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Gold Wins Gold at SIBA East

Brentwood Gold has won the Gold award in its class at SIBA East’s Beer Competition.  It came top in the Bottled British Bitter (up to 4.4%) award and is the East of England region’s champion beer in this category.  The Society of Independent Brewers East (region) Beer Competition was held at Elgoods Brewery in Wisbech earlier this month (September). The brewery […]

Beer Festival Tips

With the Bank Holiday upon us and hopefully some time off to enjoy one or two Beer Festivals taking place this weekend, the brewery team has come up with a few pointers on how to get the most out of your visit. Beer Festival Tips 1.  Drink halves in a pint glass.  You’ll get more of […]

It’s APA

Thank you to everyone who took part in our beer name competition. After careful consideration, the brewery team has decided to keep it simple and to opt for the new Brentwood American Pale Ale to be called exactly that!  APA or American Pale Ale. Everyone who entered the competition will have received a voucher for a free […]

From the Archives

Many thanks to the beer fan who found this photo in the depths of the local archives. Celebrating Brentwood’s Brewing Heritage If you study the photo for long enough, perhaps the faces will begin to look vaguely familiar? Love Beer, Love Brentwood

Brentwood Festival 2018

Brentwood Brewing Company is once again proud to be sponsoring The Brentwood Festival which takes place at The Brentwood Centre the weekend of 13th – 15th July.  You’ll  find us in the real ale and cider marquee. Headliners This year’s headliners include Squeeze, Scouting For Girls and Heather Small, as well as Toploader, Roland Gift of Fine Young Cannibals […]

Beer & Chilli Crisps

As well as a good choice of draught beers on the bar in our Tap Room, we now have some rather tasty crisps to accompany your pint.  Not just any crisps.  These are super special.  They’re Mr Singh’s Chilli Crisps, made by Mr Singh’s Sauce based in the East End of London.  Everyone in the […]

SPA is Launched

Thanks to everyone who came along to the brewery on Saturday to enjoy a few beers and to join us in launching the latest beer in the Brentwood range, SPA, otherwise known as Session Pale Ale. Special thanks go to singer Michelle Ward for getting the party started by performing some toe-tapping, Boogie-inducing tunes and […]

New Beer SPA

SPA Session Pale Ale 4.1% is a perfectly relaxing, refreshing pint with notes of sun-blushed tropical fruits.  In this new beer we’re using Styrian Wolf hops for the first time.  You can expect a relaxing bitterness with an invigorating burst of lemongrass, mango and passionfruit flavours. We’re launching this latest addition to the Brentwood Beer range at our […]

You Are Invited

To Brentwood Brewery on Saturday 24th March for the official launch of SPA Session Pale Ale – the latest new brew in the Brentwood range.    

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,  […]