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Beer My Valentine?

Here at the brewery we say, what better way to declare your love on Valentine’s Day than to say those three little words with Brentwood Beer? We’ve been busy putting together some fabulous beery gift ideas which are sure to win hearts but won’t break the bank.  Valentine’s gift packs cost £9 each and include two bottles […]

Open Day Soon

We hope you can join us for our first Brewery Open Day of the year on Saturday 7th February.  As well as Valentine’s gifts, bottled beer and branded merchandise to tempt you with in the Brewery Shop, there’s the opportunity to take a Brewery Tour for just £10.  Tours run at 11am and 1pm.  Included in the price are two […]

Colchester Winter Ale & Cider Festival

Your Brentwood Beer favourites, Chockwork Orange 6.5% and Marvellous Maple Mild 3.7%, are on the beer list of 120 or so beers from East Anglia, along with real cider and perry.  Belgian beer fans may want to check out draught and bottled beers in the Belgian Bar but we feel they should go for some quality Brentwood Beer too.   Look out […]

Merry Christmas from Brentwood Brewery

Van Kannor – Let’s Celebrate!

After much anticipation we are delighted that our Champagned beer, Van Kannor 7.7% ABV, is ready for you to try.  It’s a very special beer, produced using traditional  Champagning methods, with the run limited to just a 1000 bottles.  Triple fermented with Champagne, beer and wine yeast, hand-turned and riddled, Van Kannor combines gentle fruitiness […]

Real Ale & Health – The Facts

Moderate drinkers (those drinking a couple of pints of relatively low strength ale per day) get sick less than non-beer drinkers.  They are more out going, less stressed, enjoy life more and live longer. A couple of pints a day lowers cholesterol. 31% less likely to have a heart attack, stroke or heart disease (reduces risk […]

It’s Ale Mary

Shenfield Operatic Society’s quest to find a suitable name for the Brentwood Beer they brewed with us to promote their latest production, Sister Act, is over.  The beer is to be called Ale Mary.  A panel of five judges from the society and the brewery unanimously decided on the winning name which was supplied by two competition […]

Ethan’s First Day

Although he’s not exactly the new boy, having been Brentwood Brewing Company’s Assistant Head Brewer, it’s Ethan’s first day in his new role.  Thanks to a handover from Sophie De Ronde following her farewell party at the Brewery on Friday, Ethan won’t have far to look for some useful equipment.  The shovel will come in very handy when […]

Nuns’ Beer Name Competition

The cast of Shenfield Operatic Society’s next production, Sister Act, needs your help.  Those sisters have been brewing it for themselves with help from our former Head Brewer, Sophie de Ronde, creating a real ale celebrating their show at Queen’s Theatre, Hornchurch in February next year. We’re holding a competition to ‘name that beer’.  You must be 18 […]

Good Luck Sophie

It’s Sophie de Ronde’s last day here as Head Brewer and whilst we’re sad to be saying farewell, we’d all like to wish her the best of luck in her new post at Muntons in Stowmarket. Ethan Kannor will be taking over as Head Brewer, having worked with Sophie as Assistant Brewer.  “Sophie’s been a […]

Chockwork Orange Bottles

Ziveli, or Serbian Cheers!

We are delighted to announce that Chockwork Orange has won yet another award. This time it’s a ‘Talk of the Beer Garden’ award from Serbia after wowing visitors to the recent UK Trade & Industry Great British Weekend in Belgrade.  The event, showcasing 30 food and drink producers from the UK, was held in the British Embassy […]