Great British Beer Festival @ Olympia Grand

Great British Beer Festival @ Olympia Grand

Britain’s biggest beer festival returns to Olympia Grand.

You had better arrive thirsty; with over 900 real ales, ciders, perries and international beers to try, the Great British Beer Festival has something for everyone and to suit every taste.

Many of Britain’s most recognisable breweries will run their own bars at the event, including Charles Wells, Fuller’s, St Austell and Wadworth. You’ll also have the chance to sample foreign beers with the very best from Belgium, Germany, Italy and beyond. Pub snacks and traditional games will break up the guzzling as you can snack on treats from the festival stalls including Crusty Pie Company, Pipers Crisps and Truckle Cheese.

If you’re looking for a little enlightenment, the tutored tastings will allow you to not only sample a selection of beers but also gain an insight into the diverse world of real ale and cider.

Organised by CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ale) – Campaigning for real ale, pubs & drinkers’ rights since 1971

11 Aug 2015 to 15 Aug 2015

Tue: 17:00 – 22:30
Wed: 12:00 – 22:30
Thu: 12:00 – 22:30
Fri: 12:00 – 22:30
Sat: 11:00 – 19:00

Tickets can be bought HERE

Craft cocktails for £5 @ The Angel Inn, Highgate

The Angel Inn’Cocktails new craft cocktails are embracing the ingredients of a realistic British summer: tea, gin and hand-crafted fruit cordial. And the best part is that from 6pm-close on Sundays and 4-7pm Monday through Wednesday, they’re only a fiver each.

Their British Gin Mojito – a mix of gin, lime and elderflower cordial with grapefruit bitters.
Fancy a Strawberry Blonde? It’s gin, rhubarb & ginger cordial and rhubarb liqueur with bitters and Ceylon Orange Pekoe tea.
Or, if vodka’s your poison, try a Dusk – vodka, white peach and cold brewed jasmine green tea with peach bitters and lemon.

Pubs & Bars – lovely way to spend a sunny afternoon!

Pubs & Bars –  lovely way to spend a sunny afternoon!

Pubs & Bar places with nice outside Spaces

A selection of Crouch End pubs to choose from includes The Maynard Arms, Queens Pub & Dining Room, The Railway Tavern and St James.

In Muswell Hill you could try Alexandra Palace Bar and Kitchen, where you can sit under a parasol and take in the London views, Clissold Arms, The John Baird, The Maid of Muswell, The Raglan or The Village.