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First review of the first beer from our Little Star Brewery

The first review of the first beer brewed in our new Little Star Brewery is in – see the link to the Nottingham Post article below, and we hope that you get to test our first brews soon.  We are really stoked about the flavour of the latest Original and Nut Brown batches which will be put into casks tomorrow and …

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Brewing Back in Basford

Nottingham was pretty excited when Shipstone’s beer re-launched not so long ago, and it will be even more excited to hear the brewing is coming back to Basford! From 6th December Shipstone’s beer will be brewed at ‘Little Star Brewery’ Church Lane, Old Basford, Nottingham. In a new venture the Shipstone’s have teamed up with Kym Ellington and Turnstone Taverns …

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BLACK FRIDAY SALE

For a limited time only, there is 20% off our clothing range. There are limited sizes and stock available. http://www.shipstones.com/shop-2/

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7,488 Half Pints Pulled at 534 pulls per hour

We’re happy because we’ve a lot of empty casks to re-fill with freshly crafted small batch beer this week after the Robin Hood Beer & Cider festival. In our Shipstone’s tent alone we pulled 7,488 half pints (three tokens – some were drinking ⅓s of pints at two tokens). This means that with an average of three staff serving (one was …

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Thank you for the support!

What a rocking Robin Hood Beer & Cider Festival that was.  Great people, super to see so many fantastic Shipstones fans, publicans, restauranteurs and shopkeepers. Thank you to everyone involved in the setup and running of the festival.  You can see detailed thanks and a gallery of photographs on our Facebook page at the link shown below:

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Competition: Win 2 x Beer Festival Tickets!

Do you fancy winning 2 x entrance only tickets to The Robin Hood Beer Festival 2016 on Friday 14th October?! Simply follow us and then like and share the post in this Facebook link and we’ll pick one lucky winner out of a hat next week! Good luck!

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Nottingham Beer and Cider Festival 2016

We’re working hard to make this the best beer festival for you ever. We hope you like all the little touches that we’ll be putting in place this year! One thing is for sure, we are looking forward to welcoming you into our tent. The team has been working fearlessly hard to keep you front and centre of our beer …

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Festival of Food and Drink Gallery 2016

Thank you to the organisers of the @festoffood Festival of Food and Drink last Saturday and Sunday.  We met lots of exciting people and spotted famous chefs and cooks everywhere (Rosemary Schrager, Lisa Faulkner and Anjula Devi).  There was delicious food at every corner and we particularly liked buying a delicious organic burger from our local farm shop (Maxey's Farm Shop ...