A Tropical Reggae Soaked Closing Party with Island Records Kiko Bun

We’ve been playing London based Kiko Bun’s cover of the Toots and the Maytals’ track since hearing it on ‘This is England ’90’ and it’s a huge pleasure to welcome the burgeoning Reggae inspired singer to Sheffield to host our Closing Party event at Picture House Social, DJin’ alongside in-house selector Ashley Plenty. Try the Island Records’ Session IPA and Porter which will both be pouring … Continue reading A Tropical Reggae Soaked Closing Party with Island Records Kiko Bun

Collaboration is Key: Norwich City of Ale

Collaboration, collaboration, collaboration; okay if I say it enough times it might sink in *smiles* but really it is something I believe can be truly rewarding and beneficial. When Sheffield Beer Week initially formed, in part, some of the inspiration came from around the World and  the UK. Looking towards beer weeks in the US, Belgian events and closer to home such as London Beer … Continue reading Collaboration is Key: Norwich City of Ale

Launch Events

Time flies when you’re brewing beer… Since the University of Sheffield commissioned  ‘Beer Report’ was published last year (March 2016), authored by Pete Brown, there was a quick fire momentum of news and press coverage. Then Sheffield quietly got on with brewing and hosting beer events. In a way it has for the last twenty years, with care and passion. As another 12 months rolled … Continue reading Launch Events

2017 Sheff Beer Week News

It’s with great excitement that the first few breweries have been announced for 2017 #SheffBeerWeek events. Follow updates as they are released via our Twitter. Not only do we have great local breweries such as Neepsend, Thornbridge and Abbeydale all getting involved but a list of national and international breweries including Beavertown and Belgian family brewer Brouwerij De Brabandere, so far. Can’t wait to share more with you … Continue reading 2017 Sheff Beer Week News

The World’s Best Beer City? A Snapshot of the Beer Industry in the Sheffield City Region

“We knew beer was big in Sheffield. But the scene has been moving so quickly we had no idea how big it was – and neither, it seems, does anyone else.” Pete Brown In April 2016 the University of Sheffield released a third commissioned report , this time focusing on beer. Beer writer Pete Brown conducted the research and writing for the in-depth 24 page … Continue reading The World’s Best Beer City? A Snapshot of the Beer Industry in the Sheffield City Region