Blue Monday, as it’s commonly dubbed across the Northern Hemisphere, hits us next week. It’s the Monday in the middle of January, between New Year’s Day and payday when we’re all skint, the weather is rubbish and the Winter is still stretching out before us. But here at The Grainstore Brewery, we’re anything but blue.
This August Bank Holiday the Grainstore Brewery will be hosting the 16th Annual Rutland Beer Festival.
There are, sadly, lots of Publicans who have little or no training in handling beer or good cellar practice. This is usually through no fault of their own.
So, whilst trawling through the internet in the dead of night, contemplating the inevitable round of annual price hikes from the major brewers, duty increases from our ‘pro Britain’ government and the general downturn in trade after Christmas, we stumbled across this great Blog post from Beer Nouveau of Manchester, called ‘Costs, Quality and that Elusive Profit’. So worthy is it of a read, that we thought we would copy it to our own Blog too, with full credit being given to it’s original author Steve.
The SIBA FSQ was launched in July to provide retailers with an independently assessed quality management mark to help them identify high-quality brewers in a crowded and competitive market place.
The Grainstore Brewery has today launched it’s own keg lager, ‘Purus 4’.
We are delighted to be working with local Coffee Importers and Roasters, Two Chimps based in Ashwell. Two Chimps are not supplying many outlets, so we are very proud to be serving their amazing, fresh coffee.
Christmas is coming, and it’s time to show the ones you love how much you love them by buying them beer! Choose from any of the great ideas below for presents and parties.
From the concept to the name, our latest ale, Raddleman, is steeped in Rutland‘s history.
Following hot on the heals of our success in The Good Pub Guide 2016, with the Own Brew Pub of the Year Award, we have now had confirmation of our inclusion in CAMRAs Good Beer Guide for 2016.
The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) is launching its ‘Manifesto for British Beer’ today (9 March), calling on prospective parliamentary candidates (PPCs) to pledge their backing for the thriving local brewing sector and the thousands of jobs it supports.