Posts Tagged "krispy"

Tuesday Night Pic 28

Tuesday Night Pic 28

Photo’s from the opening night at Peterborough Beer Festival; beers, people, food, band! Follow Karl who runs the official Pboro Beer festival twitter on @PBF2012.  Or me, Krispy, on @dartsbeerscheer.  Don’t forget the mobile app if you’re visiting the festival, all the beers, and voting too!

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Opening Tuesday Night at the Pboro Beer festival

Opening Tuesday Night at the Pboro Beer festival

What a great first night at the embankment site last night, for a great opening evening at the beerfest. I managed to arrive bang on the 5.30pm opening – I had to be at work so missed the 2 hour trade session.  I hear it was a busy trade session, and as the evening progressed, it felt to me like numbers were certainly up on the last couple of years – and people were able to sit outside and enjoy some sun (on and off!).  Still even...

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Mobile Beer App – Bottled Beers added to the Database

Mobile Beer App – Bottled Beers added to the Database

I’ve done my final v5 upgrade to the Peterborough Beer Festival Mobile App – adding all the 162 “world” bottled beers that the festival lists as on the order list (not all make it, so don’t pin your hopes on a specific beer). Just like with the draught ales, you can either just see a big list, or find bottles by brewery, country, listed in strength order, or just search the names and descriptions. The main menu has...

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Special Preview Tour; Sun, Staff, Beers and Good Cheer!

Special Preview Tour; Sun, Staff, Beers and Good Cheer!

Sometimes I’m a lucky bugger!  I’ll admit it – but maybe it’s true, you make your own luck.   Well me banging on about beer and the local Peterborough beer festival has definitely seen me get lucky, as the local CAMRA branch invited me along today (Sat 18th, 3 days before the official opening night), to get a bit of a preview tour around the site – thanks to Karl Simpson and Steve Williams. The sun really had...

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Krispy Honoured; A Beer Festival Judge!

Krispy Honoured; A Beer Festival Judge!

I had some amazing news yesterday – that I am being invited to go and be a guest judge at this year’s beerfest! I know that every year the festival chooses the best of the best from each beer style (standard bitters, premium bitters, stout & porters, specialist, strong/barley wine, milds etc), and a champion beer of the festival across the entire range. Well this year I’ll be one of the team helping to pick those...

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This is a small website dedicated to the 39th Peterborough Beer Festival , 23 - 27th August 2016.

Beerfest Mobile App - CLICK HERE.

Thanks to the dedicated people of CAMRA and the Peterborough branch, it's one of THE real ale events of the year.


About Me

I'm "Krispy". Webmaster, software developer (Java, WordPress and PHP, working in Peterborough), real ale fan (been going to the Pboro Beer Festival for the last 28 years!), and part time beer writer. Starting to get a small reputation as a half decent home brewer, and I write about beer on my beer blog. Catch me on twitter at; @krispybeer