Kinnegar: HonestBrew Brewery of the Month – August

A close connection to the natural …

A close connection to the natural splendour that surrounds the brewery informs and inspires each of their beers

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 4 August 2021 | 5 min read

Round Corner: Uncommonly good beer

When you think of Melton Mowbray …

When you think of Melton Mowbray chances are that craft beer isn’t the first thing that comes to mind

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 10 June 2021 | 7 min read

Our Top 5 Father’s Day Beer Gifts

Every dad is different. Some are …

Every dad is different. Some are handy some are wise some are hilarious. We have it on good authority that one thing many have in…

Jack | 9 June 2021 | 5 min read

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Duration Brewing: Escape to the country

When you think of craft breweries …

When you think of craft breweries you might picture a railway arch or an industrial estate which makes the idea of the flavour of its…

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 11 May 2021 | 8 min read

Best Fathers Day Gifts: Research proves* Beer Gifts and Socks are the perfect option

For decades perplexed offspring have faced …

For decades perplexed offspring have faced an annual conundrum: What is the best gift for Father's Day

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 10 May 2021 | 5 min read

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Burnt Mill: Quality is a habit, not an act

From their brewhouse in rural Suffolk …

From their brewhouse in rural Suffolk the team at Burnt Mill have spent the past four years building up a reputation for outstanding beer

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 9 April 2021 | 7 min read

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Browar Stu Mostów: Breaking through and going beyond…

Since 2014 our Brewery of the …

Since 2014 our Brewery of the Month Browar Stu Mostów have been pursuing their dream of bringing Polish craft beer to a global stage

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 4 March 2021 | 8 min read

The Brewies 2021: This year’s award-winners

Every year we get together as …

Every year we get together as a team to talk about the beers and breweries that stood out for us over the past twelve months…

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 18 February 2021 | 10 min read

Oso Brew Co: Say ‘Hola’ to our Brewery of the Month!

There are so many breweries across …

There are so many breweries across Europe it’s pretty tricky keeping up with them all. So each month we’re showing off the innovative and exciting…

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 2 February 2021 | 5 min read

The Tastes of Tomorrow: 5 future predictions for craft beer

As a team that embraces beer-based …

As a team that embraces beer-based exploration we love to share with our customers the delight of discovery whether it’s a new brewery the latest…

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 18 November 2020 | 8 min read

Meet Cervecera Península: Madrid’s hottest brewery

One of our favourite new breweries …

One of our favourite new breweries that we've started stocking in 2020 has to be Madrid's Cervecera Península

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 10 November 2020 | 6 min read

Meet DOT Brew: Our HonestBrewer of the Week!

If you like a brewery that …

If you like a brewery that can nail a complex barrel-aged Stout and a straight-shooting IPA with equal aplomb you're in luck

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 3 November 2020 | 4 min read

Christmas Beer Gifts: The Ultimate Guide for Beer Lovers

Somehow we’re already at the business …

Somehow we’re already at the business end of 2020. The year seems to have gone by quicker than the first beer on a Friday night…

Jack | 29 October 2020 | 5 min read

Catching up on CRAK, our HonestBrewer of the Week!

Our HonestBrewer of the Week is …

Our HonestBrewer of the Week is the brilliant CRAK Brewery. Longtime HonestBrew customers may be familiar with these Italian innovators but if you’re more of…

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 26 October 2020 | 4 min read

Meet our Honestbrewer of the Week: Espiga!

Each week we're digging a bit …

Each week we're digging a bit deeper into some of our favourite in-stock breweries to give our customers a little extra insight into the brewers…

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 19 October 2020 | 5 min read

Cheers to you! Join us in celebrating with a special birthday beer…

As we’ve been approaching our 7th …

As we’ve been approaching our 7th birthday we thought about marking it with a big old blowout

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 24 August 2020 | 8 min read

After Dinner Dark Beers

A coffee digestif or combination of …

A coffee digestif or combination of the two are popular choices for after-dinner tipple yet thanks to a myriad of styles and flavours craft beer…

Brody | 6 March 2020 | 4 min read

The HonestBrew Independent Beer Awards 2020: The Winners

It’s our favourite time of year …

It’s our favourite time of year again! We’ve brought the HonestBrew Independent Beer Awards back for their fourth year and have made a few changes…

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 11 February 2020 | 15 min read

HonestBrew Advent Calendar Collaborations: Signature Brew

Our craft beer Advent Calendars are …

Our craft beer Advent Calendars are being sent out now which means you'll be able to taste our amazing collab beers very soon

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 25 November 2019 | 6 min read

HonestBrew Advent Calendar Collaborations: Cloudwater

Advent begins in just over a …

Advent begins in just over a week now which means it isn't long until you can taste our Advent Calendar collab beers

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 21 November 2019 | 8 min read

HonestBrew Advent Calendar Collaborations: Boundary

We're creeping ever-closer to the start …

We're creeping ever-closer to the start of December and we're particularly excited for the collaboration beers in our Advent Calendar

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 14 November 2019 | 5 min read

HonestBrew Advent Calendar Collaborations: Howling Hops

One of the most exciting aspects …

One of the most exciting aspects of this year's Advent Calendar is the collaboration beers we've created alongside some of the UK's leading brewers

Cal Smith-Sheerin | 5 November 2019 | 7 min read

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Woodscrak 2019.

Woodscrak 2019.

elaine | 26 June 2019 | 7 min read

In Conversation with Brasserie Popihn’s Gunther Oltra

By Alexander Ustinov. Quietly but inevitably …

By Alexander Ustinov. Quietly but inevitably France is becoming an increasingly relevant country for beer innovation

Brody | 22 March 2019 | 12 min read

Women In Beer: Wander Beyond’s Tina

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019 …

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019 we've once again spoken to a select few of the many inspirational women working within the craft beer industry…

Brody | 8 March 2019 | 7 min read

Women In Beer: In Conversation with Alex Sewell

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019 …

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019 we've once again spoken to a select few of the many inspirational women working within the craft beer industry…

Brody | 7 March 2019 | 6 min read

Women In Beer: HonestBrew’s Bella

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019 …

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019 we've once again spoken to a select few of the many inspirational women working within the craft beer industry…

Brody | 6 March 2019 | 5 min read

Women In Beer: Sandra Prenyanosa

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019. …

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019. we've once again spoken to a select few of the many inspirational women working within the craft beer industry…

Brody | 5 March 2019 | 6 min read

Women In Beer: Browar Stu Mostów’s Arletta Ziemian

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019. …

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019. we've once again spoken to a select few of the many inspirational women working within the craft beer industry…

Brody | 4 March 2019 | 8 min read

New Zealand Beer Month: In Conversation with ParrotDog Brewery

By James Beeson. ParrotDog. New Zealand …

By James Beeson. ParrotDog. New Zealand Beer Month.

Brody | 20 February 2019 | 11 min read

From New Zealand With Love: 8 Wired Brewing Cucumber Hippy Berliner

By James Beeson. Recently I ran …

By James Beeson. Recently I ran a half marathon for the first time. As you can imagine it was very thirsty work

Brody | 11 February 2019 | 4 min read

HonestBrew Independent Beer Awards 2019

By Brody Rossiter. Awards Season. The …

By Brody Rossiter. Awards Season. The HonestBrew Independent Beer Awards are back for the third year running

Brody | 30 January 2019 | 25 min read

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From New Zealand With Love: ParrotDog Keith & Susan Hazy IPA

By James Beeson. For a relatively …

By James Beeson. For a relatively small country New Zealand. Strangely one of the best things about the country’s beer culture is its lack of…

Brody | 5 November 2018 | 4 min read

The HonestBrew Six Pack: Twitter Picks

By Brody Rossiter. HonestBrew 6 Pack: …

By Brody Rossiter. HonestBrew 6 Pack: Breakfast DIPAs & Barley Wine Oh My!. Last week we kicked off the HonestBrew Six Pack series

Brody | 13 September 2018 | 8 min read

Hackney Brewery: The Journey To Deep Water

By Brody Rossiter. Hackney Brewery: Heavily …

By Brody Rossiter. Hackney Brewery: Heavily Hopped. It’s a blisteringly hot Monday morning in the middle of August and Hackney Brewery are scheduled to brew…

Brody | 12 September 2018 | 8 min read

The HonestBrew Six Pack: Best Beers of the Week

By Brody Rossiter. From a French …

By Brody Rossiter. From a French Florida Weisse to a Kellerbier from Leeds the Six Pack Best Beers of the Week include a range of…

Brody | 3 September 2018 | 7 min read

From Europe With Love: Brasserie Popihn

By James Beeson. If you wanted …

By James Beeson. If you wanted evidence that the craft beer revolution has truly gone global then the existence of a French-brewed American sub-style of…

Brody | 28 August 2018 | 4 min read

Stop, Collaborate and Listen: Are Craft Beer Collabs Just a Gimmick?

By Chris Martin. Craft beer collabs …

By Chris Martin. Craft beer collabs are rife in the craft beer world but they’re far more than what can be seen as a simple…

Brody | 22 August 2018 | 6 min read

From Europe With Love: Pühaste Brewery

by James Beeson. It’s all been …

by James Beeson. It’s all been a bit frantic in the UK recently with everything from craft brewery buyouts to talk of general elections and…

Brody | 18 July 2018 | 4 min read

White Frontier: The Great Unknown

By Brody Rossiter. On a Friday …

By Brody Rossiter. On a Friday at around 5pm we often gather around the kitchen table to taste beers

Brody | 17 July 2018 | 3 min read

Changing The Conversation: Our Thoughts On Beavertown

Earlier this year we awarded Beavertown …

Earlier this year we awarded Beavertown our first ever “Craft Beer Icon” award as part of our 2018 Independent Beer Awards

Brody | 13 July 2018 | 4 min read

London Craft Beer Festival 2018: The HonestBrew Beer Tour

Start Your Next Beer Adventure. Over …

Start Your Next Beer Adventure. Over the course of this year's London Craft Beer Festival (LCBF) HonestBrew will be showcasing a diverse and exciting group…

Brody | 6 July 2018 | 2 min read

Sour Beer Guide | Sour Beer Styles For Beginners

Sour Beer Explained. When you open …

Sour Beer Explained. When you open a beer draw the glass to your lips and take a sip sourness isn’t what you expect to greet…

Brody | 12 June 2018 | 7 min read

Cerveses La Pirata: Escape To The Country

Based on the outskirts of Barcelona …

Based on the outskirts of Barcelona Cerveses La Pirata. extensive barrel-ageing. When we visited Pirata earlier this year the brewery shared an incredible selection of…

Brody | 7 June 2018 | 3 min read

From Europe With Love: Tanker Brewery

If you’ve ever heard of an …

If you’ve ever heard of an Estonian craft beer the likelihood is that it will have been brewed by Põhjala

Brody | 1 June 2018 | 4 min read

Mobberley Brewhouse: Cracking The Inner Circle

by David Morgan. Mobberley Brewhouse. Cloudwater. …

by David Morgan. Mobberley Brewhouse. Cloudwater.

Brody | 4 May 2018 | 5 min read

From Europe With Love: CR/AK Brewery

by James Beeson. More than we …

by James Beeson. More than we would care to admit beer geeks are suckers for a good bit of branding

Brody | 1 May 2018 | 4 min read

The Ultimate Craft Beer Style Guide

American Pale Ale. An American interpretation …

American Pale Ale. An American interpretation of a classic English beer style. Characterised by floral citrus and pine notes American Pale Ales

Brody | 27 April 2018 | 13 min read

Bottleshop Update: Azimut Brasserie

The first-ever UK landing of Brasserie …

The first-ever UK landing of Brasserie Azimut. Double-dry-hopped IPAs and DIPAs complex stouts fruity sours and heavily hopped takes on traditional German and Belgian styles…

Mark | 25 April 2018 | 1 min read

From Europe With Love: Stu Mostów WRCLW Roggenbier Rye

by James Beeson. I have a …

by James Beeson. I have a confession to make: I don’t particularly like rye beers. Personally I’m of the opinion that the speciality grain is…

Brody | 22 March 2018 | 5 min read

Women In Beer: Vicky Helsby

Vicky Helsby is responsible for sales …

Vicky Helsby is responsible for sales and marketing at Bristol-based brewery Wiper And True. . Discover more about International Women's Day and Women In Beer…

Brody | 9 March 2018 | 6 min read