Good news, bad news

We’ve got the bar set and ready to rumble but we are only open Friday and Saturday 5 – 10pm this week. Thursday opening will return next week, apologies for any inconvenience caused. Any other changes to our opening dates can be seen in our newsletter here, they are all positive to the end of…

Have you heard? Beer launch party this Saturday!

We are so looking forward to this weekend! After a crazy busy #FirstyFriday we’ve loads of new beers coming on for our #OffbeatTaproom open hours and on Saturday we launch two new beers; one on keg and one on cask. 8 of our beer lines will be loaded with fabulous Offbeat beers (something for everyone…

#FirstyFriday tomorrow!

It’s a bit later than I intended to write this but it is #FirstyFriday tomorrow and we’ve a great night ahead with live music from Burt’s Gone Buskin’. They’ll be on stage about 8pm to 10pm. We have changed our opening times for tomorrow – we will be open from 4pm to 11pm and also…

Newsletter

As promised, here’s our newsletter with gigs, events and opening times for the next three months. Loads going on as usual! All events at the brewery are free entry. More information to follow about #FirstyFriday tomorrow. Click here to open the PDF. Michelle x

Planning & Chaos, Chaos & Planning

We are in the middle of a huge planning phase for the next few months and where better to do your planning than by a toasty wood fire with a pint to hand? We are aware of flaws in our setup, we’ve had a bit of a bad run of it this year with flooding…

Crazy week lies ahead…

As it stands on Monday we’re boiling up and transferring to the fermenter our new kettle sour, Peculiar Pomegranate and bottling up some Out Of Step IPA. Then Tuesday we’re brewing up a kind of unplanned big hoppy IPA maybe double IPA with Gage from BeerMenus – we’ll see how it goes on the day!…

Wonder Woman seeks Etta?!

Or brewer and bar keep seeks right hand man or woman.  It’s reached the point where I need another pair of hands for a few hours each week and if you’ve an interest in craft beer, artisan gin and providing great levels of customer service then I have some work for you.  Reliable, trustworthy with…

#ISBF4 brews

Today’s a collaboration brewday for the Independent Salford Beer Festival #ISBF4 and I’ve spent the day brewing up a double IPA with Stuart from North Riding Brewery. I love getting involved with this beer festival, Jim is a great friend and passionate about beers and brewing. Im honoured to be on his invitees list although…

#StillBrewing Gin and Beer this week

Have you seen our gin list? We’ve currently got a grand total of 50 with 32 on our Gin Thing menu and an extra 18 on our #StillBrewing menu – this is our focus in September and October, gins and beers from the same people. All our gins are served in copa balloon glasses with…

Indiegogo

We raised just over £1700 from our Indiegogo fund raising which is a great help and has reduced a chunk of the bill for the drain repairs.  It’s holding up well, a great job done and it’s been a relief to get back to brewing, the comeback beer of Porangi NZ Pale has gone really…