January, 2013

New Brew House for Purity

« Building work has started on a new brew house for Purity Brewing Co « The new facility will be capable of producing three times the current volume of beer « Bespoke equipment will enable the production of new styles of beer Building work has begun on a new brew house, capable of trebling the […]

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WharfeBank Brewery’s successful bid to brew and sell traditional ales made from Harewood House hops

WharfeBank Brewery has won a long term contract to brew, bottle, sell and distribute beer created from the hops harvested from the grounds of Harewood House. The stately home’s ales will complement WharfeBank’s core product range as the brewery expands its operation into multiple retailers, bottling and export markets. The award winning brewery, situated close […]

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USA launch for draft Skull Splitter Ale

Orkney Brewery’s famous Skull Splitter ale is to set to become available on draft in the USA for the first time ever. The bottled version of the iconic 8.5 per cent brew – named after the seventh Viking Earl of Orkney, Thorfinn Hausakluif – has been one of the most popular Scottish ales in the […]

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Yorkshire brewery reveals winner of pub life competition

A photograph taken in one of Bradford’s most historic pubs has been named as the winner of a pub photography competition organised by one of Yorkshire’s leading craft breweries. The image – featuring Yorkshire musicians The 309s – was taken in The New Beehive in central Bradford by amateur photographer and real ale fan Rob […]

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Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America®

SIBA MEMBERS:  See the SIBA forum on the SMI for the SIBA discount code Largest Industry Gathering for America’s Small and Independent Brewers In Session from March 26-29 in Washington, D.C. WHAT: From March 26-29, America’s small and independent craft brewers will gather in Washington, D.C. for the 30th edition of the Craft Brewers Conference […]

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Ilkley Brewery adds a female touch with new appointments

Yorkshire’s award-winning brew house, Ilkley Brewery, has upped its numbers to 12 with the appointment of three new female members of staff. Harriet Marks becomes the brewery’s first ever brewster (female brewer); Alexa Jennings takes the role of office manager; and Claire Dunne joins the business as credit controller. All three appointments reflect the brewery’s […]

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