If you are looking for a present for someone who likes a beer then here are some suggestions.
All of these books can be ordered through your local bookshop or online.
BEER BOOK OF THE YEAR
Unusual Pubs, Refreshment Rooms and Ale Trains by Bob Barton. Halsgrove - £16. read full article »
We all know that December can be an expensive month. The money we spend on the high street buying gifts for our friends and family seems to increase year after year. Not to mention the amount spent on extra food, goodies we would not normally eat during the rest of the year.
This is a simple, satisfying and delicious dish that can be added to depending on what ingredients you have available. The trick is to make sure you know which cut of beef to use. I would ask the butcher for beef shin to create a stew that is rich, melt in the mouth and bursting with read full article »