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.
We don’t know if you’ve felt it over the last few days, but it’s blossom season and there’s lots of pollen floating around…*sneezes*
We love beer and breweries of the world. But do we love it enough to want to bath in it?
Wednesday night is ‘Pie Night’! Every Wednesday evening our menu features, home made pies. Proper pies, served with a choice of accompaniments.
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.
The Final regular comedy night of the season is upon us, so to celebrate the end of another successful season and also the opening of the 6th Annual Cider & Sausage Festival, we have a very special offer for you!
Stoney Ford Brew Co Ltd, a small batch brewery based in Ryhall, Rutland, has been acquired by Rutland Brewing Co, owners of Grainstore Brewery of Oakham.
Following the successful launch of our range of ciders last year in both 20 litre Bag in Box and 500ml bottle, we are delighted to announce that two of them are now available in 30 litre keg.
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.
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.