North Hop Edinburgh: Beer and Beer Infused Street Food!

We’ve been pretty busy the last couple weeks. Between winning awards in Barcelona, and travelling toLondon, we were in need of a good beer, some hot food, and a nap. Well, we didn’t get the nap, but we did get awesome beer and food when the team attended North Hop Edinburgh over the weekend. […]...

Taking Home The Gold!

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: the last year has been some wildride. It’s been just over a year now since we moved to our newer, bigger brewery in Tweedbank and it’s allowed us to get out and do so much more than we were able to before. The last couple […]...

Red Eye Flight Chocolate Cake Recipe

Beer? Good. Cake? Good. Beer and cake? Better. Beer IN cake? …there isn’t even a wordfor how good that is! Something we’ve been getting lost in recently are food blogs that use beer in cooking and baking; picking beers with qualities and flavours that compliment whatever delicious food stuffs are being concocted. And seeing […]...

Big Beer 101 – The Many Faces of IPA

If you’ve been to a bar, bottle shop, supermarket, or even if you just drink beer,you’ll know the term IPA. Short for India Pale Ale, the term first popped up as early as 1829 but strangely, despite this, it’s only been in the last couple decades that the style has cemented its presence behind […]...

So Long, 2015! – Part Three: Favourite Events

Everyone loves a good event, and we’re no different. With more team members and everything falling intoplace with the brewery, we were able to do more events in 2015. We love doing any kind of event, from big festivals to meet the brewers to beer dinners, it’s always a fantastic opportunity to meet the people […]...

So Long, 2015! – Part Two: Favourite Beers

If you tuned into yesterday’s blog post, you’ll know what’s going on. If you’ve only seenthis one and are wondering why it’s part two, then all you need to know is that we sat down, realised a LOT happened in 2015, and had to split our look back blog into three parts. We get […]...

So Long, 2015! – Part One: Memorable Moments

Now that we’ve had a few days to get back into the swing of things atthe brewery, we all got the chance to actually think back to everything that happened in 2015. And what we concluded? It was an absolutely crazy year. From our move, to festivals, new bottles, new team members, and almost […]...

Saison Cider – A Craft Twist on a Classic Snakebite

Well, it’s almost the end of 2015 so we thought we’d see it off with anotherlimited edition. This time it’s a long anticipated reboot of our craft Snakebite and Black brewed in collaboration with Thistly Cross Cider. For the uninitiated, a “Snakebite” is simply when you mix equal parts cider and lager; in the […]...

Christmas is Cancelled – Sorry Folks!

Did you know that for around 400 years, Christmas was effectively cancelled in Scotland? Yup. Nofiggy pud. No drunk Grandma and no presents. Zip. Nada. Ziltch. Scotland endured 400 years of Christmas wilderness whilst Englandshire celebrated with hog roasts and Yuletide Hilarity. So for your Friday Factoid – In 1640, an Act of Parliament […]...