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History of Oktoberfest

Munich is the home of Oktoberfest.  The first ever Oktoberfest was held in in 1810 to celebrate the royal marriage of Crown Prince Ludwig, (later King Ludwig I), to Princess Therese of Saxony-Hildburghausen on 12 October. People from Munich and the entire Bavarian region were invited to celebrate.  Festivities were held in fields by the city gates,  […]

Festival Weekend – It’s Here!

The Brentwood Brewery team is geared up for a busy weekend at this year’s Brentwood Festival, where you will find 80 real ales, including Brentwood and Elephant School beers, to keep you refreshed. The latest beer in the Brentwood range, Legacy 4% ABV, a session beer, launches at the Festival.   Head Brewer Ethan Kannor says: […]

The Tap Room

Brentwood Brewery is delighted to announce that following a Twitter poll, the bar in the brewery shop has been named The Tap Room. Almost three quarters of voters chose The Tap Room over three other potential names.  They were The Winchester, The Earl and The Earl’s Head. Thank you to everyone who took part in […]

Smashed It!

The brewery’s team Fragile but Agile smashed it!  Not only did they complete the 13.2 mile Brentwood Half Marathon on Sunday in impressively fast times but they smashed their own fund-raising target of £1,000 as well. The eight-strong team, Holly, Ethan, Hal and Ralph Kannor along with friends, has so far raised more than £1,400 […]

Our Fab Feb DrinkedIn Offers

February Free Points Giveaway & 20% Discount Offer Our free points giveaway this month means members of the brewery’s loyalty reward scheme will receive enough points to enjoy a 20% discount off their beer shopping from the Brewery Shop or online, for one transaction during February.  That works out at one in five beers for […]

Ways to Get More Loyalty Reward Points

Refer a friend to our DrinkedIn loyalty reward scheme and we’ll give you 25 points once they’ve earned 25 points from their own Brentwood Brewery purchases. If you flip your pass by pressing the i button on the bottom right of your pass, then select ‘check for new offers’ you’ll see all the brewery’s available […]

Ye Olde Smack

February Pub of the Month – Ye Olde Smack, Leigh on Sea In its distant past Ye Olde Smack in Leigh on Sea was a hive of smuggling activity.  Reputedly, tunnels running underneath the pub aided smugglers by concealing movement of contraband, arriving in secrecy via the estuary.  Today this historic, traditional Great British pub […]

DrinkedIn

As a benefit to our loyal customers and devoted Brentwood Beer fans, Brentwood Brewery is pleased to introduce its new loyalty reward programme, DrinkedIn. The scheme works on a free app on your mobile phone, rewarding you with a point for every pound you spend on Brentwood Beer online or in the Brewery Shop.  Points […]

Fragile Xmas Fun

A big thank you to everyone who came along to support the brewery’s Christmas Beer Festival on Saturday, to launch Fragile Xmas Ale, enjoy good beer in the company of friends and to raise some funds for the Fragile X Society charity. We would particularly like to thank The Mayor of Brentwood, Cllr Noelle Hones […]

Brentwood Festival 2017

The box office is now open.   Early Bird tickets for next year’s Brentwood Festival went on sale first thing this morning, 1st November and will be available to buy at the early discount price until 31st December or until they sell out. The Brentwood Festival 2017 runs 14 – 16 July at The Brentwood Centre. […]