Malin Norman

BEER WRITER | BEER SOMMELIER | BEER JUDGE

Category Archives: Blog

THE BEST OF…A STRANGE YEAR

In an attempt to finish this awkward year on a positive note, let’s celebrate the creativity, collaboration and talent shown in the beer industry. Here are some of the highlights … Continue reading

December 21, 2020

CHEERS FOR CHRISTMAS BEERS OF A SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT KIND

It’s that time of year, the festive season is approaching and beer lovers are talking about the best Christmas beers to try. You might think of them as too sweet … Continue reading

December 14, 2020

BLACKHORSE BEER MILE – LONDON’S NEW BEER DESTINATION

For future beer adventures, we have a few more destinations up our sleeve. The hottest new beer spot is Blackhorse Beer Mile, East London. The district was named London Borough … Continue reading

November 17, 2020

HOPPY AMERICAN ALES ARE STILL ON THE RISE

The US has more than 8,000 breweries and these days, there are plenty of decent beer destinations. Beer writer Jeff Alworth guides us to the Pacific Northwest, a region known … Continue reading

November 3, 2020

OREGON, A UTOPIA FOR BEER LOVERS

Home to well over 200 breweries, for instance Deschutes and Rogue Ales, Oregon is also dubbed the hop centre of the world. And this North American state is the birthplace … Continue reading

October 20, 2020

COLORADO – THE PERFECT BEERCATION

Colorado is a mecca for craft beer lovers and often referred to as the perfect beercation, travel with a beer theme, thanks to a thriving beer scene and legendary breweries … Continue reading

October 8, 2020

BREWERY PROFILE: SIERRA NEVADA BREWING COMPANY, USA

Sierra Nevada is one of the most successful independent craft breweries in the USA and known for its great, consistent line-up of beers. This year, the brewery celebrates 40 years … Continue reading

September 29, 2020

SHEFFIELD: FROM STEEL CITY TO BEER CITY

Known for its steel production in the 19th century, Sheffield has developed into quite the destination for beer lovers. Some even believe it’s one of the best-kept secrets in the beer … Continue reading

September 7, 2020

THE HISTORY OF PORTER: AN INTERVIEW WITH MARTYN CORNELL

What started as a local beer in London took off and became the world’s first favourite beer, only to disappear and then arise in popularity again. Martyn Cornell is writing … Continue reading

August 18, 2020

BREWERY PROFILE: BREWDOG, UK

Under the motto “craft beer for the people,” cult brand BrewDog is a keystone in the modern craft beer scene. Since 2007, the brewery has steadily grown its business and … Continue reading

August 10, 2020