St Austell is going with the XFlow

St Austell is going with the XFlow

Left to right: St Austell Brewery’s chief engineer, Clive Nicols; Pentair Systems’ Paul Weiden; and St Austell brewing director, Roger Ryman   St Austell Brewery has made a six-figure investment in XFlow filtration systems, designed to filter out even the...
Bath Ales’ Gem selected for Pieminister pies

Bath Ales’ Gem selected for Pieminister pies

Tristan Hogg, managing director of Pieminister, with Darren James, senior brewer at Bath Ales   Acclaimed pie maker Pieminister has selected Gem — Bath Ales’ flagship beer brand — as a key ingredient for its pies. The premium amber ale will be used by Pieminister in...

Big Job named champion bottled beer of Britain

Big Job from St Austell Brewery has been crowned champion bottled beer of Britain in a competition run by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA). At 7.2% ABV, the beer is powerfully hopped with Citra and Centennial varieties, and made using Cornish barley. There is a...

St Austell Brewery opens new distribution depot

Left to right at the new distribution centre are Ian Blunt, Danny Crabb, Kevin Andrews, Lee Jasper and Tom Abrahams   St Austell Brewery has announced the opening of a 40,000 sq ft storage and distribution depot in Avonmouth, Bristol, creating at least seven new jobs...

Keltek adds Cornish seaweed to porter recipe

There’s no shortage of unusual ingredients going into beers at the moment, but Keltek Brewery, in Cornwall, is making use of an abundant local resource in its new porter. Gatekeeper (5.6% ABV) uses kelp — seaweed — in its recipe, which excites head brewer Rob...

Big Job is big winner at Quality Drink Awards

St Austell brewing director, Roger Ryman, poses with the brewery’s three winners at the Quality Drink Awards   St Austell Brewery has scooped four accolades at this year’s Quality Drink Awards, including overall winner in the beer category for Big Job, the...