Fever Tree Ginger Beer

Ginger Beer: 5 of the Best Ginger Beer is a pretty ubiquitous non-alcoholic option. Its spicy kick balances out the sweetness of a fizzy drink, particularly when paired with a kick of lime. However not all ginger beers are created equal, we prefer ours with more spice than sugar. So here are five of the…

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Root Beer

Root Beers: 4 of the Best Today we’re taking some transatlantic inspiration and looking at root beers. Root beer was originally flavoured with Sassafras roots and some traditional root beers still use it, however it was banned from commercially mass-produced food in 1960 for causing liver damage and cancer in lab animals. Proving that natural…

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Beer Pumps at Beer Festival

At a beer festival The Great British Beer Festival is an annual event, held at the Olympia conference centre in west London. This year, there are approximately 900 beers and ciders on offer for tasting, on tap and in bottles, from all over the world, and in numerous different styles and flavours. Our beer expert…

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Club Soda Beer Tasting Part 2

After a successful first Low/No Alcohol Beer Tasting back in April, we held our second on Monday June 22nd. Hosted by our Club Soda Beer Expert Dani, about 15 people came together in The Duke of Wellington in Dalston to try 20 different brews: some of which we loved, some of which we hated, and some…

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Non-alcoholic beer tasting event

Low/No Alcohol Beer Tasting Part 1 After a successful first Low/No Alcohol Beer Tasting back in April, we held our second on Monday June 22nd. Hosted by our Club Soda Beer Expert Dani, about 15 people came together in The Duke of Wellington in Dalston to try 10 different brews: some of which we loved, some of…

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Beer Day Britain

National Beer Day Today is the first National Beer Day to be held annually every year on June 15th, a day championed by Beer Day Britain. While the organisers of Beer Day Britain state that it is purely coincidental, today also marks 800 years since the Magna Carta was sealed in 1215. In medieval England…

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Square Root craft soda

New local soft drinks We have finally met Square Root Soda, who are a new soft drink producer based in Hackney, which is good, because we were beginning to feel like stalkers. We tweet our love for their small batch sodas often! They make a whole variety of wonderfully tasty drinks, from traditional favourites like…

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Summer Beach Huts

Flushed, fuzzy and floored by five o’clock? Our guest blogger Matt Chittock’s been there… Summertime drinking It may seem like wishful thinking on a rain-lashed afternoon in May: but the rumour is that summer’s on its way. And whether that means beer-soaked barbecues, cocktails by the pool, or boozy afternoons in the pub garden, for…

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Club Soda Low Alcohol Beer Tasting

Low Alcohol Beer Tasting event Well we had a great time at Mother Kelly’s in Bethnal Green – Dani had found us some weird beers, love/hate beers, the same beers (with different ABVs) and some rare beers. Here is a rundown of the Low and Light Alcohol beers (under 3% and excellent for cutting down…

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Dani - Beer Expert

Want to know how our first Low/No-Alcohol Beer Tasting went? Well we had a great time at Mother Kelly’s in Bethnal Green – Dani had found us some weird beers, love/hate beers, the same beers (with different ABV) and some rare beers. Here is a rundown of the non-alcoholic (under 0.05% – when you want…

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