• Fiona MacEachern of Loch Lomond Brewery receives award from SIBA trustee Tuggy Delap.

Highland Brewing Co takes top award

Host of producers recognised in Scottish competition ORKNEY’S Highland Brewing Company has triumphed at what’s been described as Scotland’s “most fiercely fought beer contest”. The brewery,...

The only way is Essex for CAMRA

Mighty Oak named Champion Beer of Britain at last week's Earl's Court festival AN Essex ale was last week named the UK's finest by the...

Balance is key to Christmas ale sales

Brewers say the right range of quality product can pay off this season WITH the Christmas lights switched on in town centres across Scotland, the...

Keg makers put Best feet forward

New brands and fresh marketing activity boosting ale category MUCH has been made of the progress of cask ale in recent years, but how are...

Time for a fly Speyside brew

A SPEYSIDE brewery has named its latest beer after a famous salmon fishing fly. Findhorn Killer – a red India Pale Ale from...

Ale can drive tourism traffic, brewers say

SCOTLAND’S famous whisky distilleries have long been one of the main drivers of tourism traffic to these shores. Now there are hopes the country’s burgeoning...

Is cask flavour of the month?

Category continues to attract new drinkers, brewers say BEER has been big in the on-trade in recent years; and while much of the focus has...

Scottish beers will be at the races

TWELVE Scots breweries are set to invade a quintessentially English event this weekend (October 5 and 6) in a joint effort to raise the...

Consumers take cover with new promotion

THE firm behind Lambrini Cider is giving consumers the chance to claim a branded umbrella as part of a new autumn marketing campaign for...

CAMRA keeps heat on ministers over duty

Mass lobby staged at Westminster as fight for beer tax review continues MORE than a thousand publicans, brewers and beer drinkers were due to descend...