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Rhubarb: A User’s Guide

Great ideas, creative energy, and, realistically, the essence of life itself come from previously unmet entities coming together and creating something new. It’s how the greatest works of art came into being, it’s how the most important inventions were made, and it’s how life, as we know it, began. If you look at modern craft…

24 Hours in Edinburgh

In the run up to our first festival of the year, Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival, we asked Robyn McCallum, of local bottle shop Bottle Baron, to give us her favourite places in and around the city.

‘It Smells Like Blueberry Muffins and Happiness’ – Mikkeller Beer Celebration Copenhagen

We flew out to Copenhagen at the end of last week for Mikkeller’s infamous annual festival – Mikkeller Beer Celebration Copenhagen (formerly Copenhagen Beer Celebration). Some of the world’s best and most exciting breweries (and a few producers of other delicious liquids) descended on the Øksnehallen, an exhibition centre that’s more than a century old….

24 Hours in Copenhagen

We came up with our new feature ’24 Hours in…’ as a way of featuring the best spots in any given place, picked by local experts with an in-depth knowledge of their city. If you’re looking for the best taproom, restaurant, or simply for something cool to do, then our ‘guides’ will have you covered….

Raise The Bar – the 2018 Winners

Introducing the 2018 Raise The Bar winners – the four very best new breweries in the country: Boxcar; Burnt Mill; Unity; and West by Three. When we began our journey to throw the best festivals we possibly could, our mission was to support young and up and coming breweries. At that time these were breweries…

A Beer Scene Growing Little by Little

I went to Gothenburg, as part of the We Are Beer team, to brew a collaboration beer with Dugges and managed to squeeze in a few of the week’s events. From the brief snapshot that I experienced GBG is a city with a strong, thriving, and creative beer scene, not unlike the punk scene of a small town – small and tightly knit, but no worse off for it; a proper ‘scene’.

We Have Lift Off! Space, Time, and Imperial Stout…

To celebrate the launch of We Are Beer and the 2018 festivals we’ve created a special collaboration beer with Dugges, Wiper & True, Tempest and Gipsy Hill. Released in three editions throughout the year; this is a journey in flavour you don’t want to miss.

Hello. We Are Beer.

You might know us through our festivals, you might not. Anyway, We Are Beer and welcome to our new digital publication, all about modern beer culture – creativity, people and places. Who are we? Our journey in beer began in earnest in 2013, with a small festival in London. Actually, the London Craft Beer Festival…