Brewery

Chirper at Kings Head, Ongar

The beer brewed with us at Brentwood Brewery by Ongar Dads from Chipping Ongar Primary School Association (COPSA), is now available on draught at The Kings Head in Ongar. The Beer, Chipping Chirper 5.2% ABV, was launched at The Kings Head on Friday 23rd July where it will be available on draught for one month. […]

Marathon Achievement

It was the hottest day of the year so far and Brighton, it turns out, is much hillier than you might imagine but that didn’t stop the brewery’s team Fragile but Agile from completing this year’s Brighton Marathon.  Their fatigue, cramps and muscle injuries, not to mention the blisters were all well worth it.  The team’s fundraising […]

Bon Voyage Mike

As Assistant Brewer Mike Holmes sets sail on a new career in the Royal Navy, the Brentwood Brewery team has had to bid him Bon Voyage. Mike has worked at the brewery for 7 years.  His thoughts: What he’ll miss most –  everyone and brewing! Fondest memory – is of watching the brewery team make a video for George […]

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 […]

December Opening Times

The Brewery Shop and Bar will be open in December, Tuesday – Friday 10.30am to 4.30pm.  Find us next to Calcott Hall Farm Shop off Ongar Road, Pilgrims Hatch.  Why not pop in for pint?  We always have two draught real ales on the bar.  Plus barrels of award-winning Brentwood Beer.  For December weekend opening […]

Elephant Invasion Beer Festival

Happy to Help SNAP

Taking a break from playtime, little Oakley Kannor, aged two, has been helping his Dad, Ethan, with some important Brentwood Brewery business as the pair presented a cheque to Warley-based children’s charity SNAP (Special Needs and Parents). The donation totalling £200 was achieved through the generosity of visitors to Brentwood Brewery’s 10th anniversary celebrations, the […]

Pubs in Bloom 2016

Skip finds, re-used and up-cycled into planters and flowers grown from seeds collected last year, combined with creative flair and attentive nurturing make The Essex Arms’ pub garden a lush, colourful courtyard oasis, and the winner of this year’s Brentwood Pubs in Bloom competition. “We’re elated to have won. We’re passionate about our local community […]

Doing The Chockwork Walk?

Chockwork Orange fans this is for you … It’s long been noted by the brewery team that Chockwork fans adopt a bold, determined walk, often with some urgency, fixing their eyes on one particular cask and homing in on it without hesitation or deviation of route, even from a considerable distance away.  That cask and […]

Legacy Ready for Flashback Fest

Local craftsman Andy Webb, a commercial woodcarver, is more used to taking on projects for high profile clients including royal palaces and castles but a recent commission from Brentwood Brewing Company means his latest work will end up a stone’s throw from his Pilgrims Hatch workshop.   A new beer created to celebrate Brentwood Brewery’s […]