how to store beer at its best

How to store beer at its best

Beer is a natural product that contains, and is hugely influenced by, a host of living micro-organisms. (That’s the yeast!) This living beer will continue to develop over time. Sometimes the changes are welcome, sometimes less so. How you store beer can have an effect on this. So, it’s worth knowing how to store beer so it’s at its best …

how to taste beer like an expert

How to taste beer like an expert

Sometimes you just want to drink a beer. It’s one of life’s simple pleasures. Not every beer has to be deconstructed and captured in a notebook. There are times though when you might want to slow down and consider the beer you’re drinking in a little more depth. What follows is my guide on how to taste beer, and how …

Describing beer colour: how to get it right

Beer colour is important. It’s one of the first things we notice. Our eyes usually get involved with our drinks long before our noses or mouths do. And this happens whether we’re conscious of it or not. If you’re down the pub you may be looking at your pint and licking your lips, thinking damn that looks good. If you’re …