Sheffield CAMRA – Breweries we have known

In 1975, when the Sheffield Branch of CAMRA was founded, the City of Sheffield had four large and long-established breweries; Stones Cannon Brewery (1865), Wards Sheaf (1896), Whitbread Exchange (1851) and the often-forgotten Hope Brewery on Claywheels Lane (1939). Almost 45 years later, none of these remain. However, we have 23 functioning brewing companies. Each … Continue reading Sheffield CAMRA – Breweries we have known

Brewery Bits

Recent new beer releases from the Brewery of St Mars of the Desert (SMOD) in Attercliffe include “Leavy Greave”, a 7.7% New England Double IPA and “Triple”, an 8.2% Belgian style golden triple. Blue Bee Brewery have celebrated their 600th brew by producing a 7.3% mosaic single hopped Brut IPA.