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The Yorkshire Hearty Festival returns for 2017

Yorkshire Hearty Festival poster

The stage is set, the bouncy castle is booked, and the casks are ready – it’s nearly time to pack your tent for Yorkshire Heart Brewery’s annual shindig: the Yorkshire Hearty Festival. Now in its third year, the Yorkshire Hearty Festival returns for 2017 on Friday 28th & Saturday 29th April, providing a great family day out to make the…

This Easter weekend Leeds will host HopCity beer festival! And there’s no Easter Bunny in sight…

Northern Monk Brew Co.

From 13th to 15th April, celebrated Leeds brewery (and Brewtown tour partner) Northern Monk Brew Co. will welcome some of the greatest and most cutting-edge breweries to join them on the bar for a celebration of all things hoppy. HopCity, running in association with Leeds Beer Week and Little Leeds Beer House, is a new beer festival which champions hops,…

The A – Z of Brewtown: Part Two

Local brewery in leeds

Brewtown’s premise is pretty simple – we take you on a minibus tour of a selection of Yorkshire’s microbreweries, giving you the chance to sample some the county’s finest brews without the need for a designated driver. We’re all about people – talking to the guests on our tours, finding out more about the breweries…

“Craft beer? I thought it was called real ale!”

Craft Beers packaging

It’s safe to say that interest in beer has surged over the last decade. Supply and demand have successfully fuelled each other: the increasing breadth of styles, flavours and strengths produced by British breweries has tickled the tastebuds of the beer-drinking public, renewing interest in the world’s oldest drink and converting curious drinkers to its…