When I was in college, living the rock 'n' roll dream (or nightmare, depending on how you looked at it), me and my best mate - Russ - would spend lazy, sunny afternoons sat outside a pub in Orchard Square, dreaming of the future, chit-chatting about this and that (mostly hot girls), and drinking copious amounts of real ale. Fast forward 20 years and it's hard to believe that I am now brewing a lot of [...]
When Sheffield and Leeds collide, usually there's bloodshed... But not this time. This time there's EXLO! The beer industry is one of the few professions where collaborations are commonplace. And, having been friends with the boys from Eyes Brewing for some time, we felt it was time for Sheffield and Leeds to put their differences aside and unite under one roof to create something exceptional. Having enjoyed Double Dry Hopped IPAs since their recent [...]
Hopinions Christmas Crawl Gosh, we all love Christmas don’t we? Even if it gets earlier every year and people bang on about it in November (ba humbug!). There’s no better place on Planet Earth than seeing the Seven Hills dusted in white snow, the Five Rivers frozen over, and the good folk of Sheffield with smiles on their faces and bellies full of hearty ale. So, why not kick off your Christmas festivities with The Sheffield [...]
The Sheffield Brewery Company is pleased to announce that at the recent SIBA North & East Beer Completion, we came Gold in the small pack Mild Ales category for our light but highly flavoursome 3.5% porter, Brunswick Black. The award was collected in person by our brewer, Nick Law, whose happy accident led to this slightly sweet porter. Brunswick Black is available in bottles from various shops and the brewery itself.