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Docks Beers Update – February 2024

HOME > Docks Beers Update – February 2024 The Docks Beers Update February 2024 The Docks Beers Update February 2024 WE'RE SUPPORTING THE LINCS & NOTTS AIR AMBULANCE IN 2024 During 2024 Docks Beers Brewery in Grimsby will be supporting the Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance charity. The LNAA are celebrating their 30th year of operations [...]

Docks Beers Update – December 2023

HOME > Docks Beers Update – December 2023 The Docks Beers Update December 2023 The Docks Beers Update December 2023 THIS BREW IS A LABOUR OF LOVE Our Apprentice Brewer Jenny's first big brew has just launched on the bar, introducing Labour of Love. This new beer is a clash of traditional and modern brewing. [...]

Docks Beers Christmas Gift Guide

HOME > Docks Beers Christmas Gift Guide DOCKS BEERS christmas gift guide DECEMBER 2023 The Docks Beers CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE DECEMBER 2023  Docks Beers presents the ultimate Christmas Gift Guide. This year, give the gift of great taste with our selection of craft beer. From IPA's to Session Pale Ale's , we've got something for [...]

Docks Beers Update – November 2023

HOME > Docks Beers Update – November 2023 The Docks Beers Update November 2023 The Docks Beers Update November 2023 IT'S BACK! HARDER, GRAFTIER, AND JUCIER! Hard Graft, one of the first beers to come out of our tanks has got a new recipe... Maintaining the spirit of the original, this updated version brings a [...]

Docks Beers X BrewDog Hull X Bone Machine

HOME > Docks Beers X BrewDog Hull X Bone Machine DOCKS BEERS X BREWDOG HULL X BONE MACHINE Last week we were invited to BrewDog Hull to help celebrate the launch of BrewDog’s newest bar, BrewDog Amsterdam Centraal. The Docks Beers team were asked to do a special ‘meet the brewer’ with some of BrewDog’s [...]

Docks Beers Update – October 2023

HOME > Docks Beers Update – October 2023 The Docks Beers Update October 2023 The Docks Beers Update October 2023 A FAMILIAR FACE JOINS THE BREWERS! We are pleased to announce that our very own Jenny has joined the brew team as our newest 'Apprentice Brewer'! Along with the rest of the brewers, she'll putting in [...]

Docks Beers Update – August 2023

HOME > Docks Beers Update – August 2023 The Docks Beers Update August 2023 The Docks Beers Update August 2023 DOCKS BEERS X GRIMSBY BOROUGH Docks Beers is proud to be sponsoring Grimsby Borough Football Club this season. This week we have launched Wilderness Boys Pale Ale, which is packaged in a stunning bottle with [...]

Docks Beers Update – July 2023

HOME > Docks Beers Update – July 2023 The Docks Beers Update July 2023 The Docks Beers Update July 2023 SAY HELLO TO KIMI! We're delighted to introduce our new sales manager, Kimi Karjalainen, who will be helping Docks ramp up its sales in Lincolnshire and beyond, with wholesalers, pubs, bars and other outlets. Kimi [...]

Docks Beers Update – June 2023

HOME > Docks Beers Update – June 2023 The Docks Beers Update June 2023 The Docks Beers Update June 2023 SEAFRONTIN' XPA Docks Beers has teamed up with East Coast Cruising to brew a brand new beer, especially for CleeW Fest 2023! Seafrontin' is a light and easy-drinking Extra Pale Ale with a hint of [...]

Docks Beers Update – May 2023

HOME > Docks Beers Update – May 2023 The Docks Beers Update May 2023 The Docks Beers Update May 2023 (STRONG) ALE TO THE KING Hear ye, hear ye! In case you've been living under a rock, you'll have heard that Charles is due to become our new King on Saturday 6th May (this Saturday!) [...]

Docks Beers Update – February 2023

HOME > Docks Beers Update – February 2023 The Docks Beers Update February 2023 The Docks Beers Update February 2023 EXTENDED SUNDAY OPENING We are thrilled to say that we are extending our opening hours on Sundays and will be offering discounted drinks... Starting this Sunday (5th Feb), the Taproom will be open until 8 [...]

Docks Beers Update – October 2022

HOME > Docks Beers Update – October 2022 The Docks Beers Update October 2022 The Docks Beers Update October 2022 DOCKTOBERFEST 2022 IS ALMOST OVER Docktoberfest 2022 has almost come to an end! We wanted to say thank you to all of you that attended any of the dates for this year's Docktoberfest. THANK YOU! [...]

Docks Beers Update – September 2022

HOME > Docks Beers Update – September 2022 The Docks Beers Update September 2022 The Docks Beers Update September 2022 THERE GOSE SUMMER! Our brewers have produced three taproom exclusive goses just in time for the end of Summer. The result of the labour... IMPERIAL TRIPLE FRUITED GOSE - 11% (Brewed by Rory Lynch) Mo' [...]

Docks Beers Update – July 2022

HOME > Docks Beers Update – July 2022 The Docks Beers Update July 2022 The Docks Beers Update JULY 2022 READY FOR SHORE LEAVE? Kickstarting July, we not only have a new collab beer, but also a Tap Takeover! As you will have previously seen on our social channels, at the end of May we [...]

Docks Beers Father’s Day Buying Guide 2022

HOME > Docks Beers Father’s Day Buying Guide 2022 Father's Day Buying Guide 2022 June 2022 The Docks Beers Update June 2022 DONT PANIC So, you survived Mother's Day, Mum is happy with her new Kashbah Gin you bought from Docks Beers. You sit back in your chair and relax. But then, you sit up [...]

Docks Beers Update – June 2022

HOME > Docks Beers Update – June 2022 The Docks Beers Update June 2022 The Docks Beers Update June 2022 our latest news As the weather continues to (hopefully) warm up… Let’s take a look at what’s upcoming for Docks Beers in June. DOCKS WINS NLBA We've just about recovered from celebrating our win at [...]

Docks Beers Update – Pride 2022

HOME > Docks Beers Update – Pride 2022 PRIDE Docks Beers to celebrate Pride, Loundly and Proudly. To celebrate and raise awareness of Pride month in June, Docks Beers is showing its support for the LGBTQ+ community by launching a series of beers named after four inspirational figures of the LGBTQ+ movement, and declaring its [...]

Docks Jubilee Weekend Celebration

HOME > Docks Jubilee Weekend Celebration The Docks Beers Update May 2022 Our latest news 70 years of our Liz on the throne, it's a cause for celebration. So let’s take a look at what we’ve got coming up at the church of beer over the Jubilee weekend. To kick off, lets give you an [...]

Docks Beers Update – April 2022

HOME > Docks Beers Update – April 2022 The Docks Beers Update April 2022 The Docks Beers Update April 2022 Our latest news Spring has arrived… well sort of. So let’s take a look at what we’ve got coming up at the church of beer in April. To kick things off, how about a big [...]

Grimbarians in Craft Beer: Paul Cowdery

HOME > Grimbarians in Craft Beer: Paul Cowdery GRIMBARIANS IN CRAFT BEER PART 2 - PAUL COWDERY, SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER AT BREWDOG In the next installment of our series about Grimbarians who have made an impact in the craft beer industry, the spotlight moves to Paul Cowdery, or as many will know him - ‘Sid’. [...]

10 Best Things To Do In Grimsby (Lincolnshire, England)

10 Best Things To Do In Grimsby (Lincolnshire, England) 10 Best Things To Do In Grimsby (Lincolnshire, England) We have something to get off our chests. "It's not so Grim in Grimsby!". There’s no denying that our North East Lincolnshire town has had some tough times - mainly due to the decline in its fishing [...]

Grimbarians in Craft Beer: Matthew Willson

HOME > Grimbarians in Craft Beer: Matthew Willson GRIMBARIANS IN CRAFT BEER PART 1 - MATTHEW WILLSON, MD FREEDOM BREWERY Let’s kick off with a short history lesson. It’s not commonly known that Grimsby boasts an impressive brewing heritage, one that is responsible for giving birth to the ‘Pub Co’. The town was once home [...]

Docks Beers Update – February 2022

The Docks Beers Update February 2022 The latest brewery and taproom news Is it February already? Somehow we’re nearly two months into 2022, so we thought we better catch you up on what’s been happening at the Church of Beer… The Docks Beers Update February 2022 The latest brewery and taproom news Is it February [...]

Docks Beers Update – December 2021

The Docks Beers Update December 2021 The latest brewery and taproom news We’ve just about sorted through all of your Black Friday orders (thanks for those) and now ‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year’, so we thought we’d give you a quick update on what’s happening at the Church of Beer in December [...]

Reborn Pettits Sausages land at Docks!

HOME > Reborn Pettits Sausages land at Docks! REBORN PETTITS SAUSAGES LAND AT DOCKS! Pettits Lincolnshire sausages have been reborn in a collaboration between one of Grimsby’s oldest and most iconic names, John Pettit and Sons Family Butchers, and one of the town’s newest brands, Docks Beers! Direct descendants of the eponymous John Pettit, Stephen [...]

Docks Beers Update – October 2021

The Docks Beers Update October 2021 The latest brewery and taproom news We’re already half-way through October. Here's what's occurring - we had a riot at Docktoberfest (not literally), we brewed a beer with Heist (more on that later), we got an enormous new tank and now we’re starting to talk about the ‘C’ word. [...]

Work in Progress #3 – Team Series

HOME > Work in Progress #3 – Team Series work in progress series 3: team series work in progress Series 3: Team Series Our third Work In Progress is a Team Series, designed to give some of our non-brewery team members a first taste of brewing and create three innovative craft beers. This new series [...]

Docks Beers Update – September 2021

The Docks Beers Update September 2021 The latest brewery and taproom news We are now open 7 days a week! Brewery tours are back. Great Grimsby Shirt has launched. Docktoberfest is imminent. Loads of banging street food incoming. Read on! The Docks Beers Update September 2021 The latest brewery and taproom news We are now [...]

Docks Beers Update – August 2021

The Docks Beers Update August 2021 For all the latest brewery and taproom news How is it August already? There’s been plenty going on at the Church of Beer. We’ve added a few new faces to the team (more on one of them later), we have opened a container bar at Grimsby Town FC and [...]

Top 10 Craft Beer Gifts

Top 10 Craft Beer Gifts Top 10 Craft Beer Gifts Stop looking for The Ultimate Craft Beer Gift List because you have just found it. Docks Beers, Grimsby have searched the net and curated a list of the finest Beer Gifts that cater to all budgets and occasions. So, whether you’re looking for beer gift [...]

Docks Beers Update – July 2021

The Docks Beers Update July 2021 For all the latest brewery and taproom news Have you recovered from June yet? In just a month we put on four comedy gigs, three Rock ‘n’ Goal events, a live podcast recording, a Blues gig, released two new beers, the second series of WIP, a new rum and [...]

Work in Progress #2 – IPA Series

HOME > Work in Progress #2 – IPA Series work in progress series 2: ipa series work in progress Series 2: IPA Series The second of our new Work In Progress series focuses on a much-loved and iconic beer style - the IPA. Indian Pale Ale, aka ‘IPA’, is a hoppy beer style that was [...]

Docks Beers Update – May 2021

The Docks Beers Update May 2021 For all the latest brewery and taproom news Ciao April. Instead of your usual showers we got wall to wall sunshine - what a perfect way to restart outdoor drinking. Thanks to all you hardy souls who braved our beer garden. This month there’s a whole lot more to [...]

Docks Beers Update – April 2021

The Docks Beers Update April 2021 For all the latest brewery and taproom news Oh hello April - about time! Finally we can get back to some semblance of normality. We can see friends and family again, leave the house as many times as we’d like and visit hospitality venues again. Although we will have [...]

Work in Progress #1 – Gose Series

HOME > Work in Progress #1 – Gose Series work in progress by Docks Beers work in progress by Docks Beers Work In Progress is our first small-batch, experimental project that offers people the chance to sample innovative craft beers which focus on particular brewing methods, aspects or beer styles. Over the last two years [...]

Behind the Brew – Fruits of Labour

Behind the Brew Fruits of Labour Head brewer Mike Richards on making our first sour It started out straightforward enough, with a primarily malted barley base and a little bit of oats and wheat for added body. After transferring to the copper, it was very lightly bittered, and at the end of the boil, we [...]

Behind the Brew – Clap Clap Clap Clap Clap Clap Fish

Behind the Brew - Clap Clap Clap Clap Clap Clap Fish Head brewer Mike Richards lifts the lid on our new 4.4% hazy pale ale. When we decided to make Clap Clap Clap Clap Clap Clap Fish, we wanted it to have the qualities people look for in a session ale - easy to drink, [...]

Docks Beers Update – March 2021

The Docks Beers Update March 2021 Thanks for checking out our first update of 2021! Firstly, keep hanging in there everybody. We know how difficult it is at the moment. Lockdowns were tough when the sun was blazing; so a wet and cold winter one has been a real test. But keep your chin up, [...]

Top 10 Breweries in Lincolnshire

Top 10 Breweries in Lincolnshire Ah Lincolnshire, famed for Lincoln’s 11th-century cathedral, the Wolds and for producing tonnes of root vegetables. But that’s not all. Lincolnshire is also developing a reputation for brewing excellent beer as well. According to the brewery rating system* put together by Untappd (the world’s largest beer review app), these are [...]

Behind the Brew – Clocking Off

Behind the Brew - Clocking Off Multiple malts, a huge bag of cocoa nibs and some vigorous fermentation. Head Brewer Mike Richards takes you behind the brew of our new 8% double chocolate stout, Clocking Off. When we started planning Clocking Off there were a few things we had in mind from the get go. [...]

Docks Beers Update – September 2020

The Docks Beers Update September 2020 Hello again Docks fans and welcome to all the latest goings-on at Docks Beers. Sorry for the temporary radio silence. We’ve been itching to write another newsletter, but we’ve been dead busy making new beers, reopening after lockdown and running a drive-in (as you’ll find out if you keep [...]

True Grit Kviek IPA Beer Launch

 

Docks Beers Update – June 2020

The Docks Beers Update | June '20 Hello and welcome to the latest update from Docks Beers. Woah! Where on earth did May go? Feels like it blasted off on an Elon Musk rocket launch. Hello slightly less locked-down June. It is a massive month for Docks Beers because we have lots and lots and lots [...]

Craft Beer: 10 Popular Styles In The UK from Docks Beers

 

Docks Beers Update – December 2019

 

Docks Beers is One!

 

Docks Beers Update – September 2019

 

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Docks Beers Update – July 2019

 

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Docks Beers Update – April 2019

 

Docks Beers Update – February 2019

 

Docks Beers Takes Flight with Eastern Airways

 

New website launches

 

Docks Beers goes live on Untappd

HOME > Docks Beers goes live on Untappd October 2018 Docks Beers is now live as both a brewery and Grimsby's first ever verified venue on Untappd. Untappd is the beer appreciation app on which users can discover and share beers, breweries, and venues with their friends, while earning badges for exploring beers of different [...]

Docks Beers has its taproom flowing

   

If anyone can, Docks Beers can