Charlie Says


No-one Makes Lager as well as BrewDog? Really?

It is difficult not to be riled by the latest intemperate emanation from BrewDog Towers. With the launch of their latest beer, "THIS.IS.LAGER", our friends in Aberdeen are now going to teach the world about this noblest, oldest and most maligned of beer styles...?

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2 September 2014, Beer


Tankovna: IN COMING

Early this morning the very first shipment of Tankovna unpasteurised, fresh, original Pilsner Urquell arrived from Plzen and was hosed into our shiny new copper tanks at Draft House Seething.

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21 August 2014, Beer


It Don't Get More Local Than This

Every spring the Elder tree outside Draft House Tower Bridge produces a dense, fragrant display of off-white blossom. By August, the elderberries are starting to form and ripen. This year, with the Rotary Evaporator in our armoury, we wasted no time in harvesting them and creating an Elderberry Liqueur for Bump Caves.

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13 August 2014, B U M P


#TANKOVNA: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Pilsner Urquell

We spend a lot of my time bashing the Big Brewing Behemoths (BBBs). So you can imagine when S.A.Miller (if ever there was a BBB) approached me to buy in Pilsner Urquell I was all like 'whatever - you know where you can stick that idea (etc etc)'...

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12 August 2014, Beer, Events