Notts beers to neck at a barbecue this summer...

We’ve enjoyed a scorcher of a summer this year in Nottingham, and all that hot weather means two things – barbecues and beer. A few lukewarm Coronas just won’t cut it, so here's Shariff Ibrahim's choice of the best local bottles and cans to impress your guests this summer...

The Evolution of Beer

One of the most exciting things about craft beer is that brewers are throwing off the shackles of styles and the beer is continually evolving. However, it’s still interesting to understand the origins, so here’s a run-down from Nick Keith of Magpie Brewery of some classic styles and recommendations for each of them...

Clip Art

Since Black Iris Brewery first launched in 2011, their tasty beers have been complimented by consistently great pump clip design. Those visuals are by graffiti, tattoo and comic-book enthusiast Kev Grey. Here he talks us through some of his favourite pieces. . .

Meet the Brewer: Black Iris

Alex Wilson from Black Iris talks us through how they started out and their award-winning milk stout...

Events at craft beer venues

Vinyl Night at The Abdication Micropub

Sunday 25 August 2019 18:30 - 21:30

The Hot 8 Brass Band at Rescue Rooms

Tuesday 16 July 2019 18:30 - 22:00

Mikkeller Running Club #42 at Brew Cavern

Sunday 08 September 2019 11:30 - 14:30

Overdraught Open Mic at The Overdraught

Tuesday 10 September 2019 20:00