IPA day

Prepare for IPA Day 2017!

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Thursday August 3rd is International IPA Day and to celebrate, we are proud to be part of the Newark CAMRA IPA Trail, which runs from Friday 28th July until Sunday 6th August, giving you plenty of time to complete the beery trek! We’ve some crackers for you to sample this year, with two IPAs being available on the bar at any one time. Some of these are powerful brews, so please treat with respect and enjoy the trail. Almasty (Shiremoor, …

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IPA Trail 2016

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Please join us in celebrating International IPA Day 2016 on the 4th August with the Newark CAMRA IPA Trail, which starts tomorrow (29th July) running through to the 7th August. This year, as usual, we have some crackers lined up for you, including a collaboration between Imperial and Steel City of Sheffield and Reptilian Cervesa Artesenal from Spain. Also noteworthy are Staggeringly Good, as we have some of their first cask beer since opening their new brewery a couple of …

IPA Trail – Final list.

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Here’s the final list for the upcoming Newark CAMRA IPA Trail, which starts on the 31st July. Blue Bee (Sheffield) – Complex (Red Rye IPA) 6.0% Brick (London) – Blenheim Black (Black IPA) 5.1% Isca (Holcombe, Devon) – D’Artic (Black IPA) 6.0% North Riding Brewpub (Scarborough, N. Yorks) – V.A.T.S. (American IPA) 6.1% Rocket Science (Yate, Gloucs) – Io (American IPA) 7.0% Shiny (Derby) – Award (American IPA) 6.0% Totally Brewed (Nottingham) – Kuruji The Demon Ninja (Black IPA) 5.2% We …

Countdown to IPA Day

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Here’s our initial lineup for the 3rd Newark CAMRA IPA Trail, which starts on July 31st  and runs until the 9th August, encompassing International IPA Day which is on Thursday, August 6th. We have managed to secure some Io from Rocket Science, a beer as rare as the atmosphere of Io itself, so don’t miss it! Initial IPA menu is as follows: Rocket Science (Yate, Gloucs) – Io (American IPA) 7.0% North Riding Brewpub (Scarborough, N. Yorks) – V.A.T.S. (American IPA) …

#IPAday – It’s International IPA Day!

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It’s International IPA Day! And to celebrate in style, Just Beer is taking part in Newark CAMRA’s 1st IPA Trail. Expect an eclectic selection of IPA styles at Just Beer – three on the bar at all times during the Trail, which runs from today through to Sunday 4th (stocks permitting!). To kick off today, we will be featuring a North Riding/Revolutions collaboration brew, Punch the Clock. Brewed at the North Riding Hotel in Scarborough, this 7.8% is an American …

IPA Day – What is IPA?

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Gearing up for International IPA day on August 1st and, in particular, the first ever Newark CAMRA IPA Trail which runs from August 1st-4th, it has been surprising how many people have asked the question ‘What is IPA?’ There have been many, many thousands of words written about this classic beer style over the years and we’re not about to cover the subject here, but this Wiki article will give you a good backgound history of the style. It is …

IPA Trail list finalised.

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Just Beer’s list for the upcoming Newark CAMRA IPA Trail has been finalised and is as follows: Brewhouse & Kitchen (Portsmouth) – Black Swan Black IPA 5.7% Double Top (Worksop) – IPA 5.5% Geeves (Barnsley) – Fully Laden IPA 6% Hamelsworde (Hemsworth) – Cherokee American IPA 6% North Riding/Revolutions collaboration (Scarborough) – Punch the Clock Double IPA 7.8% Maypole (Eakring) – Red Eye Red IPA 5.2% Three IPAs will be on the bar throughout the trail, stocks permitting. Hope you …

Don’t forget International IPADay!

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Tomorrow sees the second ever International IPAday and you can be assured we will have a good choice at Just Beer! From tomorrow we will be serving: Sadler’s (Windsor Castle Brewery) from Stourbridge, West Mids, Red IPA at 5.7%, described as “Grapefruit, pine and toffee in the aroma. Hoppy and sweet taste with a fairly strong bitterness and notes of pine, grapefruit and peach.” From Stringer’s in Ulverston, Cumbria, we have Paint It Black IPA at a mere 5.5% which …