Category: Beer news

Toast of the town

Toast of the town

Henley brewer and pub operator Brakspear is collaborating with Toast Ale to brew an ale from surplus bread. Henley on Toast will be sold in pubs during Cask Ale Week (20–30 September), with 30p per pint sold donated to Toast and Feedback, the charity campaigning to end food waste. Henley on Toast is a 4.1%…

Brakspear shortlisted in national beer marketing awards

Brakspear shortlisted in national beer marketing awards

Henley brewer and pub operator Brakspear has been shortlisted for two trophies in the Beer & Cider Marketing Awards, competing against 35 finalists from across the country. Winners will be announced on 20 September. Brakspear is shortlisted for the Best Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative for its Honey Bee ale, which raised funds for Friends of…

Bees helped by Brakspear beer

Bees helped by Brakspear beer

Britain’s under-threat bees are being offered a lifeline by Henley brewer and pub operator Brakspear, whose Honey Bee beer, available throughout May, will raise money for Friends of the Earth’s Bee Cause campaign. Honey Bee, a 4.4% honey beer, is back by popular demand for a third year. Every pint sold will raise 10 pence…

Brakspear pubs offer rugby beer for Six Nations

Brakspear pubs offer rugby beer for Six Nations

Rugby lovers close to a Brakspear pub should head inside to enjoy the Six Nations tournament when it starts on 4 February.  Not only are many Brakspear pubs screening the action live, a number are also serving specially-brewed beer, Jerusalem, with a  ‘buy nine pints, get one free’ offer. England’s victory in the Six Nations…