Cyclic Beer Farm: Barcelona’s mixed fermentation brewery
Cyclic Beer Farm was founded in 2016 by Alberto Coromina and Joshua Wheeler in Barcelona, focusing on mixed fermentation beer and sourcing ingredients from a nearby family farm.
Holy Goat: funky Scotland
Johnny Horn, the founder and brewer of Holy Goat Brewing in Dundee, Scotland, defines his focus as "experimental mixed-fermentation" beers. The Beer Idiots interviewed him...
Ood Bruin Fest ’22 – What’s a Flanders red ale?
What is Flanders red ale? We were at the `t Verzet's Ood Bruin Fest in Kortrijk, Belgium to taste the many varieties of the style, which has evolved in many branches (and sometimes even oak leaves) from the early days when Rodenbach developed the style ( also known as Flemish red-brown).
Bellwoods: Toronto’s king of sour
Luke Pestl, who in 2012 co-founded Bellwoods in Toronto, Canada, talks about starting the brewery in the early days of Ontario's craft beer scene. With...
Métaphore: Czech brewery’s rise to the top
Jiří Sládek of Métaphore in Prague, Czech Republic talks to the Beer Idiots about the quiet rise of his microbrewery, which is currently rated...
Stroom: craft and art
Set along a waterway/canal of the Scheldt river, Stroom was founded by American Farrell Styers and Belgian Carl Uytterhaeghe in Gent, Belgium and began...
Pink Boots Society: empowering women in beer
Karolina Simal, Linda van Loon and Hélène Spitaels talk about the reason behind Pink Boots Europe and the need to empower more women in the beer sector.
Belghik: Brew day Fantôme and ‘t Hofbrouwerijke
BelgHik pioneers Dany Prignon of Brasserie Fantôme in Soy and Jef Goetelen of ‘t Hofbrouwerijke in Beerzel brewed together on 29 July.
Belgian Beer Weekend: blessing the beer
Belgian Beer Weekend is upon us, with the Belgian Brewers association paying tribute to Belgian Brewers Day and Saint Arnould, the patron saint of...
Visit a beer museum
Belgian beer culture was recognised as an Intangible Cultural Heritage in November 2016 by UNESCO…something we already knew as Belgians. This year, 2022, is...