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Roaster of the Week

Roaster of the Week – Frazer’s Coffee Roasters

Who are Frazer’s? Based in Sheffield, Frazer’s Coffee Roasters began in 2014 with a keen focus on quality, fresh and great tasting coffee. Sounds good so far right… They are big suppliers within the local Sheffield area, supplying cafes, restaurants and offices with their high quality roasts. What I like about the roaster’s specifically is […]

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Brew and Bean Directory

Brew By Numbers – 05 | India Pale Ale – West Coast 2020

05 IPA – West Coast 2020 is one of BBNo’s latest brews, part of the double header released alongside East Coast 2020. Branding: Clean and crisp, as expected from BBNo. Great simplicity. ABV, ingredients and beer style very clear and like the 5 point rating for their core elements (Malt, Hops, Bitterness etc). Black and […]

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Brew and Bean Brewery of the week

Brewery of the Week – Full Circle Brew Co.

Who are Full Circle? Located in Hoults Yard, Newcastle, Full Circle are the most recent addition to the vibrant craft beer scene in the North-East. Set-up less than a year ago, the brewery has already established itself locally with one of the UK’s finest taprooms and during the lockdown period, nationally with their great core […]

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Brew and Bean Brewery Q&A

Meet the brewer – Horsforth Brewery

Yorkshire’s Hidden Gem Yorkshire is a region of the UK, known for its beer production in recent years. Some of the country’s finest beers come from the likes of Brass Castle in the north, Docks to the east, Abbeydale, the south and many more, but the most understated one of the lot, is the fantastic […]

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Roaster of the Week

Roaster of the Week – Red Bank Coffee

Who are Red Bank? Red Bank Coffee are a coffee roaster based in Coniston, Lake District. A small batch independent roaster, they have won numerous national awards for their coffee and their Penny Rock, Mountain Rescue and Suke Quto coffees have all received Great Taste Awards from The Guild of Fine Food. “Red Bank is […]

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Music Reviews

Track of the Day – Will I Ever Love Again

George Hughes has released his debut track Will I Ever Love Again? It’s a lockdown triumph, with a “Cinammon” folk line running through the track. You can’t help but tap your feet to this and I’m struggling to get it off repeat! Big working from home vibes and I like this a lot. Leeds based […]

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Brew and Bean Brewery of the week

Brewery of the Week – Abyss Brewing

Who are Abyss? Abyss Brewing are an independent brewery on the south coast of England, about 20 miles away from Brighton. The brewery make hop-forward, on trend beers with a belting core range established featuring hazy IPAs and some quirky offerings. Throughout lockdown they have been brewing several new beers, selling locally in 1 litre […]

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Brew and Bean

Top 5 Alcohol Free IPAs 2020

I must point out before you read on – I will never write a review of beer, coffee or music unless I’ve drank or listened to it. That might seem obvious, but some people will just aimlessly write the popular opinion and get a load of web visits and hits. That isn’t what we’re here […]

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Booze Views Brew and Bean

Booze Views – Docks Beers

Grimsby. A town known for the Mighty Mariners, some of the finest fish and chips in the UK and that Elton John song, has long been the forgotten town of the North. Over the last two years or so though, one institution flying the flag for the North Lincolnshire town is Docks Beers, an innovative […]

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Brew and Bean Brewery of the week

Brewery of the Week – Tooth & Claw

Who are Tooth & Claw? Taken straight from their own website Tooth & Claw is a collective of Cameron’s Brewery employees that are dedicated to producing a range of innovative beer styles. Brewing as part of the Cameron’s brand, the guys at Tooth & Claw have one remit, to find new beer flavour combinations and […]