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Jo C’s pulls off an Olympic-style clean sweep!

Jo C's pulls off an Olympic-style clean sweep! 2016 has started fantastically for me, and I had three reasons to be cheerful after attending the recent Norwich Beer Festival Awards at The Hostry in the city's Cathedral. Even my most optimistic expectations were surpassed when I learned I had landed an Olympic [...]

By | 2017-06-27T09:27:56+00:00 February 2nd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Jo C’s pulls off an Olympic-style clean sweep!

Stout Robin brings seasonal cheer for fans of Jo C’s!

Stout Robin brings seasonal cheer for fans of Jo C's! People are constantly asking me if I'm planning to add to my range of ales, so this Christmas I decided to brew a 'limited edition' seasonal special in the shape of Stout Robin, just to prove I'm more than a three-trick pony! [...]

By | 2017-06-27T09:27:56+00:00 January 5th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Stout Robin brings seasonal cheer for fans of Jo C’s!

More great press for Jo C’s!

More great press for Jo C's! Jo C's really is getting some great coverage of late, but you know you're making the right kind of splash when you're featured in Harper's Bazaar magazine. I was lucky enough to meet up for lunch with HB writer Caroline Lewis during her recent fact-finding mission [...]

By | 2017-06-27T09:27:56+00:00 November 20th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on More great press for Jo C’s!

An alewive’s tale in all the right Places and Faces!

An alewive's tale in all the right Places and Faces! I had the pleasure of being interviewed by the lovely Andy Newman from Places & Faces, the lifestyle magazine for Norfolk and Suffolk recently. Andy popped in to the brewery to ask me how I got started in the brewing industry and [...]

By | 2017-06-27T09:27:56+00:00 November 10th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on An alewive’s tale in all the right Places and Faces!

Another double for Jo C’s!

Another double for Jo C's! I was delighted to receive two more accolades for my ales at this year's Norwich Beer Festival. For the second year in a row my Norfolk Kiwi won gold in the 'Bitter' category, with my Bitter Old Bustard winning silver in the 'Best Bitter' category. The Norwich [...]

By | 2017-06-27T09:27:56+00:00 October 25th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Another double for Jo C’s!

So sorry England… but well done the All Blacks!

So sorry England... but well done the All Blacks! Even though I'm married to a Kiwi I obviously wanted England to win the Rugby World Cup, but it just wasn't to be. But at least my other half was happy, and so were my children Lily and Max who both have dual [...]

By | 2017-06-27T09:27:56+00:00 October 25th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on So sorry England… but well done the All Blacks!

Jo C’s at night – a blogger’s delight!

Jo C's at night - a blogger's delight! Beer bloggers are becoming increasingly influential, so I was thrilled to get such a nice write-up from Cambridge-based Jeremy Springall, a Guest Editor for Craft Beer Advocate. Jeremy, a scientist by trade, is a real craft ale enthusiast who is dedicated to hunting down [...]

By | 2017-06-27T09:27:56+00:00 September 20th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Jo C’s at night – a blogger’s delight!

Blown away by the North Norfolk Food & Drink Festival experience… literally!

Blown away by the North Norfolk Food & Drink Festival experience... literally! This year's North Norfolk Food & Drink Festival at Holkham was the best yet, with everybody being moved to the Walled Garden due to the refurbishments taking place elsewhere on the estate. It was a fantastic setting and I understand [...]

By | 2017-06-27T09:27:56+00:00 September 10th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Blown away by the North Norfolk Food & Drink Festival experience… literally!

It’s official – a pint of Jo C’s aids recovery after a long walk!

It's official - a pint of Jo C's aids recovery after a long walk! There's nothing more we look forward to after a long weekend hike to blow away the cobwebs from the night before than a rejuvenating pint in the pub at the end of the journey. What could be better [...]

By | 2017-06-27T09:27:56+00:00 July 10th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on It’s official – a pint of Jo C’s aids recovery after a long walk!

Doing my bit for charity – Jo C’s features in Norfolk’s Own Cook Book

Doing my bit for charity - Jo C's features in Norfolk's Own Cook Book I was really thrilled when I was asked to provide a recipe for Norfolk's very own cook book, 'Everything Stops for Tea', which is the brainchild of the lovely Mary Kemp, Vanessa Scott and Melinda Raker. All the [...]

By | 2017-06-27T09:27:56+00:00 June 5th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Doing my bit for charity – Jo C’s features in Norfolk’s Own Cook Book