Tag : beer

Society Spotlight: Real Ale Soc

1 year ago / 0 comments

A huge part of freshers, and University in general, is the drinking culture. So it seems fitting to tell all you freshers and refreshers about the Real Ale Society, so that you won’t be stuck having VKs and vodka mixers for the next three years. I reached out to committee … Read More

Joining the Beer Revolution with Brewtown Tours

2 years ago / 0 comments

With Yorkshire slowly on it’s way to becoming the capital of craft beer, Jessica Murray headed out with Brewtown Tours to sample some of the city’s finest brews… I have to start this article with the admission that I literally know nothing about beer. Until very recently my interest in … Read More

IPA And All That – A Memorable History Of Alcohol Part 1

2 years ago / 0 comments

Humanity has always had a drinking problem. From our hunter-gatherer days, to when we settled down to farm and onto the modern day where we produce alcoholic drinks in industrial quantities; consumption of alcohol has defined us socially, culturally, and even religiously. Pinpointing when, or where, our obsession with ethanol … Read More

North Brewing Co. taproom launch

3 years ago / 0 comments

With the end of term rapidly approaching and deadlines passing, we’re all in need of a treat. After too many weeks spent in an overcrowded Hyde Park Pub, it’s time to venture out and try somewhere new. The North Brewing Co is an ideal place for some chilled out end … Read More

Have yourself a merry little Christmas

3 years ago / 0 comments

Christmas is just around the corner, and whether you celebrate it or not you can feel its magic in the air. Millennium Square is lit up by fairy lights and you can enjoy the sound of Christmas carols, a jaunt on the carousel and traditional german food. Just in front … Read More

The Best of Belgian Food

4 years ago / 0 comments

When you think of food and drink in Belgium, things such as waffles, chocolate, mussels, frites and beer will probably spring to mind. Having returned from my year abroad, I can say with absolute certainty these sum up Belgian food and drink perfectly. #1. Waffles – Street vs Restaurant Which … Read More

Top 5 Beer Pubs as rated by The Real Ale Society

4 years ago / 0 comments

Like Beer? The Real Ale Society tell the Gryphon which pubs to visit. 1. The Brudenell – Often has a good selection of cheap beers and also has a lot of live gigs on. With darts, pool tables and snooker, it has been selected by us as Leeds’ best pub. … Read More

Travel | Dublin – A magical escape

4 years ago / 0 comments

If you’re stuck for something to do this summer without spending loads of money, grab your mates, book in to a hostel and spend a week exploring the magical city of Dublin. Its perfect blend of lively nightlife and impressive historical sites is bound to appeal to all student tastes. … Read More

Travel | Prague – The ideal student getaway

5 years ago / 0 comments

Prague. The capital of the Czech Republic, historical capital of bohemia, has a bounty of beauty and history fit to rival other more known European hotspots. Split in two by the River Vlatava, you will wonder what side of the bank to begin your holiday. Will it be in the … Read More

Blogs | Hats Off To These God Damn Christmas markets!

5 years ago / 0 comments

Someone grab me a granddad Christmas jumper! Crack out the mint Baileys! Set me the stuffing! I’ve got to baste me a turkey because… It’s Chriiiiiiistmaaaaaas!!! Well, not yet, but it genuinely feels like Christmas has been settling in throughout the whole of Germany for the past month. I mean, … Read More