Follow beer sommelier James Kellow through the history of brewing in south London, from hops and malt to British ales and craft beers.
Ready to sample traditional British ales, learn about barrel aging and the complex brewing process and focus on the flavour notes of today’s craft beers? This is the experience for you. With James’ expert guidance, you’ll train your nose to identify the subtle scents and tastes in beers as you establish your flavour-profile preferences with tasting rounds at Bermondsey’s most exciting and creative breweries and tap rooms.
London craft-beer expert James Kellow runs events and brewery tours for Crate Brewery in Hackney Wick as well as holding tastings under his own brand, Crafty Bar Stars. An accredited member of the Beer Academy (part of the Institute of Brewing & Distilling) and the British Guild of Beer Writers, insider James knows his hops from his malt. In his spare time, you’ll likely find him having a chat over a pint, judging beers (in an official capacity, mind you) and savouring a bit of good cheese.
Taste your way through taprooms, breweries and classic pubs in the historical and modern centre of London’s beer and brewing culture
- 3 hours and 30 minutes
- Start Time
- Tours run between the hours of 12:00 and 16:00
- Call our travel specialists 24/7 on 1 800 464 2040 or contact us to find availability
- Experience location
- You will be meeting James Kellow near Maltby Street Market; we’ll send you the details in your confirmation.