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British brewers hope to rekindle Russia's love for stout

British brewers have sailed a beer-laden clipper to St Petersburg, retracing a centuries-old trade route.

They hope to rekindle interest in imperial stout - once one of Britain's best-loved exports to Tsarist Russia.

Steve Rosenberg reports.

  • 18 Jun 2011
  • From the section Europe