Posts Tagged ‘Essex’

The White Horse – Beer Festival

On May Bank Holiday Weekend, The White Horse at Coxtie Green, our Brewery Tap, is holding a Beer Festival.  A variety of real ales will be on offer, including some popular Brentwood Beers.  Also there’s a BBQ plus lots of live music. The event will be raising money for The British Heart Foundation. The music […]

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 […]

Dragons & Ales

Dragons may have been few but the flags of St George were flying, hundreds of beer fans came and of course there was an unending supply of quality, draught Brentwood Beer.  Thanks to everyone who came along to Brentwood Brewery on Saturday for our St George’s Beer Festival.  It was fun wasn’t it?     […]

The Olde Trout Tavern

Southend-on-Sea – Pub of the Month Landlord John Murray and his wife Chrissy have been welcoming guests to The Olde Trout Tavern in Southend-on-Sea, since they refurbished and re- opened the pub five years ago. “We opened it because we couldn’t find anywhere to have a nice, quiet drink, particularly for the more mature people […]

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 […]

Smashed It!

The brewery’s team Fragile but Agile smashed it!  Not only did they complete the 13.2 mile Brentwood Half Marathon on Sunday in impressively fast times but they smashed their own fund-raising target of £1,000 as well. The eight-strong team, Holly, Ethan, Hal and Ralph Kannor along with friends, has so far raised more than £1,400 […]

St George’s Beer Festival

Save the date In honour of England’s Patron Saint and to celebrate St George’s Day (a day early),  the brewery’s first Beer Festival of 2017 will be on Saturday 22nd April 10.30am – 5pm. All beer will be £2 per pint and a good range of Brentwood and Elephant School beers will be available.  Hurrah […]

Top Day Out

If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to be a brewer for the day, let one of our happy Brewery Experience Day customers, Ian Challis, tell you about it.  He visited the brewery last week: “I just wanted to drop you a line to thank you and your team for a great day yesterday. […]

Ye Olde Smack

February Pub of the Month – Ye Olde Smack, Leigh on Sea In its distant past Ye Olde Smack in Leigh on Sea was a hive of smuggling activity.  Reputedly, tunnels running underneath the pub aided smugglers by concealing movement of contraband, arriving in secrecy via the estuary.  Today this historic, traditional Great British pub […]