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Pub of the Week: The Hoops Inn

Posted by Mike Coombes Dartmoor Brewery in Nov 2018

We're off to North Devon for our latest Pub of the Week - the perfectly picturesque Hoops Inn at Horns Cross.

You'll find the Hoops Inn between Bideford and the stunning North Devon coastal village of Clovelly, making it a great watering hole if you're enjoying some time out in this lovely part of Devon. Better still, the Hoops Inn has 13 comfortable rooms if you're looking for somewhere to rest your head for the night.

This lovely country pub oozes character and tradition, with its thatched roof. beamed ceilings and characterful bar. You'll find our Dartmoor Best and Jail Ale on the...

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Try our new Black Porter

Posted by Mike Coombes Dartmoor Brewery in Nov 2018

The days are getting chilly, the nights are drawing in, and with impeccable timing the talented team at Dartmoor Brewery have come up with a deliciously warming Porter ale - No.5 in the Dartmoor Discovery range of small-batch craft ales.

The new Black Porter features a blend of pale, crystal and chocolate malts, giving this beer a deep flavour with a dark fruit undertone and a spicy, black pepper finish.

It's a dark beer, naturally, and packs a very smooth and satisfying flavour.

The Black Porter is available from November through to January - ask your local to get some in.  Best enjoyed in good company...

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Pub of the Week: The Drewe Arms, Broadhembury

Posted by Mike Coombes Dartmoor Brewery in Nov 2018

For a cracking example of a great Devon pub, head for the historic Drewe Arms in the Devon village of Broadhembury.

This picture-postcard-perfect pub can be found on the edge of the oustandingly beautiful Blackdown Hills in rural East Devon.  It goes without saying that this is great walking country, and the Drewe Arms makes a great spot for a little well-earned refreshment, sustenance and hearty cheer after a day out in the country.

The happy team at the Drewe Arms welcomes locals and visitors equally warmly - like old friends! This ancient medieval building houses a warm and tastful interior, complete with...

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Brewery Open Night

Posted by Mike Coombes Dartmoor Brewery in Oct 2018

Dartmoor Brewery Open Night - Thursday 29th November 2018

Want to see how we produce our fine craft ales?  Now's your chance.  Enjoy a behind-the-scenes brewery tour with our Head Brewer or one of his team, where you'll see the full process from start to finish.  Take a deep breath and enjoy the special aromas of our carefully chosen hops and fine malt. Find out how the mash tun, the kettle, the whirlpool and the fermentation vessel each take their turn in a process which combines the best ingredients, a little chemistry and a lot of magic.  

With the festive season fast approaching,...

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Pub of the Week: The Greyhound Country Inn

Posted by Mike Coombes Dartmoor Brewery in Oct 2018

We're heading to East Devon for our featured Pub of the Week - the Greyhound Country Inn at Fenny Bridges.

The Greyhound sits beside what was once the main trunk road between Exeter and London, and it certainly has all the good looks of a welcoming haunt for weary travellers with its pretty frontage and its picture-postcard-perfect thatched roof.

Step insider and you'll immediately feel the warm, relaxing style of this much-loved country inn, with a traditional oak beamed bar, wood burning fire and comfortable restaurant.

You'll find fine ales from Dartmoor Brewery on the bar, and a wine list which has been put together...

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