You have to feel sorry for the postman that delivers to Camra's St Albans headquarters. Its members' monthly organ, What's Brewing, has never had such a weighty mailbag. When Greene King IPA won gold in the bitter category and silver overall in the organisation's annual beer awards, a debate was sparked which goes right to the heart of whether licensees make the most of the beer they sell.
|The pub has as much influence on quality as the brewer… so pick a pub that knows how to look after real ale|
|Greene King's IPA won the bitter category in Camra's annual beer awards… and they may never hear the last of it|