Posts Tagged ‘Wendy Pike’

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 […]

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 […]

Pub of the Month The Fox & Goose

Anyone heading to the Fox and Goose at Cooksmill Green on the A414 between Ongar and Chelmsford will at some point have to confront a perplexing question. With so many food and beverage options on the menu, deciding what to order in the face of so much choice is bound to be taxing. The good […]

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 […]

February Pub – The Hutton Junction

  The Hutton Junction – Pub of the Month February 2016 With St Valentine’s and Leap Year Days approaching, thoughts will be turning to romance throughout February. Publicans of The Hutton Junction, Len and Lyn Mitchell, celebrated their Ruby Wedding Anniversary last year.  So we feel the brewery’s Pub of the Month is a particularly […]

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 […]

Brussels & Beer

The perfect beer to accompany Christmas Brussels Sprouts is – drum roll please – our Lumberjack 5.2% ABV.  It’s official  – we just discovered this erstwhile unknown phenomenon on Twitter. “As accolades go, this is a pretty big one.  We are honoured that Lumberjack is hailed as the best beer to enjoy with Brussels.  We’ve been […]

Pub of the Month – The Forresters Arms

As the preparations for Christmas ramp up, our choice for Pub of the Month is a place you can enjoy a festive lunchtime menu with friends.  Equally you could escape to this off the beaten track hostelry, avoid more gift shopping and opt for a thirst quenching pint of Brentwood Beer and a gourmet burger and […]

Ale-Klahoma! Beer is Here

Photo left to right:  Suzanne Gunn, Ian Southgate, Michelle Mitchell, Roland Kannor, Tracy Richardson, David Cormack and Kerry Cooke. Ale-Klahoma! – the Brentwood Beer created to celebrate Shenfield Operatic Society’s latest production, Oklahoma! – is now available in bottles from The Brewery Shop. This special brew will also be raising funds for Hornchurch-based First Step, with […]

Pub of the Month

We’ve been working with Britain’s Beer Alliance on the There’s a Beer for That campaign, to match some of our award-winning Brentwood beers with popular dishes from around the World.  It got us thinking about some amazing ale and fine food matches much closer to home in pubs around the borough and nearby. Our pick of the […]