8th - 12th July 2015 - Star Beer Festival
This week sees the return of the awesome Star Beer Festival,
just down the road from us at Folly Hall in Huddersfield. Once again
Sam and the team will be providing an exceptional range of hand pumped
ales, as well as two festival specials from us. Come along - we'll be
15th June 2015 - Big Screen Event
The weekend of Friday June 26th sees the start of Huddersfield
first Big Screen Weekend, running from 10am to 9pm each. Movies will be
displayed on the big screen in St Georges square with stalls selling
food and drink. Our beers will be avaiable from the Star Inn's festival
1st June 2015 - Brewery and Shop Opening Times
Due to staff holidays over the next couple of weeks, the shop
and brewery will not always be open to the public. If you need to
collect bottles or casks, please contact the brewery on 01484654301 to
arrange for collection.
11th May 2015 - General News
Intrepid train travellers can partake of our beers once again
now that the Penistone Line Partnership had resumed it's music train
service. The trains depart from Huddersfield on selected Mondays at
19.18, calling at all stations to Shellield. Please check on the
Penistone Line website for dates.
30th March 2015 - Tour De Yorkshire News
We have just brewed our special beer to celebrate the Tour De
Yorkshire which will be heading our way on 1st - 3rd May! This pale and
hoppy beer called "Up Hill Down Dale" will be in high demand from many
of the pubs on the route, so get your orders in early to avoid
Wednesday 18th March - Sunday 22nd March - Star Beer Festival
We love the Star Beer Festival! Over 40 different ales, all hand
pumped from the cellar. This time we will be doing two dry hopped
specials just for the festival!
Come along and enjoy - it's all happening down at Folly Hall, Lockwood!
26th January - New in the Shop
We have managed to obtain beers from Here Be Monsters,
Huddersfield's latest craft brewery. The beers are called "Dark Fury"
and "Black Annis" and are available in a Little Shop of Bottles.
22nd December - Brewery Shop Now Open
We've finally openend our brewery shop!
Initially we are just
selling our beers, those of Briggs Signature Ales and T-shirts and
glasses. We are hoping to expand our range to include other breweries
in the near future.
20th December - The Star Inn Tap Takeover
The Star Inn at Folly Hall is having a
Mallinson's / Briggs
Signature Ales Tap Takeover this weekend. We will be featuring 3
takeover specials, as well as our usual Mallinsons pump!
8th December - Brewery Shop to Open
Mallinson's will soon have a shop! Our
little shop of bottles will
be open on the brewery site, initially just to sell our own bottles and
souveniers. We hope to eventually expand our range to include bottles
from other breweries that really love! Watch this space or Twitter /
Facebook for more news regarding launch date /opening times. Cheers!
Wed 3rd December - Sun 7th December Star
Winter Beer Festival
Blimey! Is it that time of year again? We
will have two festival
specials on the bar at the always excellent Star Beer Festival, as well
as the usual selection of bottles and gift packs. Come along for some
top notch cellar cooled ale!!
Friday 14th November - Brewsters Tap
On Friday, we will be heading up to
Brigantes in York for a
Brewsters Tap Takeover with Michelle from Offbeat Brewery. They'll be
lots of ales to try and lots of chat about beer!
Sunday 2nd November - Halloween
This coming Sunday we're very excited to be
experiening the Peniston
Line Partnership's Ghost Train, travelling with beer along the Settle
Carlisle line. Mallinsons beer and beer from other local breweries will
be served on the train!
Thursday 2nd October - Sat 4th 2014 -
It's Oktoberfest in Huddersfield again!
We'll be showcasing three of
our ales this year and will probably be found loitering aound the
festival quite a lot (especially Thursday night)
Wednesday 17th - Sat 20th September 2014 -
York Beer Festival
This week sees the start of the always
excellent York Beer festival
held at the Knavesmire in York. This year we'll be showcasing four
1st September 2014 - New CLT
We've finally installed our new Cold Liquor
Tank which has freed up
lots of floorspace for further developments in the brewery. In the next
few months we are hoping to install another 15 barrel fermentor!
7th August 2014 - Food and Drink Festival
The Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival
with be starting on
Thursday 7-10th August. Lots of food and drink will be on sale and our
beers will be available from the Star Pub's own beer stall..
14 July 2014 - Star Beer Festival
Next Wednesday (23rd July) see the start of
he Star Inn Beer
Festival at the pub in Folly Hall, Huddersfield. Over 40 different
beers are usually available, including two festival specials off us.
12 May 2014 - New Beers
We've just brewed our World Cup beer called
"Still Gleaming" - this
will be available on the week commencing the 2nd June. Get your orders
in early, to avoid disappointment!
24th-27th April 2014 - Happy Birthday to
The Sportsman in Huddersfield celebrates
it's fifth Birthday this
weekend! We invited landlady Sam Smith to come and brew a beer to
celebrate this, and the result "The fifth" will be on the bar over the
19th-23rd March 2014 - Star Beer Fest!
It's here again and you know we love it!
This time we'll be having
two dry hopped festival specials out in the Marquee Bar, as well as our
constantly rotating Mallinsons pump on the inside bar. Don't miss it -
it's awesome (and we'll probably be there most days, so come along and
24th Feb 2014 - Beer and Music News
Last month we were delighted to hear that
local Folk duo O'Hooley
and Tiddow had recorded a song about beer and the local brewery scene.
Check out their latest album which features the track.
20th Jan 2014 - Manchester Beer Festival
There will be three Mallinsons beers on at
this week's Manchester Beer Festival at the Velodrome - starting the 22
6th Jan 2014 - Happy New Year
We would like to wish all our customer a
very Happy New Year..
2nd December 2013 - Christmas Special and
This week we will be releasing our Christmas
beer: "The 12 Hops of Christmas" - it 4.7%, Pale and super hoppy.
Over the Christmas and New Year period,
there will be limited deliveries in the local area. These are:
Christmas Eve -
Afternoon Local Deliveries
Christmas Day -
Boxing Day -
27th Dec -
Afternoon Local Deliveries
28/29 December -
30th December -
Afternoon Local Deliveries
Dec - 1st Jan - Closed
18th November 2013 - Festival Specials and
This week sees the start of the excellent
Star Winter Beer Festival
in Huddersfield - we'll be featuring two festival specials - "Pulp
Citron" and "Intense"
In other brewery news, one of our
Brewers, Nick will be launching his own range of ales, initially using
our plant to cuckoo. Nick will still continue to brew beers for
Mallinsons. His venture is called Briggs Signature Ales. Check
out his website HERE
28th October 2013 - Local Halloween
We have produced two different dry hopped
festival specials which
will be appearing locally! One will be on at the Rat and Ratchett
Halloween Beer Festival between 31st Oct and 3rd November. The other
will be at The Sportsman Harvest Festival Halloween Celebration on
14th October 2013 - Awards!
We are delighted to announce that our single
hopped Nelson Sauvin
won Bitter of the Festival and the Charlie Award for Overall Beer of
the Festival At Huddersfield Oktoberfest 2013. Thanks to all those
people that voted for us!
6th Septmber - New Brewer!
We are very pleased to announce that we have
taken on a new
addition to our brewing team. Nick Briggs (formerly from Elland
Brewery) has already been sharing the brewing duties with Tara and
Elaine for the past couple of weeks. Welcome aboard Nick!"
19th August - Coming soon - Peterborough
This Week sees the start of the annual
Peterborough Beer Festival.
We've sent down lots of beers this year, including Mount Pleasant Mild,
Amarillo, Castle Hill Premium and a dry hopped special called "Prior's
1th July - Coming soon - Monkeyfest
This Weekend (Sat 6th-Sun 7th July) sees the
Monkeyfest at Armitage Bridge Club. We will be providing a dry hopped
special called "Staying Up" to celebrate Huddersfield Town's continued
presence in the Champioship.
28th May 2013 - Book Launch
This Thursday (May 30th) we'll be heading
over to the York Tap
alongside lots of other brewers to celebrate the release of a book
called "Great Yorkshire Beer" by Leigh Linley. It's a great read and
chocked full of information about brewers, breweries and recipees. And
we're in it. Hope to see you there!
13th May 2013 - Coming Soon
At the end of the month (Bank Holiday
weekend 24th-27th May), the
Star pub in Huddersfield is holding a Mini-Mild and Mallinsons
Festival. As well a good selection of milds from other
we'll be providing several festival specials, all focusing on the hops!
8th April 2013 - Meet the Brewsters
We are really looking forward to heading
over to Liverpool this
Wednesday 10th April for a Meet the Brewsters event at the
Tavern at 7.30pm
11th March 2013 - Beer Festivals
This week sees the start of the most
excellent Star Beer Festival.
Over 40 different cask ales, all cellar cooled and two of our dry
hopped festival specials will be available.
Also, this weekend sees the Leeds Beer
Festival which will see "Indulgence" and "Chinook" on the bar!
25th February 2013 - Award time!
It was a delight to hear from the organisers
of this year's Pendle
Beer Festival that we had won overall Beer of the Festival with our
single hopped Columbus. Thanks to all the people who voted for us!
4th February 2013 - Deliveries for this week
Due to family illness, we can only deliver
to the local area this
week. For cask orders please phone the brewery number or Elaine's
21st January 2013 - In the National News
Nice to get a mention in this months
Obsserver Food Magazine about
brewing (the focus is on homebrewing but quite a few commercial
breweries get a mention). Check out the article HERE.
7th January 2013 - Happy New Year
We would like to thank all of our customers
for a great year last
year. We were able to successfully move into our new premises, which
will eventually result in slightly higher production levels over the
course of the next 12 months.