Last night the boys of Hopcraft Brewing and Wild Weather Ales teamed up for a tap takeover and meet the brewer event at the Nag’s Head in Reading. Twelve superb ales were presented on cask plus two on keg. They made for a memorable evening; way too tempting for Mr & Mrs Fueled by Beer […]

After attending the Great British Beer Festival in London last year (read about it) we have decided to give this year’s event a miss and instead check out the ‘less is more’ approach at the UK’s largest outdoor festival – Peterborough…

This past weekend the Slough, Windsor & Maidenhead branch of CAMRA held their 3rd annual beer festival at Maidenhead’s Desborough College. New for 2015, the venue facilitated a larger festival compared to the previous site: more beer selection and more space for attendees. And, fortuitously as it turned out, the college’s expansive covered areas provided […]

In conjunction with Berkshire CAMRA members Mr & Mrs Fueled by Beer will be making a trip to the Bermondsey breweries on Saturday August 22nd. All are welcome to join us; you don’t have to be a CAMRA member. Meet at Bermondsey tube station at 11:00 a.m…

Most people who attend CAMRA beer festivals understand that these events are organized and staffed entirely by volunteers. But what they may not know, until they sign up to volunteer themselves, is that tremendous leeway is given to choose when to work and what duties to perform…

In the more than five years since Mr Fueled by Beer started writing this blog he has always tried to remain objective. If his personal opinion about a brewery or pub was negative, it was just that: an opinion. He always wanted readers to try a place for themselves. However he can no longer hold his tongue in […]

The 37th Summer Beer & Cider Festival is now underway at Admirals Park in Chelmsford. It runs through Saturday and Mr Fueled by Beer has just returned from his volunteer stint working the beer bar on opening day…