16 September 2016
Sarah Marshall, Laboratory Manager joins the brewers for a tour of the farm owned by local hop grower Tony Redsell. Read about the difficulties of hop growing, and the harvesting process.
07 September 2016
Whitstable Bay Red IPA is the newest permanent addition to the Whitstable Bay Collection from the Faversham Steam Brewery. Deep red in colour, Whitstable Bay Red IPA (4.5% ABV) is a rich, full bodied beer, combining the citrus fruit and pine aromas of an IPA with roasted and caramel malt flavours.
24 August 2016
Celebrate this year’s Kent hop harvest with a glass of Shepherd Neame’s Green Hop Ale (4.5% abv). The seasonal cask ale is brewed every year for the Kent Green Hop Beer Fortnight at the end of September. Instead of the usual dried aroma hops, the beer uses fresh, or ‘green’ Kentish hops within 12 hours of being picked.
17 August 2016
Shepherd Neame has been honoured with seven top brewing awards in the British Bottlers’ Institute (BBI) competition, and four medals in the International Beer Challenge Awards.
27 May 2016
Britain’s oldest brewer Shepherd Neame is encouraging its customers to join in a nationwide celebration for next month’s Beer Day Britain. It is the second year of the event, organised to salute Britain’s favourite alcoholic drink, and the idea is simple – gather together in a pub and join in a National Cheers to Beer toast at 7pm on Wednesday, June 15.