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Book for Hop Garden Tour - Hogs Back Brewery

Jul 12, 2024

Book for Hop Garden Tour

If you want to learn why the freshest hops – grown, picked, dried and stored here – make the best beer, book onto one...
Hops hit the heights - Hogs Back Brewery

Jun 20, 2024

Hops hit the heights

According to legend, hops should be at the top of their 16-foot posts by the longest day. This leap year, the longest...
End in Sight - Hogs Back Brewery

May 17, 2024

End in Sight

Matthew is down to stringing the very last few rows in the hop garden.  Weather permitting, he should finish the las...
Twiddling gets underway - Hogs Back Brewery

May 3, 2024

Twiddling gets underway

The Hogs Back Hoppers have been dodging the showers as twiddling gets underway in the Hop Garden. Training the hop s...
Still Stringing - Hogs Back Brewery

Apr 26, 2024

Still Stringing

Matthew is still busy stringing the hop garden.  Working in the order in which the hop shoots will appear, all the ...
2024 Hop Blessing - Hogs Back Brewery

Apr 18, 2024

2024 Hop Blessing

Join us in the Hop Garden for our annual Hop Blessing on Thursday 9th May 2024.  Once again, there will be a mini “be...
Strings Attached! - Hogs Back Brewery

Mar 28, 2024

Strings Attached!

Matthew is certainly wondering where all the spring sunshine has gone to! The winds and rain of March has meant a del...
Hops start to shoot! - Hogs Back Brewery

Mar 1, 2024

Hops start to shoot!

If you’ve been bamboozled by the weather, spare a thought for our hops.  The warm, dry spell of sunny weather in late...
Stringing to start soon - Hogs Back Brewery

Feb 16, 2024

Stringing to start soon

Matthew took delivery this week of the drums (or coils) of coconut coir, which can mean only one thing….stringing the...
IBD Hop Triumph - Hogs Back Brewery

Jan 30, 2024

IBD Hop Triumph

 We are proud to announce we have won the Le Mays Cup at the 2024 Institute of Brewing and Distilling (IBD) awards! T...
Hop, Hop, Hurray! - Hogs Back Brewery

Nov 17, 2023

Hop, Hop, Hurray!

Hats off to Matthew!  His hops have won three awards at the prestigious Institute of Brewing and Distilling British H...
Hoppers Help Out - Hogs Back Brewery

Nov 17, 2023

Hoppers Help Out

Come rain or shine, the Hoppers are back out in the hop garden… ....this time, they’re dressing the hops ready for w...
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