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Gunpowder Mild "Awarded Bronze Medeal"

30th October 2011

Once again ourt Gunpowder Mild is in the awards at the SIBA North Region Beer Festival. This year we came away with a Bronze Medal in the Mild catagory.

To Celebrate 20 Years of Brewing

12th July 2011

We are pleased to be celebrating our 20 years of brewing award winning ales and to mark this event we have brewed a special new beer called simply "Double Decade". The beer is a full bodied mulit-grain beer brewed using malted barley, wheat and oat., It is a wonderful chestnut colour with a biscuity finish and a mild pleasant hop aroma.

Nicholsons Thameside Beer Festival

27th April 2011

Five iconic Nicholson's pubs will be celebrating the Royal Wedding in style by holding the first ever Nicholson's Thameside Beer Festival. Our Gunpowder Mild is currently available in the Nichholson's Pubs and is one of the beers to be featured.

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Proud of British Beer

14th April 2011

Please take time to view this important message from our proud British Brewers and then forward to your local MP as we have done and ask them if they feel the same way about our brewing heritage, then go to your local pub and sample a pint of quality hand-crafted cask conditioned british beer to help support our cause.

Click here to view the film Proud of British Beer YouTube video

Blueberry "Best Speciality Beer in the Country"

7th March 2011

We are celebrating once again as our Blueberry Classic Bitter is recognised at the National Beer Competition held by the Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA).
Blueberry Classic Bitter was judged "Champion Speciality Beer" from over 1,400 beers that entered the initial stages of the contest. It was also one of just 10 beers to win a Champion’s prize in the national competition. As well as the plaque and the prestige, the title guarantees a place for Blueberry Classic Bitter on the SIBA Champions’ Bar at the Great British Beer Festival in London this summer, which is visited by over 60,000 people.
The picture shows the award being presented by the category sponsor Tom Croxson to Greg our Sales Manager.

Pete Postlethwaite - The Best Actor in The World

6th January 2011

We at Coach House Brewery would like to express our sincere regret at the recent death of a great actor Pete Postlethwaite.

In 2000 Pete starred in a TV series called “The Sins” and we started brewing a beer simply called “POSTLETHWAITE” he was over the moon at having a beer named after him and he sent us a picture of himself as Roland Tembo the big game hunter in “The Lost World: Jurassic Park”, this picture still adorns the pump clip image. The beer was a great success then and is still very popular today.

The beer has an ABV of 4.6% and is pale ale, dry and fruity and does not compromise just like the man himself. It is Dry hopped in the traditional manner which gives the beer a fine hop aroma.

"Best Speciality Beer in North of England

19th November 2010

Once again we are celebrating after our cask Blueberry Classic Bitter was named best “Speciality Beer” in the North of England. Blueberry Classic Bitter was awarded Gold at the S.I.B.A. Great Northern Beer Festival held at The Palace Hotel, Manchester on 28th October 2010. The North of England SIBA Festival is the largest in the country with over 100 brewing members exhibiting over 300 of their beers. Blueberry Classic Bitter will now go through to the National Competition held in February 2011 with the winners being announced in March at the annual conference.

Blueberry Wins - Beer of The Festival

1st November 2010

At this year's St Helens CAMRA Beer Festival our Blueberry Classic Bitter was selected as overall “BEER OF THE FESTIVAL 2010”. This the third St Helens CAMRA Beer Festival was held from 30th September to 2nd October with over 70 beers and 20 ciders from all over the country taking part.

Gunpowder Mild Awarded Bronze

17th January 2010

At this years S.I.B.A. North Beer Festival held again at the Scarisbrick Hotel, Southport, our Gunpowder Mild was awarded the Bronze Medal. The Picture shows our Sales Manager Greg Bolton receiving the award from Andrew Whalley SIBA North Region Chairman. Greg said " Once again we are very pleased with the award as it shows the quality & consistency of our beer.

Blueberry Classic Bitter wins yet another award

20th September 2009

Following our Gold Medal success at the SIBA North Beer Festival in January our Blueberry Classic Bitter was entered into the International Beer Challenge, where beers from around the world are tasted by over 30 expert judges from the international beer industry. Bronze, silver and gold medals are awarded. We are very pleased that in the Fruit Beers category our Blueberry Classic Bitter was in joint second place and awarded the Bronze Medal.

Congratulations to The Wolves

30th August 2009

Congratulations go to Warrington Wolves RLFC after there 25-16 victory over Huddersfield Giants in the Challenge Cup Final. For a rugby league mad town such as Warrington it means everything.
The picture shows our Managing Director - David Bolton & Director Tony Gandy a Vice-President of Warrington RLFC with the Challenge Cup during a visit to our brewery prior to the final on Saturday.

Blueberry Classic Bitter wins Gold !!!!

12th January 2009

Following last years success of the Silver Medal our Blueberry Classic Bitter bottle beer was this year awarded the Gold Medal at the S.I.B.A North Region Beer Festival held at The Scarisbrick Hotel, Southport on Friday 9th January 2009.
Sales Manager Greg Bolton who attended the event said" we are very pleased with this Gold Medal award which shows the quality and consistency of the beer, especially with the other high quality beers in the competition”

Cheshire Gold Bottle Beer Launch

21st October 2008

A great time was had by all at The Hollies Farm Shop over the weekend of 18th 19th October. The picture shows our friendly butcher Steve Brooks from Sandbach who kept us feed with his wonderful pies, although he enjoyed a sample or two of our Cheshire Gold.

Cheshire Gold to be launched in October

10th October 2008

Cheshire Gold "in bottle" will be launched at The Vale Royal Food & Garden Festival being held at The Hollies Farm Shop, Forest Road, Little Budworth, Cheshire, CW6 9ES on the 18th & 19th October 2008.
Come along and pay us a visit, you will be able to taste our Cheshire Gold and our very popular Blueberry Classic Bitter, plus both bottles will be on sale throughout the weekend.

The Award winning Gunpowder Mild wins again...

2nd August 2008

Gunpowder Strong Mild ABV 3.8%

Following our Gold Medal success in 2006, our award winning mild was again honoured with the Gold Medal at the S.I.B.A North Region Beer Festival, held at the Scarisbrick Hotel, Southport in January 2008.

New Blueberry Flavoured Bitter

1st July 2008

Blueberry Classic Bitter bottle launched October 2007

A traditional brewed beer but with the addition of fresh blueberries and natural blueberry flavouring. The beer is a wonderful golden colour with a light hoppy aroma and a distinctly fruity aftertaste. Silver Medal winner at S.I.B.A Norh Region Beer Festival 2008.

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