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UnBarred x Bird & Blend: Amazonian Zing
We love nothing more than a fresh beer after a long and hard days work here at UnBarred, but we also always love a good ol’ brew as well, especially when we need a bit of a kick in the...
Goodbye 2022...Hello 2023!
'From the end spring new beginnings' - Pliney the Elder  The end of the year is a time for celebration, reflection, and looking forward. Its been a wild year here at UnBarred, full of trials and tribulations, but ultimately, we can...
Ending the tour with an English IPA
IT’S COMING HOME! IT’S COMING HOME! The IPA Tour of course! For the final stop we decided to come back to where it all started with our take on a classic English IPA. Quite likely the reason that most of...
Old Ale & The Tradition Of Parti-Gyle Brewing
A dark & seasonal Old Ale made from the second runnings of Stoutzilla & enriched with sweet black treacle.  The result is a complex dark ale, with plenty of roasted malt character and dried fruits. Soft and full-bodied, Old Ale...
The story of Stoutzilla
Stoutzilla was one of the first beers brewed at the UnBarred Shed in Hove and a passion piece for Jordan, stemming from his desire to deliver a full bodied and flavoursome stout. The core project began as a Mower family...
IPA Tour: Q&A with Head Brewer & founder Jordan Mower
As we approach the end of our ambitious IPA Tour project, with the penultimate beer on the horizon, we wanted to reflect on the journey and the different IPA’s that have formed the series. We sat down with Jordan, Head...
The Return Of The Long Black
The Long Black: A long Journey from Shed to Brewery The Long Black is a true heritage beer in the UnBarred story, first brewed in the shed where we started our journey, bottled and sold through a very select amount...
UnBarred x Good Chemistry: Watermelon Mojito
We are thrilled to have collaborated again with the Good Chemistry team and this time here in Brighton for our refreshing Watermelon Mojito Gose. When developing the beer we knew that we wanted to deliver a full-bodied and great tasting...
UnBarred Birthday Beer Trail Weekend
26th & 27th AUGUST Finally free of Covid restrictions, we are at last able to celebrate our birthday since we laid roots at our home on Elder Place in 2019! To do so and make up for lost time we’re going...
IPA Tour: Kveik
We’ve combined Hornindal Kveik yeast with Amarillo, El Dorado and Idaho 7 to create a brew that’s bursting with tropical aroma! Aromatic citrus, sticky grapefruit rind and sweet pineapple are presented upfront with further complex notes of peaches and dried...
UnBarred x Exale Brewing: Hayzee
Our collaboration with Exale Brewing is out and we can’t wait for you to get your hands on it. When we met Exale the style of our collaboration was an easy one to choose, straight away we both knew we...
The Story Behind Morale IPA
A moment to showcase the pride in British heritage & brewing in cask and can. Can conditioned like the first “sparkling ales” which were introduced during the 1940s.      A beautifully bright copper colour, this beer has a fresh bouquet...
UnBarred x New Bristol Brewery: Knickerbocker
Our recent collaboration with New Bristol Brewery is out and tasting fantastic. Knickerbocker is deliciously tart, tangy and fruity ice cream pale that delivers a perfect tribute to a Knickerbocker Glory. Full-bodied, sweet & creamy, crammed full of juicy strawberries,...
UnBarred x Drop Project: Saison
We have teamed up with long-time friends, Drop Project. Based in Mitcham, South London, Drop Project are focused on creating the freshest, premium flavoursome beers with consistently high-quality results. Pushing creative boundaries and brewing the beers that inspire their passions...
Brewers for Ukraine: Charity Night & Raffle
On Monday 28th March, from 5pm, our Taproom will be open with all ‘sales’ being donated to the Red Cross in support of the humanitarian work they’re doing in Ukraine. All of us here at UnBarred are devastated by the current...
UnBarred x Fallen Acorn: Wee Heavy
We’ve collaborated with Fallen Acorn Brewing Co. to create something traditional with a modern twist. Fallen Acorn are a microbrewery in Gosport, Hampshire. They strive to deliver the highest quality beer from traditional styles and brewing techniques, by pushing modern...
IPA Tour: Cold IPA
IPA is king, always will be. This year we are looking at IPA’s on our IPA Tour of the world.  Learning from our NEIPA series last year, was very much about hops and learning how to use the hops in...
NEIPA 2021 Series: Recap & Where Next?
In every month of 2021, we brewed our much-loved NEIPA as part of a series, making tiny adjustments to the base beer each time. We were on a journey of experimenting with different hop combinations and techniques to showcase this...
UnBarred x The Milk Shed: Bock
Bock Beer. Iconic, with an esteemed legacy spanning hundreds of years. The style originated in Einbeck, Germany and has seen many variations experimenting with the effects of certain ingredients, yeast strains on a wort of high gravity. This beer is...
UnBarred x Bird & Blend: Raspberry Tea Sour
We’ve teamed up with local tea mixologists, Bird & Blend, to bring both worlds of brewing together in this collaboration. Using our knowledge of beer & their knowledge of tea, we've created an exciting fusion between both brewing worlds! Bird...
Faye Fillingham NEIPA Series #09.21
We are happy to feature this dramatic and beautiful shot by the super talented Faye Fillingham for this month’s NEIPA.   Faye is a freelance artist, director and screenwriter from Brighton. She works in several different disciplines including film, photography, animation,...