local beer

2nd LocAle & Weinfest

The bi-annual LocAle and Weinfest, held in the Castle grounds, comes round again this year on 17th – 19th June. Organised by the Town Council, this event showcases 7 wine growers from Breisgau and around 20 LocAles sourced from within a radius of 20 miles from the venue. The LocAle tent will be run by Newark CAMRA. The event also offers a full schedule of entertainment. The last event was a sell out and saw glorious weather all weekend. Whilst […]

LocAle & Weinfest beer list 4

The beer menu for Newark’s 1st LocAle and Weinfest is now available. Event held in the Castle grounds, 26th-28th June. Opening times: Friday 6pm – 11pm Saturday 12 – 11pm Sunday 12 – 6pm Free entry, souvenir festival tankards £2 each. BREWSTERS DECADENCE 4.4% BREWSTERS HOPHEAD 3.6% BREWSTERS CHEVAL MORT 4.0% CASTLE ROCK HARVEST PALE 3.8% CASTLE ROCK TRENT BRIDGE 20/20 DOUBLE VISION 4.0% CASTLE ROCK SCREECH OWL 5.5% CATHEDRAL RED IMP 4.3% CATHEDRAL MAGNA CARTA 5.0% CATHEDRAL FESTIVAL ALE […]

1st LocAle & Weinfest this June.

2008/9 sees the 25th anniversary of the very successful twinning link between Newark and the German town of Emmendingen in the Black Forest. Emmendingen is the largest town within the Breisgau wine producing area which contains approximately 30 different wine producers. Each August the fruits of the vine and the labours of the growers are celebrated during the Breisgau Weinfest held in the Market Place and streets of Emmendingen over four evenings. During a visit to the Weinfest in 2006 […]

LocAle: just to clarify

It has become apparent in the recent months that some of our pubs with the LocAle accreditation may not be keeping up their side of the bargain as well as might be expected. Whilst we realise it is not always possible to guarantee having a local brew on offer 100% of the time, there have been a few instances that have come to our notice of accredited pubs not fulfilling the requirement a little too often. So, in return for […]