Here's a little preview of what our Camden Lock Market bar is going to look like... just add a couple of friendly barmen and a whole lot of beer! We'll be serving up Hells, Pale and Ink on draft plus a selection of take-away treat such as Hells Can Fridge Packs and the elusive Beer 2013 Tripel, right from this our pop-up stall slap bang in the Middle Yard of the Lock Market.
Forget Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Panic Buy Sunday and all that rubbish, what you really need to get your Christmas shopping sorted is the chance to do it outside, in the fresh air, away from the crowds and with a pint of beer in hand. That's why next week, our mobile, market stall bar is popping up at Camden Lock Market for their People's Republic of Christmas event.
Some of you might already know that an early Christmas present we bought a shiny new piece of kit for the brewhouse: a hop gun. The name under sells it; this beast is more like a hop bazooka, a huge silver rocketship that we can load with hops and circulate beer through it. What this does is allows us to pick up all the best hop flavour and aroma and get it to stick in the beer more effectively than just chucking the hops in a tank.
We were looking back over we've brewed in 2013 and got to thinking, what did you guys like best? What should we brew again next year and did we miss anything out that you'd like to see us make? Here's a little recap of all the one offs and special beers this past year, just incase too many heavy 'tasting' sessions have hampered your memory...