Time flies when you’re having rum!

While other people are thinking love, we’re thinking rum and really bad puns! New to Berries, Beans & Beer in 2018 will be a selection of 15 rums with ginger ale, cola and coconut water to mix to your liking. Rums are produced in various grades. Light rums are commonly used in cocktails, whereas “golden”…

Very sorry

Very sorry folks but not feeling too brilliant today so I’m afraid the Taproom won’t be open tonight.

Dearly beerloved,

It’s nearly Taproom opening time so here’s all the news from Beer Watch. New on keg we have our chocolate dipped strawberry inspired beer, Excentrique Chocolat Fraise Noir. If you missed it on cask last week (it flew out), make sure you try it on keg before it’s gone. Lemon SMASH is on cask with…

Berries, Beans & Beer Music Big News!

We are pushing ahead with Berries, Beans & Beer (Crewe Heritage Centre, 27th and 28th April) and here’s the all important live music news! Friday night we’re delighted to have Sway with us. You’ll have seen Andy Gilbert doing a mini version on a #FirstyFriday but with a big stage and no grumpy neighbours they’re…

A huuuuuuge weekend lies this way!

Whether it’s a quiet drink Thursday, some great tunes on Friday or some giggles Saturday then we’re the place to be this weekend! We open Thursday at 5pm with 2 cask beers, 6 keg beers and lager, 2 ciders, a packed wine list and a well stocked spirits line up with loads of gin, rums,…

Moving On

The jungle drums are beating loudly round Crewe, so let’s talk about the future. 21st May 2003 I moved to Scotland with my partner and took over Failford Inn, later adding Windie Goat Brewery – winner of numerous beer awards and we made the final 4 of CAMRA National Pub Of The Year.  I love…

Burns Night Scottish Shenanigans

Before I descended on Crewe I spent 7 years in Scotland running a pub and we always did a huge Burns’ Supper; the haggis was piped in, it was formally addressed, there was a toast to the lassies, the reply to the toast to the lassies and the immortal memory.  It was a lot of…

The calm before the storm!

We made it! We’ve got the #FridayFeeling have got the Taproom and Bar all tidied up and back together and opened up last night. We are back today 5 – 10pm and same on Saturday. We’ve some new things on the bar alongside cask and keg beers and ciders. The gin list is currently at…