Malin Norman

BEER WRITER | CERTIFIED BEER SOMMELIER | BEER JUDGE

Category Archives: Blog

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

BEER TRAILS: COMBINING WILDERNESS AND DELICIOUS BREWS

Many beer lovers want to experience the joy of the outdoors and also enjoy a well-deserved beer at a welcoming brewery or cosy pub at the journey’s end. Take a … Continue reading

July 20, 2020

BREWERY PROFILE: BROOKLYN BREWERY, USA

Brooklyn Brewery is one of America’s top 20 breweries and its beer is available in more than 30 countries. What made it a success? It seems to be a combination … Continue reading

July 6, 2020

AMERICAN CRAFT BEER: THE EAST COAST

Moving from the sunny west in our recent USA feature, we’re turning our gaze right across the country; to the East Coast, which is also home to the hazy, juicy … Continue reading

June 22, 2020

AMERICAN CRAFT BEER: THE WEST COAST

Following on from the interview with the Brewers Association a few weeks ago, we will dig a bit deeper into the US craft beer scene with the help from a … Continue reading

May 25, 2020

AMERICAN CRAFT BEER: PIONEERING, DIVERSE AND INNOVATIVE

The American craft beer market is an inspiration to brewers and beer lovers around the world. In order to better understand its characteristics, we have talked to Lotte Peplow, American … Continue reading

April 28, 2020

STRONG SUPPORT IN THE BEER COMMUNITY

The hospitality industry has been hit hard by the coronavirus. Pubs, bars, breweries and taprooms are struggling when most people have to stay at home. However, there are glimmers of … Continue reading

April 15, 2020

BEER INSPIRATION WHEN PUBS ARE CLOSED

There are a lot of good sources of inspiration available to dive into when pubs and bars are closed. Here, we share some highlights by award-winning beer writers. They cover … Continue reading

March 30, 2020