Dickens Brewery

BREWING EXPERIENCE

Available for Great Expectations and The Ale House.

Ideal for enthusiasts, stag events, corporate team building.

Parties of 2-20 people.

A typical day’s experience is,

10:00 Arrival – Hot drink on arrival

10:15 Briefing on the day

10:30 Start to mash in – The group will mash in Discuss the chemical process and what is going on in the mash tun.

11.30 Start the transfer, re-circ and sparge and rack up.

12.30 Dig out Mash Tun

13:30 Start the boil adding Hops

13.35 Lunch & Beer break with naming of the beer.

14:20 Add more hops and kettle finings

14:30 Transfer to the fermenter

15:30 Clean up

17:00 home time

Our guests leave with a certificate from the day and have the option to take a 5 litre mini keg of our beer home or return 2 weeks later to pick up some beer you have brewed.

If this is a gift, We can make arrangements to take payment over the phone and provide a brewery experience voucher, this can be placed inside a card. If you are attending you can make the payment on the day.

The cost of the day is £75 per person.

Tel no 0118 9503925

Email greatexpectations@relaxinnz.co.uk

  • Dickens Brewery Real Ales List

    Real Ales

    We offer a fine selection of ales from around the world and are already updating and reviewing our selection. We brew on a regular basis and are always looking to our customers for ideas and their view on our ales, please don’t hesitate to let us know what you think, play a part in the ales you enjoy.

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Quiz night every Thursday

Get your brain cells in gear for our weekly quiz night

Every Thursday at 8pm, £1 entry and selected drinks just £2.25.

Lunch for a fiver!

Join us for a delicious meal this lunch time for only £5 - choose from

CHEESEBURGER 6OZ AND CHIPS
SOUTHERN FRIED CHICKEN BURGER AND CHIPS
VEGGIEBURGER AND CHIPS
CHILLI CON CARNE AND RICE
FISH AND CHIPS
SAUSAGE AND MASH
GAMMON EGG AND CHIPS

Served 12-5pm every day

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