Posts Tagged ‘Essex’

Fragile Xmas Fun

A big thank you to everyone who came along to support the brewery’s Christmas Beer Festival on Saturday, to launch Fragile Xmas Ale, enjoy good beer in the company of friends and to raise some funds for the Fragile X Society charity. We would particularly like to thank The Mayor of Brentwood, Cllr Noelle Hones […]

Fragile Xmas Ale

Fragile Xmas Ale is a Brentwood charity collaboration beer that has X-factor: Brentwood Brewery is raising awareness of Fragile X Syndrome, a genetic condition which is the most common inherited cause of learning disability, with a special brew, Fragile Xmas Ale 4.3% ABV. This Brentwood beer will also be raising funds for the Essex-based national […]

Pub of the Month The Fatling

With such a bubbly manager, Sandy Castle, at the helm and her hand-picked, sociable team, a warm welcome and a bit of banter are guaranteed when you step inside The Fatling on Hornchurch High Street. “We are a proper traditional pub. We have live music three times a week. “We do anything and everything we […]

Brentwood Festival 2017

The box office is now open.   Early Bird tickets for next year’s Brentwood Festival went on sale first thing this morning, 1st November and will be available to buy at the early discount price until 31st December or until they sell out. The Brentwood Festival 2017 runs 14 – 16 July at The Brentwood Centre. […]

British Pub Week 2016

If excuses are ever needed to visit a pub, here’s an ideal one.  Everyone’s being encouraged to visit their local during British Pub Week, which runs from today, 28th October to 5th November. The event is being held to celebrate one of the nation’s finest and much loved institutions, the Great British pub, and to […]

Pub of the Month The Castle

The Castle at Great Leighs may be famous for being entwined with a spooky legend about a witch, as well as other ghostly tales, but more recently the country pub restaurant has been earning a good reputation for its hearty, seasonal menu and friendly service. “Good, quality, home-cooked British food is obviously paramount but we […]

Elephant Invasion Mammoth Success

The Elephant Invasion Beer Festival was such a mammoth success, with more than a hundred real ale fans enjoying the event, that Brentwood Brewery is planning another beer festival on Saturday December 10th. The brewery would like to thank everyone who came along to the Elephant Invasion Beer Festival on Saturday, especially The Mayor of […]

March Pub – The Hare

Our March/Easter Pub of the Month is an easy choice. We’ve picked a giant Easter Bunny, a short hop away in Roxwell … It’s The Hare.  This country pub and restaurant is managed by General Manager Craig Sunter, whose career has taken him to New England, USA to a top country inn, French hotels for […]

Recipe: Sausage Cobbler & Lumberjack

This recipe was devised by The Hutton Junction’s Head Chef David White, who has created a tasty, warming Sausage Cobbler using sausages (from Oliver’s Butchers) marinated in Brentwood Brewery’s Lumberjack beer.  Whilst The Hutton Junction hopes you’ll visit the pub to enjoy David’s special dish, (it’s on the specials board, costing £10.75. when available)  they […]

January Pub of the Month – The Eagle

The kitchen at The Eagle in Kelvedon Hatch must be a busy place indeed as all the tempting pies, puddings and dishes on the menu are homemade on the premises by chefs Luc and Sue. “The Eagle is a traditional pub with a friendly atmosphere that serves delicious, freshly cooked, traditional food,” says Landlord of 13 […]