Posts Tagged ‘Elephant School Brewing’

Tryanuary Themed Winter Beer Festival

January sunshine, a comprehensive real ale menu and the chance to sample new beers had visitors flocking to Brentwood Brewery’s Winter Beer & Food Festival (Saturday 18th January). Aimed at encouraging real ale fans to try something new in the new year, the theme of the festival was Tryanuary. Something new and certainly different was […]

The Drunkest Showman Panto

‘Awesome’, ‘epic’ and ‘huge fun’ is the verdict on Brentwood Brewing Company’s second annual pantomime, The Drunkest Showman, which took place at the brewery’s Christmas Beer Festival (Saturday 7th December). To encourage donations to local children’s charity SNAP, members of the brewery team, family and friends who comprised the cast, entertained festival goers with an […]

Fabulous Oktoberfest

The attraction of Bavarian and Brentwood beer, German themed food and OomPah music led to a well-attended Oktoberfest and a ‘sehr gut’ event for Brentwood Brewery in partnership with Brentwood/Landkreis Roth Town Twinning Association. “We were happy to see so many visitors to the brewery for Oktoberfest, enjoying the relaxed, fun vibe. The weather was kind to […]

Mustangs, Music & Beer

Brentwood Brewery’s Summer Beer Festival wasn’t all just about the beer this time. A visit from members of the British and Belgian Mustang Societies created a spectacle for festival goers to enjoy too – the sight of 30 highly polished Ford Mustangs parked outside the brewery. The Mustang owners took a mini tour of the […]

Farewell Dean

We’re all going to miss Brewery Manager Dean Beckwith’s cheerful smile when he leaves us today (Friday 1st February) for pastures new. When he first joined the team he made our beer deliveries and we named him Dean the Dray.  Since changing roles to Brewery Manager, he’s made sure our production schedules and stock level […]

Tryanuary Fun

At Brentwood Brewery’s Tryanuary event, festival goers embraced the chance to try something different.  Visitors enthusiastically supped new beer styles and flavours, tasted a variety of game fare and took part in some zany brewery World Record challenges. The idea behind the beer festival was to encourage people to try or experience something for the […]

Our Ale Refreshes Festivalgoers & Stars

On the hottest of nights at this year’s three-day Brentwood Festival it was Brentwood Beer that helped to refresh and hydrate thousands of festival-goers as well as Sunday’s headline acts, Toploader and Scouting for Girls.  A bottle of Brentwood Gold was raised to toast the crowds as Scouting for Girls’ frontman Roy Stride paid tribute […]

Silver & Gold at SIBA Beer Awards

Brentwood Brewery is celebrating after scooping a national Silver and three regional Gold awards at this year’s prestigious Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) Independent Beer Awards. Organised by SIBA and judged by brewers and industry experts, it was Elephant School Brewing’s Mallowphant 4.8%, brewed in Brentwood, that took the national Silver award in the Keg […]

Beer Festival Saturday

We’ve been finalising arrangements for our Christmas Beer Festival which is this Saturday, 9th December 10.30am – 5pm. Music Shenfield Operatic Society will be joining us at Brentwood Brewery from 10.45 – 11.45am to sing some Christmas Carols and perhaps a rendition of The Twelve Beers of Christmas? In the afternoon we have musical entertainment […]

Prost! Oktoberfest

Three guest brewers from Germany were made to feel quite at home when they visited Brentwood Brewery for Oktoberfest, with some festival goers wearing traditional Bavarian costume, Oktoberfest drinking songs and oompah music playing in the background and Bratwurst on sale from the brewery’s snack van, Beer Grylls. Following an arduous fifteen and a half […]