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Five minutes with Faram's

Simon Miles, Anarchy Brew Co


What’s your favourite hop?

What’s your favourite beer?
KCBC – Superhero Sidekicks

Favourite Food & Beer pairing?
Double IPA & Doner Kebab

Favourite beer destination?
New York City

Favourite pub in the UK?
On a sunny day – The Tyne Bar and when its raining ….. DATBAR (both in Newcastle)

What’s the one item in the brewery you couldn’t live without?
a calculator

Favourite song/album/artist/music to play during a brew day?
80’s pop or 70’s punk

If you weren’t in the brewing industry, what would you be doing?
Arborist (Tree Surgeon – old trade of mine)

Biggest inspiration in brewing?
My Father In Law

What got you into brewing?
Geordie Bitter – a boots homebrew kit in 1986

Favourite beer festival?
Its got to be one of the European ones, ….. Barcelona probably

Favourite interest/hobby outside of brewing?
Motorcycling and travel (combined normally)

What’s the last beer you brewed?
A White Grape Saison

Fuggles or Goldings?

What’s next for Anarchy Brew Co?
Continued growth and more variety

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About Us

Charles Faram has been established as merchants of hops and hop products for over 150 years. The company, which was originally based in  Worcester, now resides in the small hamlet of Newland, situated at the foot of the picturesque Malvern Hills.


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