Field to Firkin Update January 2020

Field to Firkin Update January 2020

It’s all gone a bit quiet on our Moray LEADER funded Field to Firkin project lately, but with good reason, because right now the grain’s sleeping! Barley goes into a dormant state over the winter to protect it from the harshest elements. We’re waiting for it to wake...
WINDSWEPT ADD GLUTEN-FREE BEER TO THE RANGE

WINDSWEPT ADD GLUTEN-FREE BEER TO THE RANGE

We have added a new beer to our range – a gluten free pale ale called MISTRAL. It is light and refreshing with good fruity flavours and aromas and only 3.7%.  Throughout this year we have noticed an increase in the number of requests for gluten-free beer and we...
ANOTHER CHAMPION BEER OF SCOTLAND WIN

ANOTHER CHAMPION BEER OF SCOTLAND WIN

First it was WEIZEN and now it is WOLF. Both beers have been crowned Champion’s of Scotland in different competitions in the space of a few weeks. In September WEIZEN, our cloudy wheat beer,  was voted Champion Beer of Scotland by CAMRA.  Now at the recent...
ON THE BEERS IN BELGIUM

ON THE BEERS IN BELGIUM

We recently headed over to Belgium, strictly for research purposes of course, as part of our Moray Leader funded Field to Firkin project. No trip to this hallowed beer land would be complete without a full tasting. Here is a review of some of Nigel’s highlights....
WEIZEN WINS CHAMPION BEER OF SCOTLAND

WEIZEN WINS CHAMPION BEER OF SCOTLAND

WEIZEN has been awarded CHAMPION BEER OF SCOTLAND by CAMRA, the Campaign for Real Ale. Beer experts from across Scotland gathered at Ayrshire Real Ale Festival last week and concluded that our cloudy wheat beer was the best on show. Weizen saw off stiff competition...
GOLD AND BRONZE FOR WINDSWEPT AT SCOTTISH BEER AWARDS

GOLD AND BRONZE FOR WINDSWEPT AT SCOTTISH BEER AWARDS

  We had an award winning night at the Scottish Beer awards 2019. Short-listed in 9 different categories and fighting it out against 45 other Scottish breweries for the top spots – the competition was fierce! In the end it was our two Stouts that caught the...