 Hughenden Rd, Glasgow

Event: Ayr brewery beer tasting at Cafe Source Too, 32 Hughenden Rd, Glasgow

Beer tasting returns to Cafe Source Too in Hyndland this April on Wednesday 29th at 6:30PM; on this occasion the SIBA-award winning Ayr brewing company will be making a visit to talk about their beers and give out tastings of 7 with an accompanying 3 course meal, inspired by and made usingRead More…

Beer Garden Time – where to find them in Edinburgh and Glasgow

Beer Garden Time – where to find them in Edinburgh and Glasgow

There’s something yellow in the sky so time for a beer, or a cheeky Aperol Spritz to chill out. Here are some of Edinburgh and Glasgow’s beer gardens on a map for easy finding. If you like your real ale, we have some places marked on here too. Please letRead More…

Pub Review: The Three Judges, 141 Dumbarton Road, Partick, Glasgow G11 6PR

Pub Review: The Three Judges, 141 Dumbarton Road, Partick, Glasgow G11 6PR

The Three Judges is the place to go if you like a peaceful pint, real ale and somewhere to chat.  There are regular beer festivals – see below as well as money off for CAMRA members (now you tell me! – Mr Foodie).  With 9 pumps of ever-changing beers, there isRead More…

Clockwork Beer Co, 1153-1155 Cathcart Rd, Glasgow G42 9HB

Clockwork Beer Co is located on Cathcart Road, not far from Mount Florida Railway Station and Hampden Park (handy for a pre-game pint).  We popped in to have a look at their brewery tour. I’ve long been a fan of Clockwork Beer Co, they link in a lot with localsRead More…

Trades House Pub, Dundee

Trades House in Dundee is a Belhaven owned pub situated in a busy  part of Dundee’s shopping district. The Trades House pub was initially a bank, unsure of how long ago that was but has beautiful stained glass windows, woodwork inside and you could be mistaken for it being foreverRead More…