The entire team at The Grainstore Brewery would like to take the opportunity to wish all of our lovely customers, a very Happy New Year and a prosperous 2017. 2016, What a Year that was….! We look forward to welcoming you all back in 2017. We have a lot planned, some of them old, […]
On Tuesday 5th January, The Grainstore Brewery will feature in an hour long, opening episode on BBC 2 at 8pm, of a new TV series ‘Victorian Bakers’.
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!
The Grainstore Brewery in Station Approach, Oakham, and The Rutland Cake Company at Oakham Enterprise Park have developed a number of cakes and bakes which launched at the Rutland Food and Drink Festival on Sunday, October 29th, with one ingredient in common – beer.
Wednesday night is ‘Pie Night’! Every Wednesday evening our menu features, home made pies. Proper pies, served with a choice of accompaniments.
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.
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.
Immediately following this years 17th Annual Beer Festival, the Grainstore Brewery Tap will be closed for three days, from Tuesday 30th August then reopening at 3.30pm on Firday 2nd September 2016.
This August Bank Holiday the Grainstore Brewery will be hosting the 16th Annual Rutland Beer Festival.
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.
Our 5th Annual Cider and Sausage Festival is approaching fast. It promises to be bigger and better than ever before. With great live music and our BBQ every day.
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.