Wychwood Brewery Tour 2007

The very first brewery tour that the Oxford Brewers Group undertook was at Wychwood Brewery in Witney. We were toured round by the second brewer who was very willing to show us areas not on the usual tour (including their lab). It was a very interesting trip to see the Wychwood Brewery and the Brakespear…Continue reading Wychwood Brewery Tour 2007

Cotswold Brewing Company Tour

The Oxford Brewers Group visited the Cotswold Brewing Company in August 2009. Richard Keene made everyone welcome and we had a great chat about what we, as home brewers get up to, and how this differs to his work. One of the reasons for visiting the Cotswold Brewing Company was that they specialise in brewing…Continue reading Cotswold Brewing Company Tour

Taste & Swap 2009

The 2009 Oxford Brewers Group Taste & Swap event saw us meeting once again at Marston Scout Hut with an informative talk by Tim Hampson, a local beer writer and member of the beer writers guild. Members brought a good selection of various beers along to try. [AFG_gallery id=’6′]

Taste & Swap 2010

Below are a few pictures from the 2010 Taste & Swap meeting in central Oxford. We had a good turn out, and the group carried out a comparison brew. Eric Byers formulated a mild recipe which we all then adjusted the yeast used. This varied from spontaneous fermentation, through ale yeasts through to blends using…Continue reading Taste & Swap 2010