Like many brewers, Steel City had something of a hiatus during lockdown, being as draught accounts for 90% of our output. However, the opportunity was taken to increase small-pack production, with several bottles being released and more excitingly our first cans. The Shakespeare-led supercollab Collabracadabra was the first beer to be released in can, and … Continue reading Steel City Brewing
Neepsend Brew Co has been shut and not trading through most of the Covid-19 lockdown but are in their new brewery and preparing to be up and running again. Next week sees beer available to the trade, coinciding with some pubs reopening, but the big news is that Neepsend beer is now available in cans … Continue reading Neepsend Brew Co
Here at Abbeydale Brewery, despite challenges to our business and putting in place substantial changes to overcome them, we are doing everything we can to retain a sense of familiarity in the “new normal” we all need to learn to live with. Our brewteam haven’t stopped throughout the lockdown period – although we did quieten … Continue reading Abbeydale Brewery
The brewery at the Dronfield Arms, originally set up as Hopjacker, is currently out of use and available to rent. If you’re a professional brewer looking at setting up your own business and looking for an already set up premises and kit this could be an opportunity for you! Contact is the owner, Chris Sinclair, … Continue reading Beery bits and bobs
Grizzly Grains had arranged to do a collaboration brew with Heeley City Farm for their fundraising beer festival, which of course got cancelled due to the Coronavirus restrictions. However they went ahead and brewed the beer anyway and have bottled it to drink at home! The beer is Belgian inspired and brewed with tons of … Continue reading Grizzly Grains Brewing
Stancill have launched a new 5% IPA, “Amazona” which they promise offers a citrus explosion. It is available alongside their other beers in 5 litre bag-in-box to order online for home delivery.
Sheffield-based Abbeydale Brewery are just days away from releasing their much-loved flagship beer, Moonshine, in can – having adapted their business significantly due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis. Brewery director Dan Baxter says of the release “Whilst it has always been a long-term ambition of ours of offer Moonshine in small pack, the present crisis has … Continue reading Abbeydale Moonshine in cans!
Those that are missing the “Fuggle Friday” brewery tap room openings during the Coronavirus lock down were pleased when on Friday 17 April a trial of a Friday takeaway session took place – so much so it proved that popular the brewery ran out of takeout containers! This is now to be a regular thing, … Continue reading Fuggle Bunny Brewhouse
Our online shop is still operational, we’ve added minikegs, and are now offering free delivery in Sheffield for all orders over £25. We’re also keen to support pubs where we are able of course, and are running an initiative where all people who place an order over £40 are encouraged to tell us the local … Continue reading Abbeydale Brewery
This month we are kitting out our brand new bottling plant and we are extremely excited to give the bottles a home of their own! The ‘container’ is situated right next door to the Brewery itself, behind The Wisewood Inn. The demand for our bottled beer has been better than we could ever have hoped … Continue reading Loxley Brewery