IN SEARCH OF THE AUSTRIAN AMBER NECTAR

TAKEN FROM ‘PINTS OF VIEW’ – SOMERSET CAMRA MAGAZINE

No, not a case of spell-check gone mad or Paul Hogan extolling the virtues of an Alpine fizzy drink – no, I’m in search of the near extinct Vienna lager.

Think ‘Austria’ and this conjures up a country renowned for its sticky cakes, coffee and, perhaps, diethylene glycol […]

By |July 5th, 2017|CAMRA, Real Ale, Stowey Brewery|0 Comments

Nettle and Dandelion Beer

We were calling ourselves a craft brewery here at the Stowey Brewery, brewing craft beers ten years ago and we’re still brewing interesting beers to date.

For the past few years we have been producing beer from the abundance of fruits, flowers and herbs growing naturally in the Quantock Hills, in Somerset and our latest craft […]

By |July 31st, 2016|CAMRA, Real Ale|0 Comments

Ian and the Stowey Brewery on the Longest Day (21.06.14)

This weekend saw us here at The Old Cider House working hard at any number events in and around Nether Stowey and the Quantocks promoting both the area and local beer.

On Friday Ian spent his day on the back of a very noisy and uncomfortable tractor trailer giving a running commentary to groups of cider and […]

Real Ale in the Quantocks

Real Ale has been a feature of our life in Nether Stowey. Ten years ago we set up Real Ale Walks, taking groups of walkers up into the Quantocks and then down into the pubs for a unique real ale experience.

Seven years ago we opened the Stowey Brewery providing craft real ale to the pubs […]