An area of the UK currently producing more than its fair share of superb craft beer is Wales. Fueled by Beer has been noticing this at almost every CAMRA event but nowhere was this more evident than at this year’s Stourbridge Beer Festival where 25% of the cask ale was sourced from up and coming […]

Last week Mr Fueled by Beer rode the rails to the edge of the Cambridgeshire Fens to check out what is purportedly the UK’s largest outdoor beer festival. A fun day was spent working bar #4 and the LocAle bar during the afternoon followed by an evening exploring the festival’s delights from the customer’s perspective…

Just lately I have encountered several folks here in the UK who have visited Seattle either for business or pleasure and mentioned how much they enjoyed the city’s awesome craft beer scene. And after almost every conversation I have been left thinking, if only they had read my Seattle blog before going, then their experience […]

Last Saturday, 22nd August, more than 20 members from three Berkshire CAMRA branches joined Mr & Mrs Fueled by Beer for a crawl along the Bermondsey Beer Mile. We started at The Kernel Brewery, took on solid fuel at Maltby Street Market, and finished seven taprooms later at Fourpure Brewing. During the course of the afternoon we […]

For many people a highlight of the Bermondsey Beer Mile is the chance to drink The Kernel Brewery’s superb beers at the source. Well, as the well known saying goes, all good things must come to an end. And it appears this will soon be the case for The Kernel…

Last weekend Mr & Mrs Fueled by Beer joined fellow CAMRA members from three Berkshire branches for a pub crawl around Newbury’s Ale Trail. The town has been developing into quite a real ale destination over the past year or so and the addition of Berkshire’s first Micropub makes the trip even more worthwhile. We were […]

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 […]