Bigger in UK beer

UK craft brewer Freeminer is preparing for a bigger role in UK beer next year with an investment that doubles its capacity. The brewery supplies the Co-operative Group with its Gold Miner and Honey Ale beers, as well as a bottle conditioned ale in Morrisons.

The Nun's clothes

Blue Nun has linked up with Clothes Show Live, which takes place at the NEC Birmingham from 1 to 6 December, in the form of a makeover bar and sampling stand. It is targeting its core consumer of image-conscious young females.

Red nose in winter

Batemans Rosey Nosey is back for winter. The 4.9% abv rich-tasting beer has full malt character and a generous hop flavour.