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Katie Wiles

Katie Wiles

Morrison's draught: help or hindrance?

Morrison's draught: help or hindrance?

Katie Wiles examines how Morrison's decision to sell draught beer from one of itsYorkshire stores has shaken the beer industry, and what middle ground can be found between brewers, pubs, bottle shops and consumers.

Added: Wednesday, November 22nd 2017

Katie Wiles

Skal! Exploring the best beers of Iceland

Skal! Exploring the best beers of Iceland

Finding beer in Iceland is not easy. The country introduced prohibition of all alcohol in 1915 and beer didn't become legal again until 1989. Beer in supermarkets is less than 3% alcohol and costs around £8 a half litre. Stronger beer can be bought only from state liquor stores and will set you back £6.40 a bottle. But despite all the problems, a number of new small breweries have sprung up to produce beer with flavour and character

Added: Saturday, November 11th 2017