Beer history

Envisaging Specialist Beer Shrines

“[Beer importer Chris Longman] believes the market is still growing and that good foreign beers deserve a place alongside British real ale. He also envisages a time when there may be pubs just stocking specialist beers: ‘I know of one in Belgium that has over 600 kinds. An absolute nightmare to stock, I agree, but it’s become a place of pilgrimage.'”

From an article by Jill Adam, What’s Brewing, March 1986