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Pubtrotters Pubcast #14 – Lockdown Inn 5 – Cloudy water, head educating & pubs are open, well, the garden ones

Cloudy Water, Head educating & pubs are open, the garden ones

On 14th April, Nick was joined, solo, by the incredible and brilliant Joanne, founder and Head Educator of Love Beer Learning, for a classic chat about beer and pubs. We discussed about the pubs reopening (obviously), how cloudwater pissed of the beer hipster (us) and even touched on being a sneaky hop smeller.

Below, you can find links to all the beer, breweries, pubs and items we discussed in the podcast.

Pub of the monthwe hope to go back to soon

Joanne’s choice: The Thomas Tallis, Canterbury, UK

Pub News

  1. Cloudwater in Tesco
  2. BBC film reopening of pubs with man drinking a Corona

Pubs/Drinks/Venues/Paraphernalia mentioned in podcast

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Pubtrotters Pubcast #13 – Lockdown Inn 4 – Pathway, Japan & light bulbs in jam jars

The ‘pathway back’, Japan & light bulbs in jam jars

On 21st February, Nick was joined by co-host newbie Cen and special guest Aaron Carter, the Landlord of The Albert pub in Hitchin to discuss the pathway back to pubs reopening, pub scene in Japan and classic light bulbs in jam jars.

Below, you can find links to all the beer, breweries, pubs and items we discussed in the podcast.

Pubs of the monthwe hope to go back to soon

Aarons Choice: Adam & Eve, North London UK

Nicks Choice: The Old Fountain, East London UK

Cens Choice: Tenby Harbour Brewery Taproom, Tenby UK

Pub News

  1. SA Brains sell pubs to Marstons
  2. The Drop Bear Brewery CoThe ITV video
  3. Lancashire’s oldest pub with ‘secret tower’

Pubs/Drinks/Venues/Paraphernalia mentioned in podcast

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Pubtrotters Pubcast #12 – Lockdown Inn 3 – Scampi Fries, Oily Johnnies & Campaign for Pubs

On 27th November, Bryn & Nick were incredibly lucky to record a podcast with former MP, Pub Champion and Campaign Director of Campaign for Pubs Greg Mulholland and Chair of Campaign for Pubs and licensee of The Swan, The Slip Inn and Volunteer Arms, Paul Crossman.

We discussed all the important issues including the impact on wet lead pubs in the current pandemic, what you can do to support your local and pubs across the country as well as what they all bought for their first alcoholic drink when they were younger. Including all the usual features, such as Pub news and Pub of the month, go ahead and give us a listen, whilst you can find links to all drinks and pubs mentioned below.

Pubs of the month

Paul’s choice: The Blue Bell, York

Bryn’s choice: Vaulty Towers, Central London

Nick’s choice: The Bull, Hertfordshire

Paul’s choice: ‘All of them’ – Cop out

Mentioned drinks & breweries

Pubs/Venues/Paraphernalia

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Pubtrotters Pubcast #11 – Lockdown Inn 2 – A Craft Beer Channel

Biere D’or, Emus & a channel full of beer (2 parts)

On 29th July, Nick and Niall got together digitally to talk about Emu’s, recruitment and what pubs they’re looking forward to going back to.

This is 2 parter, due to the conversation that transpired, we did not want to leave out any of the chat with Jonny from Craft Beer Channel.

Below, you can find links to all the beer, breweries, pubs and items we discussed.

The pubcast pt1 – also available on Spotify, Itunes, Deezer and all your favourite podcast streaming services.
The pubcast pt2 – also available on Spotify, Itunes, Deezer and all your favourite podcast streaming services.
How to buy Craft beer

Beers of the month:

Nialls choice: Hazy Sunrise NE IPA – Brouwerij Kees, Middelburg, Netherlands

Nick’s choice: Steady Rolling Man – Deya Brewing, Cheltenham, UK

Pubs of the month – we hope to go back to soon πŸ™‚

Nicks Choice: Faltering Fullback, North London, UK

Nialls Choice: Rose and Crown, South London, UK

Guest Facts

Jonnys favourite pub: Southampton Arms, North London, UK

Jonnys first bought beer: Biere D’or, France

Pubs/Beers/Venues/Paraphernalia

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Pubtrotters Pubcast #10 – Lockdown Inn

Social distancing, drinking & Trotting

On 2nd May the Sonia, Mark & Nick got together digitally to catch up about what they’ve been doing whilst the pubs are having to stay closed due to Covid19. We talk, beer deliveries, how to support your local, as well as the regular beer & pub of the month and beer or pub news.

Below, you can find links to all the beer, breweries, pubs and items we discussed.

The pubcast – also available on Spotify, Itunes, Deezer and all your favourite podcast streaming services.

Beers of the month:

Marks choice: Duecebox – Fourpure, South London, UK

Nick’s choice: Funk Dungeon, Heavy nettle saison – Abbeydale Brewery, Sheffield, UK

Sonia’s choice: Orange Gose – Pohjala Brewery, Tallin, Estonia

Pubs of the month

Sonia’s choice: Hope and Ruin, Brighton

Marks choice: Three Johns, North London

Nick’s choice: The Bull, Hitchin

Beer Lovers Corner (all 3 of us)

Mark’s choice: Pannkakstarta Sour – Stockholm Brewing, Stockholm, Sweden

Nick’s choice: Undercurrent – Siren brewery, Reading, UK

Sonia’s choice: Wallbanger Witbier – Pressure Drop, North London, UK

Other beers & breweries

Pubs/Venues/Paraphernalia

Special Covid19 shout outs!

Beer & Pub News

Nick: Punters caught hidden in cupboards

Mark: New friends living in pub together

Sonia: Beer for bin men and women

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Pubtrotters Pubcast #8 – Hammerton Brewery Tap Room – 5th Birthday!

Mad squirrels, sexist beer & 5th birthdays

Back in August 2019 (yes, just like back to the future), this months hosts, Nick and Mark, were graciously invited to Hammerton Breweries 5th Birthday, joined in Beer and Pub Lovers Corner by Hammerton Brewery Founder and Owner Lee. As well as a cheeky interview with UK liaison for Stone & Wood Brewing Pat.

Below, you can find links to all the beer, breweries, pubs and items we discussed in our 8th episode.

The pubcast – also available on Spotify, Itunes, Deezer and all your favourite podcast streaming services.

Beers of the month:

Marks choice: Juice Springsteen – Alphabet Brewing

Nick’s choice: Roadkill IPA – Mad Squirrel Brewing

Pubs of the month

Marks choice: Red Hand, East London

Nick’s choice: The Red Cow, Harpenden, Hertfordshire


Beer Lovers Corner

Panama Creature – Hammerton Brewery

Pubtrotters Social – July

Dean Swift, South London


Pubs/Venues/Paraphernalia

Beer & Pub News

Nick: Really old yest!

Mark: Sexist beer names

Nick 2: Watching sports in pubs for year and a half

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Pubtrotters Pubcast #9 – Brick Brewery Tap Room

This month, we are back, after a large hiatus, of decision making, moving houses (both Nick and Roxy have moved) and generally being busy. This month, Nick is joined again by Mark and in spirit by Niall (sadly cancelled last minute, due to illness. PS We are aware we missed #8, its coming out in Jan, this one just talks a bit about Xmas.

SAD NEWS

Roxy, has sadly decided to leave the Pubtrotters Pubcast team, as she has gone on to continue her amazing professional career and contnue her studies. We wish Roxy all the best and hopefully she can join us again in the future sometime. Thank you Roxy for all you’ve done to get pubcast going. We love you x

The hosts gathered, banging at the gate at Brick Brewery Taproom, in Peckham Rye. In this podcast we talked Birthdays, engagements, anniversarys and Millenials. This week we are joined in Beer and Pub lovers corner by Founder and Owner of Brick Brewery Ian.

Below the pubcast you can find links to all the beer, breweries, pubs and items we discussed in our 9th episode. The pubcast – also available on Spotify, Itunes, Deezer and all your favourite podcast streaming services.

Enjoy

Beers of the month:

Marks choice: Garden Ale No. 2 – The Pig

Nick’s choice: Cereal Milkshake IPANorthern Monk

Beer Lovers Corner (5 of them), all Brick Brewery

  • Helles
  • Pilsner
  • Session IPA
  • Strawberry and Cucumber Sour
  • Stolen Stout (taste like Christmas)

All beers can be found here or in the taproom

The other beers & brewerys

Pubs/Venues/Companies

Beer & Pub News

Nick:Long name pub, next to short name pub

Mark: Β£82000 on beer in our lifetime

Niall: Milkman (person) now delivers beer too

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Pubtrotters Pubcast #7 – Brew By Numbers (Peckham Barrel Store)

It has been a while!! We’ve both been moving house! We have finally got some dates booked in foor new pubcasts. In meantime we have 2 pubcasts for you recorded earlier this year, enjoy the 1st one from July 2019….

Nick Pubtrotters

In our 2ND JULY EPISODE (thats right we did two, because we love it so much), Pubtrotters Pubcast were at the wonderful Brew by Numbers brewery Peckham Barrel Store taproom underneath Peckham Rye arches. This month, Roxy is joined by fellow pubtrotters Niall and Sonia (Sonia’s first time), Nick can’t make it, as you’ll hear, he was off playing Mario Kart.

The hosts gathered, as usual, at early doors and discussed pineapple curry (not recommended), how Italians drink more beer than Brits and a useful, not so useful beer map. In Beer lovers corner we were joined by Floris, who is the Head of all retail at Brew by Numbers and shares his experties and love of warm beer with us.

Below the pubcast you can find links to all the beer, breweries, pubs and items we discussed in our 7th episode. The pubcast – also available on Spotify, Itunes, Deezer and all your favourite podcast streaming services.

Beers of the month:

Roxy’s choice:Β  Pacific AleStone and Wood, Byron Bay, Australia

Niall’s choice: Tropical DeluxeHowling Hops, East London, UK

Sonia’s choice: Seta Special – Birrificio Rurale, Milan, Italy

Beer Lovers Corner

Purper: Barrel-aged Buckwheat Grisette – Nevel brewery, Nijmegen, Netherlands

The rest

Pubs/Venues/Companies

Beer & Pub News

Roxy:Β Cheap beer tube map

Sonia: UK beer consumption has fallen by a 3rd, but gone up by 500% in Italy – this was a collection of statistics, so this link takes you to an article on beer consumption in different countries.

Niall: Area 51 and Bud Light collaboration

Pubtrotters Pubcast #6 – The Exmouth Arms

In our July episode (on a Sunday!) we were live, in a fairly central London pub, The Exmouth Arms. Nick and Roxy are joined by occasional pubtrotter and Nick’s better half, Helen.

A pub in which, Nick and Helen have been to on a few occasions, but for Roxy, a first time, we discuss beer memories, beer and pubs from Canada, Liverpool, Wales and we attempt to tackle feminism in the beer world. Then, in Beer Lovers Corner they are joined by member of staff Jo, where we discuss her journey into the beer world from the wine world, her first ever beer (and Helens) and reasons to go to The Exmouth Arms.

A huge thank you to Jo and Helen for taking part.

Below you can find links to all the beer, breweries, pubs and items we discussed in our 6th episode.

The pubcast – also available on Spotify, Itunes, Deezer and all your favourite podcast streaming services

Beers of the month:

Roxy’s choice: Batch 22 Pale Ale, Bone Machine Brew Co, Pocklington, East Yorkshire

Nick’s choice: SA Gold, Brains, Cardiff

Helen’s choice: Wu Gang Chops The Tree – Foraged Herb Hefeweizen 3.8% – Pressure Drop, North London

The rest

Beer Lovers Corner

State of Mind, Session IPA, 4.4% ABV – Collective Arts

Pubs/Venues/Companies

Pubtrotters Pubcast #5 – Manor of Walworth

In our June episode, the Pubtrotters Pubcast find themselves in the opposite side of London from last month – Walworth to be exact. In Nick’s absence, Roxy is joined in the Manor of Walworth by two guest hosts: fellow Pubtrotters Laura and Niall.

In this month’s podcast, the team have a go at creating their own jingles, discuss the best summer pubs of London and beer-making monks. Later, they are joined by Brian from the Manor of Walworth, talking about the pub, how it’s a younger venue than it may appear, and of course, his earliest memories of beer and pubs.

A huge thank you to Brian for taking part.

Below you can find links to all the beer, breweries, pubs and items we discussed in the 5th episode.

Episode 5, also available on all major podcast streaming services

Beers of the month

Laura’s Choice: Mini Strawberry Milkshake, Wander Beyond Brewing

Niall’s Choice: Mother Kelly’s IPA, collaboration with North Brewing

Roxy’s Choice: Salted liquorice Raspberry Sour, Cool Head Brew

The rest

Beer Lovers’ Corner

Pubtrotters Monthly Trip

Sadly we didn’t manage to get a live pub interview from our Pubtrotters trip, but in May we ventured to the brightly coloured The Lord Nelson, in Southwark, London.

Pubs/Venues/Companies 

London Summer Pubs

Miscellaneous & News

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