Tag Archives: Gloucester Beer & Cider Fesival

Post Beer Festival Ponderings #2: The Four Stages of a Beer Festival

In my last blog I pondered the changing fashions in beer styles, based on the admittedly limited sample of one beer festival. Fashions for beer styles come and go: light and hoppy one year, dark and rich the next. One … Continue reading

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Beer Appreciation

I’ve been thinking about beer appreciation this week. Perhaps this is not surprising as I have spent several days setting up the Gloucester CAMRA Beer and Cider Festival which starts this Friday. However, the beer festival is only peripherally responsible … Continue reading

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Gloucester CAMRA Beer & Cider Festival: The Final Countdown

The Gloucester CAMRA Beer & Cider Festival is almost upon us, taking place in the historic Blackfriars Priory next weekend, from Friday 22nd to Saturday 23rd April.

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A Superb Weekend of Beer and Bikes Part 1: Beer

This weekend was about as good as weekends are likely to get as it was entirely taken up with beer and motorbikes. Firstly, on Friday and Saturday (4-5 April) it was the Gloucester CAMRA Beer and Cider Festival at Blackfriars … Continue reading

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Gloucester Beer & Cider Festival

Summer will soon be upon us, and for beer drinkers that means beer festival season. Throughout the summer months barely a weekend goes by when there isn’t at least one beer festival taking place somewhere near you in pubs, clubs, … Continue reading

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