Brewing

Brewing has taken place since around the 6th millennium BC. Descriptions of various beer recipes can be found in cuneiform (the oldest known writing) from ancient Mesopotamia.   It is believed that beer may have come from...

In the Second World War, thousands of families were fleeing their homes to go hop picking.   At its height, from the Twenties to the Fifties, about 200,000 people from the east end of London, mostly women...

Ever wondered what we do at Grey Trees brewery to make our award-winning independent craft ales so delicious?   There are many parts to the process of brewing beer, and unless you visit our brewery, a lot...

Lager gets a bad rap. But just because there is a lot of bad lager around (yes, we are looking at you, multinational brewing conglomerate) that doesn’t mean that all lager is bad.   Lager is just...

Passion is the thing. And there are two things that Grey Trees are passionate about above all else. Rugby and Beer!   Being passionate about something doesn’t mean you will definitely be brilliant at it, but we...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="What's in a name?" use_theme_fonts="yes"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Thinking of becoming a micro-brewer?  Struggling to come up with a name for your brand? Well look no further.  Grey Trees can put an end to all that mulling over...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="It's Beer O'Clock at Grey Trees" use_theme_fonts="yes"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Grey Trees invited top beer blogger Simon Martin to visit our brewery and collaborate on a brand new tipple. We're always up for getting creative.  So as soon...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Come on Wales" use_theme_fonts="yes"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Head brewer Ray Davies has many passions in life.  He's a passionate man.  And it doesn't just stop and brewing top quality beer you know. Ray is also an avid rugby...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Expect the unexpected!  Grey Trees launch their Welsh Extra Special Bitter Thurday 4th February. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] And what better way to start off with a pub takeover at the Lansdowne pub in Canton, Cardiff. The Lansdowne was awarded...