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Cask Ale Week

Brentwood Brewing Company will be celebrating Cask Ale Week from 25th September to 5th October , a nationwide event aimed at promoting beer, Britain’s national drink. On Saturday 4th October, the brewery will be holding its usual open day from 1030am to 3.30pm.  Visitors are welcome to take a tour of the brewery, enjoy a pint of […]

The OMG 'Troop' Prepare for Charity Trek

OMG – They’re Off

We’d like to wish Gary Middlehurst and his OMG ‘Troop’ from The Bricklayers Arms at Stondon Massey the very best of luck as they set off today for Arnhem on their charity trek. Raising money for Help for Heroes and The Parachute Regiment Charity, the group will yomp across Belgium and Holland.  They’ll cross the […]

The Merchant is Open!

Roland, Ethan and Ralph Kannor of Brentwood Brewing Company,  joined by The Earl of Brentwood, were delighted to be invited along to the launch of The Merchant pub. Formerly the Litten Tree, the pub in Brentwood High Street has undergone a huge make-over.  It re-opened with a champagne reception for invited guests last night, re-named The Merchant. […]

‘Van Kannor’

So the time has come for a Celebration Ale! This year saw the birth of the first Kannor grandson and so with this, we had a good excuse for creating an extraordinary beer. Today, 12th September, is the brew day….   ‘Van Kannor’ was commissioned to Head Brewer Sophie de Ronde by the Kannor family to […]

Cheers for Chockwork

Members of Walsall Camra visited us at the weekend to present the brewery, with a Beer of the Festival 2014 award for Chockwork Orange. Presenting Head Brewer Sophie de Ronde with a framed certificate, Chairman April Reece said:  “Chockwork Orange went down really well at the festival.  Everyone was given a voting form to vote for […]

Everyone’s A Bloom Winner

The brewery team would like to congratulate all 18 pubs who took part in our Brentwood in Bloom Pubs Competition. We are delighted to announce this year’s joint winners are The Hutton Junction, Hutton and The Essex Arms, Warley Hill. Our thanks go to independent judges Robert Gunn of Burnt Oak Consulting and Keith Petty, horticultural guru of […]

The White Hart Inn, Margaretting Tye

The White Hart Inn, Margaretting Tye has entered our Brentwood in Bloom Pubs Competition. Sister pub to The Star Inn at Ingatestone, the gardens here are also planted out and maintained by John Pitman. We’d like to wish owner Liz Haines, Manager Lucy Sullivan and all the team the very best of luck in the […]

The Star Inn in Bloom

The Star Inn, Ingatestone has entered our Brentwood in Bloom Pubs Competition. The pub is lucky to have a friend in John Pitman who plants up the garden, feeds, waters and maintains it too. We’d like to wish owner Liz Haines, Manager Ellen Speers and all the team at The Star Inn the best of […]

The Plough in Bloom

The Plough in Mountnessing has entered our Brentwood in Bloom Pubs Competition. Using structural plants, sticking to shades of green and simplicity of design, this contemporary outdoor space oozes chic. We’d like to wish Landlord Idris and team the best of luck in the competition. Winners will be announced at Brentwood Brewery on Thursday.

The Eagle and Child, Shenfield

The Eagle and Child in Shenfield has entered our Brentwood in Bloom Pubs Competition. Landlord Jerry Harris has been at the pub 13 years.  He’s been planting out and maintaining the garden along with his colourful hanging baskets for probably as many years he says. We’d like to wish Jerry and team the very best of […]