Raise a Glass to the Arrival of Spring

11 February 2016

Sweep away the winter blues with a pint of Early Bird Spring Hop Ale, one of the most popular seasonal beers from Britain’s oldest brewer. Early Bird (4.3% ABV) takes its name from the Early Bird variety of Shepherd Neame’s signature East Kent Goldings hops, grown in hop gardens near the Faversham brewery.

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Vintage Beer Delivery to Mark New Partnership

02 February 2016

Beer deliveries to The Woodville in Gravesend had a vintage flavour this week. An Austin 7 Shepherd Neame van - dating back to 1923 - pulled up with the kegs to mark the theatre’s new partnership with Britain’s oldest brewer.

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Enjoy a Classic Winter Warmer

13 January 2016

Tuck yourself up in a cosy pub this winter and enjoy a warming pint of Shepherd Neame’s popular Amber Ale. First brewed in 2009, the golden brown seasonal ale immediately became one of the most popular beers available from Britain’s oldest brewer, based in Faversham, Kent.Perfect for winter, Amber Ale boasts a fruity aroma and a full, malty palate.

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Best of Beer Writing Honoured in Guild of Beer Writers Awards

09 December 2015

Beer writer, blogger and photographer Breandán Kearney was named Beer Writer of the Year 2015 at the British Guild of Beer Writers’ annual awards ceremony, staged last week in London.

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Stylish New Look for Festive Brew

20 November 2015

Limited edition Christmas beer Rudolph’s Reward has unveiled a stylish new look in time for this year’s festive season. Originally developed in the pilot brewery at Shepherd Neame in Faversham, Kent, the hand crafted seasonal ale is among the collection of innovative limited edition No.18 Yard Brewhouse beers, named after the historic cask store.

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