First published in July 2018.
Let’s get one thing out of the way: the journey to Hackney Wick can be a bit of a schlep. But since the opening of Beer Merchant’s Tap earlier this year, the area boasts enough craft beer cred to tempt even the most hardened homebodies beyond the end of the Jubilee line.
At this point, Beer Merchant’s Tap was still a relatively new venue.
All told there are 600 different beers to choose from, with more to come – a prospect that is at once thrilling and faintly terrifying.