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Deborah O’Donoghue is a British-Irish writer who has lived in the UK, France and Belgium. She has travelled all over the world and worked in car body repairs, in the best fish ‘n’ chip shop in Brighton, and been a gopher in a comedy club, as well as a teacher. She’s a past winner of the Commonwealth Broadcasting Association Short Story Prize. Her début novel, Sea of Bones, was published by Legend Press in 2019 and comes out in Germany in 2021. Follow Deborah on Twitter and Instagram.

10 December 2021

6 Unmissable local craft beers to try in Leuven

In the heart of Leuven just off the Grote Markt, sits a little shop called Leuven Leisure, where the friendly folk at Beer Hop await. With names that […]
19 November 2021

Germany and Belgium are the big winners of the European Beer Star Awards 2021

At the European Beer Star 2021, more than 120 international beer experts awarded 213 beers with gold, silver and bronze during a two-day blind tasting. A total […]
17 November 2021

You can only drink this beer on the 86th floor of the Empire State Building

There’s a new experience many are now rushing to have at the top of the Empire State Building: having a glass of beer. But it’s not […]
29 October 2021

Duvel celebrates its 150th anniversary with an iconic-shaped bottle

Belgium’s Duvel Moortgat Brewery is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year with the release of a special brew called Duvel Distilled. The commemorative bottle will have […]
25 October 2021

This app tells you where and when to drink the cheapest beer

Drinking a beer with your friends has been a tradition for ages. Whether it’s after a hard week worth of work to release the tension, during […]
6 September 2021

A brief history of Oktoberfest

It’s finally September, which means that the Oktoberfest should be upon us. Unfortunately, even this year, the German government has announced that the beer festival will […]
5 August 2021
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This Finnish beer gets brewed with goose poo

When you live in Belgium and love the taste of a good, fresh beer, it’s like you’re in heaven already. The number of Belgian breweries is […]
2 August 2021

10 Belgian beers you need to try

Belgium is where the increasingly popular small-batch beer scene began and is a must visit for any true beer lover. The small nation takes their brews […]
30 July 2021

Discover the Dubuisson Beerstorium in Belgium

The Dubuisson Brewery prides itself on being Wallonia’s oldest brewery that is still in operation and claims to be one of the most authentic and innovative. […]
29 July 2021

Bourgogne des Flandres: House of Flemish beer blending tradition

For any beer lover, a trip to the Belgian city of Bruges is a must. Specifically, a trip to the Brewery Bourgogne des Flandres, to sample […]
14 July 2021

Bourgogne des Flandres brewery revives the rich tradition of genever in Bruges

In 2015, the Bourgogne des Flandres brasserie returned to the very heart of Bruges, after a 58 year absence. Today, the brewery aims to carry on […]
2 July 2021

Discover the best beers the North of France has to offer during the Route du Malt

Beers, beers, beers! Oh, how we like them. Whether it is in combination with a hearty recipe and in front of a roaring fire during the […]
16 June 2021

In this Dutch bar you can tap 68 beers all by yourself

When you think of beer, the Netherlands are probably not the first country that pops into your head. After all, Belgium remains the number one beer […]
2 June 2021

A Harry Potter-themed Butterbeer bar is set to open in New York

Since the first book came out in 1997, people all over the world have been obsessed with Harry Potter. Even J.K. Rowling herself couldn’t have been […]
31 May 2021

Monks at Belgium’s Grimbergen Abbey are brewing beer again after 223 years

At Grimbergen Abbey, just outside of Brussels in Flemish Brabant, the monks have begun brewing beer on the premises again after 223 years, and are even […]
14 May 2021

Queen Elizabeth launches her own beer

Queen Elizabeth II has launched her own brand of beer, which is brewed with organic barley grown on the grounds of her beautiful royal estate at […]
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