Breweries

Dartmoor Brewery

Dartmoor Brewery unveils major extension

The £400k extension, part-funded by the South West Growth Fund, includes an expansion of production space and a new state-of-the-art boiler system integral to the brewing process. Dartmoor Brewery is projecting a growth curve which will see beer production doubling within the next four years, facilitated by the new extension. The extension increases the floor space of the brewery complex by 40%, and provides additional storage and processing space, ensuring “grain to glass” quality control and beer consistency. The improved infrastructure also ensures on-going compliance with the brewing industry SALSA quality scheme, within which Dartmoor Brewery has recently achieved compliance. Richard [...]

Brewtown Tours

Brewtown Tours

Brewtown Brewery Tours 2017 launch A lot of nice invites land in my inbox and the one from Mark at Brewtown was no exception. ‘I’m getting in touch to tell you about the 2017 launch of Brewtown Brewery Tours, and invite you to enjoy a sample tour with us.’ He continued ‘Brewtown, which launched in York and Leeds in October 2016, is an enterprise which gives beer lovers the chance to go behind the scenes of Yorkshire’s top breweries and sample some of the best beer in the county.’ Now whilst it would have been churlish of me to suggest the word [...]

Tiny Rebel Brewery

Tiny Rebel get first deal into the off-trade

Tiny Rebel have agreed to supply with the Co-op with two of their most popular beers. Around 80 stores across Wales will now stock Dirty Stop Out and, Cwtch – which last year won Champion Beer of Britain. The deal represents the first time Tiny Rebel beers have been available outside of the on-trade. The brewery previously reached capacity at their old brewery site, hampering ambitions of growth. With construction of a new £2.6m brewery on the outskirts of Newport well underway, capacity is expected to increase 5 million litres annually and allow expansion into the off-trade. Brad Cummings, Co-founder of Tiny Rebel, [...]