Category Archives: CAMRA

Liverpool Pubs 2014

As 2015 begins I thought I’d just put up a quick note on my pubs of the year for 2014. Just mine. No votes. No ‘keg only’. Best Beer Quality – Dispensary – Quality ales guaranteed, which is no mean … Continue reading

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CAMRA what’s the problem with beer festivals?

This year Liverpool CAMRA held a beer festival and as ever it was brilliant. Loads of beer, the wonderful crypt location – (almost) beneath the Metropolitan Cathedral, fab music and lots of very happy customers. It was as good as … Continue reading

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Welsh Border Trip

Today we are off on a trip around the Welsh Borders bouncing around the A5 between Chirk and Llangollen. Taking in a couple of breweries – Offa’s Dyke Brewery at Trefonen & Llangollen Brewery and a few pubs. What exactly … Continue reading

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Dizzying Footy and Ale Choice

In the Dispensary for the Liverpool v Fulham game. At half time I’ve watched some dizzying football ball from Coutinho, Suarez and Sturridge and been spoilt by the cask beer choice here today includes: Tiny Rebel: Chtch Titanic: Plum Porter … Continue reading

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Further Pints

So that was the first pint – in the Ship – out of the way. A bit uninspiring but always good to try new stuff – It could be your new favourite thing! After the Ship it was time to … Continue reading

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First Scrawlinghome Pint

First pint since setting up the Scrawling Home blog page… a new one for me – A Lord Kitchener IPA (5.5%) by Mr Grundy’s Brewery, Derby. In the (in)famous Ship & Mitre on Dale St, Liverpool

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Love Writing & Drinking

Okay, so I love writing. I love my ale. And the occasional vino tinto too. So how to combine it? Well bugger me if the WordPress name ‘ScrawlingHome’ wasn’t available! (it was) So I’ll use this for bits and bobs … Continue reading

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