Archive for September, 2013

Pubpaper 728 – The Cask Report 2013

Posted: 30th September 2013 by santobugtio in Pub Paper, Writing

Last week the Cask Report 2013-14 was released again compiled by the respected beer writer Pete Brown.  This is the seventh year of the report being published and this year is no exception in the fact that it delivers good news for those who like their real ale.  The headline numbers show that cask ale […]

Pubpaper 727 – The Landlord maketh the Pub

Posted: 19th September 2013 by santobugtio in Pub Paper, Writing

There are several things which attract you to a pub and keeps you returning. This is maybe the quality and range of beer on offer, regulars who you get on with, a cracking atmosphere or good live bands on a frequent basis. But for me the biggest draw for a pub is the people who […]

Pubpaper 726 – 3 years and the same old topics remain

Posted: 15th September 2013 by santobugtio in Pub Paper, Writing

Looking at the article history on my computer I realised I have been writing for PubPaper for over three years now on a regular basis.  What surprises me is how many of the same topics I was writing about back then are still in the news now.   The debate over craft beer and its definition, […]

Pubpaper 725 – Good Pub Guide = The Yellow Pages

Posted: 6th September 2013 by santobugtio in Pub Paper, Writing

I’ve left the topic of the Good Pub Guide 2014 until this week so I could present a view which is slightly more informative than 700 words of starred out expletives. For those who don’t know each year this guide is published by Ebury Press, however unlike The Good Beer Guide from CAMRA they charge […]