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Granola Returns!
Sparing no expense to bring you back an UnBarred favourite… Big milestones deserve big celebrations. We’ve all got a bucket list of things we have to do for those big moments in our lives. The keen-eyed amongst you will have...
Shedding The Light On The Long Black
If we asked you to name a beer synonymous with UnBarred, what would you say? Joosy, Stoutzilla, Casual, The Long Black…? All of those are of course spot on, but if you went with the latter then we reckon you’ve...
Dank Juice Returns for 2024...And It Has Brought Its Even Danker Cousin!
First conceived back in 2018, Dank Juice was brewed to do exactly what it said on the tin – be deliciously dank, boozy and oily, with ‘down & dirty’ hops. Smooth, slick and thick with a chewiness that came from...
GOODBYE 2023...HELLO 2024!
'You can get excited about the future. The past won’t mind' - Hillary DePiano As the year draws to a close our minds move from the day-to-day towards a mixture of relief, relaxation, celebration and reflection. Relief that the festive...
This isn’t the greatest beer in the world, this is a tribute…
Do you remember your first ever craft beer? The beer that started it all for you, that after you’d taken your first sip your life changed forever. For Brett, our Marketing Manager, it was Sierra Nevada’s Pale Ale. ‘I remember...
Peeling the love with London legends Ghost Whale
One of the best things about beer, aside from that it’s delicious, are the connections that we make along the way. When we asked the brewers to name some of the best beers they’ve ever had, it wasn’t always the...
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...
UnBarred X Dishoom’s Permit Room team up to create Pineapple & Pepper Crumble Sour
You know us, we love a pastry sour. So when the Dishoom team first talked to us about creating a limited edition beer for the launch of Permit Room, their new all day bar-cafe in Brighton, there was only one...
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LIKE. To say that I like beer is a huge understatement. My humility stops me going as far as saying I live and breathe it, but my family and friends would suggest otherwise. When I started to write this blog...
I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream For Ice Cream!
Inspiration can hit you at any moment. You can stare at a blank screen for hours waiting for an idea to hit you, an exciting project to get your teeth into. Sometimes, though, it can be pretty easy. In our...
Our Milkshake Brings All The Bee's To The Yard!
For seasoned UnBarred fans, that introduction alone is indication that it’s back. Reading that will get you buzzing, clamouring to get a few pints, fresh from the Taproom and pubs nationwide. Bottle shops up and down the country will be...
Waste not, want not…
Did your Grandparent used to say ‘Waste not, want not…’. and you never really knew what it meant, but the stern look on their face and hands on hips suggested you had to finish your dinner pronto? A few of...
TRADITIONAL AND MODERN BREWING COLLIDE
If you were to ask a die-hard UnBarred fan what kind of beers we brew, they’d probably point to the more modern, experimental brews that we’ve released over the years. Such as our Pastry Sours, Bueno Shake, Dank Juice and...
The Power Of Sour
Sour beer is a wonderful, wonderful thing. The world of beer drinkers can generally be split into two groups when it comes to sour beer: those who love it, and those who don’t know they love it yet. Here at...
A Lager for the Albion
Lager – the world’s most popular beer style and a favourite amongst brewers far and wide. Yet, Lager is one of the most misunderstood styles out there. A good Lager is a thing of beauty, perfection in simplicity, and all...
The Coronation of King Conka
Every year, Stoutzilla arises from their slumber to wreak havoc on Brighton seafront, grasping the i360 in their monstrous claws while shooting red-hot fire out at the Brighton Wheel. Last year, while fans of UnBarred hastily reached for the namesake...
Joosy Just Got BIG...
Back in January we got to reminiscing about Joosy, our best-selling beer and what we refer to as ‘the beer of Brighton’. We had great fun writing it, looking back at where UnBarred began and the origins of Joosy and...
Dank Juice Returns... And It's Danker Than Ever!
First conceived back in 2018, Dank Juice was brewed to do exactly what it said on the tin – be deliciously dank, boozy and oily, with ‘down & dirty’ hops. Smooth, slick and thick with a chewiness that came from...
Top of the list, head of the heap, king of the hill…
Collaborations come in all shapes and sizes, but when we get together with our good friends at Brew York that size is usually big. Big in flavour, big in creativity, and big in ambition. And for that reason, Brew York...
UnBarred Easter Beer Trail: 4th-10th April 2023
After the success of our Birthday Beer Trail last year, we have re-imagined it to bring you our huge Easter Beer Trail! With 10 fantastic Brighton pubs taking part and pouring plenty of UnBarred beers and plenty of prizes to...
Dark Mild Is Joining The Parti
We’re all very excited about this one! Our first Mild, another step for us into our recent exploration of cask beer and cask conditioning, and yet another parti-gyle release! Dark Mild is a showcase of flavours from malts at a...