Asahi named best keg lager in the world

14 April 2011

Asahi Super Dry has been voted the best keg lager in the world by a panel of experts at the Brewing Industry International Awards, the Oscars of the brewing industry. The Japanese lager, brewed under licence by Shepherd Neame in Faversham, Kent, won the title after a double-blind tasting by more than 30 leading brewers from around the globe.

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New look for Shepherd Neame's bottle-conditioned 1698

08 April 2011

Shepherd Neame’s bottle-conditioned ale, 1698, has been given a new look, evoking the Faversham brewery’s rich heritage. The label has been redesigned in black, gold and cream with a collar bearing the three royal lions and the legend “Market Town of Kings”.

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Toast to William and Kate with Royal Wedding Ale

04 April 2011

Shepherd Neame, Britain’s oldest brewer, is celebrating the marriage of Prince William and Kate Middleton with a limited edition cask beer to toast the occasion, Royal Wedding Ale.

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Shepherd Neame shows pride in British beer

18 March 2011

Shepherd Neame in Faversham, Kent, has lent its weight to a national campaign from the Society of Independent Brewers. Shepherd Neame, Britain’s oldest brewer, was one of the 25 brewers to take a role in the short film featuring its head brewer David Holmes.

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Canterbury Jack is back!

16 March 2011

Shepherd Neame’s Canterbury Jack is back! It benefits from a light, floral citrus aroma, delivering a highly refreshing pale ale fit for the hot summer months. Canterbury Jack – named after an early hop grown in Kent – is the perfect accompaniment to fish, pasta and chicken dishes.

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