New beer is made with cannabis sativa extract

New beer is made with cannabis sativa extract

Manchester-based CBD Ultra and Cloud 9 Brewing have produced the UK’s first CBD Session IPA beer that is brewed with cannabis sativa extract. Boasting a USP, this 4.3% craft beer is jam-packed with CBD, a health supplement derived from Cannabis that has become hugely...
Chef Galton Blackiston embraces Norfolk malt

Chef Galton Blackiston embraces Norfolk malt

Chef Galton Blackiston (centre) at Crisp Maltings, with Crisp’s Rob Moody (left) and David Holliday, of Norfolk Brewhouse   Michelin-starred chef Galton Blackiston is taking issue with those who would insist that wine is the accompaniment of choice for fine...

Heineken extends partnership with Wasps

Wasps and the Ricoh Arena have extended their partnership with Heineken that will see the beer and cider business investing significantly at the stadium. The Dutch brewer is launching its own Heineken Lounge for every Wasps home match for the 2018/19 season and...
Sharp’s collaborates with Staropramen brewer

Sharp’s collaborates with Staropramen brewer

Sharp’s head brewer, Andrew Madden, has reached out to Jan Špacek — otherwise known as ‘Honza’ — a brewster at the Staropramen Brewery, in Prague, to collaborate on an authentic Czech lager — with a Cornish twist. Honza is the latest in the brewery’s limited edition...
Busy period for Two Tribes Brewhouse

Busy period for Two Tribes Brewhouse

Two Tribes Brewhouse and Taproom, in Kings Cross, London, has been reflecting on a busy June, unleashing four collaboration beers. It brewed two beers with PittCue’s Alphabeta brewery — a Vienna lager and a summer weisse. The third collab was more experimental —...

Turnover up, profit down at Timothy Taylor

Turnover at brewer and venue owner Timothy Taylor rose 2% to £22,187,485 in the year ending September 30, 2017, but pre-tax profit fell 1.5% to £2,742,083. The directors reported: “Demand for our beers remains strong, with draught sales showing a like-for-like...
Fallen Brewing launches new beers in Scottish Aldi stores

Fallen Brewing launches new beers in Scottish Aldi stores

Fallen Brewing has launched Wanganui (4.6% ABV) and Gose Train (4%) in Aldi stores across Scotland this month. Wanganui is a fresh and vibrant pale ale brewed with kiwi fruit and Huell Melon and Taiheke hops, to give aromas of ripe apple and kiwi fruit flavours. Gose...

Muntons wins Suffolk sustainability award

Muntons has won the environment and sustainability category at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, sponsored by the East Anglian Daily Times and Adnams. The judges were impressed by Muntons’ leadership on sustainability, stating: “Muntons are passionate about malt...