Hook Norton Brewery

Nestled in a small village in the heart of the Cotswolds Hook Norton has been brewing for over 150 years. The brewhouse, built out of the abundant local ‘ironstone’, is an imposing Victorian Tower Brewery and still operates much as it did when remodeled at the turn of the 20th century.  Not being one to miss a … More Hook Norton Brewery

What does a 2.8% beer actually taste like?

In October the Government brought in new beer duty regulations meaning that breweries paid considerably less duty on beers brewed at 2.8% and under. They are also trying to encourage ‘Binge Britain’ to refrain from drowning their sorrows sitting on park benches supping cans of 9% Special Brew by considerably increasing duty on all beers … More What does a 2.8% beer actually taste like?