Brewery Collections

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Bottle Collection at Hafod Brewery*

As it’s a bit difficult to get a pint at the moment we’re offering you the chance to stock up on some Hafod bottles direct from the brewery.

AVAILABLE BOTTLES:

SUNRISE 3.8% – A pale, refreshing ale with good citrus flavours and a crisp, grapefruit bitterness.

MOEL FAMAU 4.1% – Rich, dark beer inspired by and infused with smoked heather from the stunning Clwydian Range local to the brewery.

PILGRIM 4.5% – Hoppy beer with fruity & pine aromas and a citrus bitterness.

BILBERRY BREW 4.5% – Seasonal golden beer crafted with locally foraged wild Welsh bilberries.

LANDMARK 4.6% – Moreish full-bodied bitter with juicy malt flavours, a fruity aroma and a smooth bitter finish.

HONEY HONEY 4.4% – Mexican Honey infused golden ale. An aromatic, smooth refreshing beer with a sweet honey finish.

You can order bottles via: 

We are offering mixed cases of 12 bottles and single variety cases of 12 bottles for sale. The minimum order is 12 bottles. You can choose the mix of bottles in your case**

All orders must be paid for in advance of collection, preferably via BACS. NO CASH PURCHASES.

Santander Bank plc

Account Number: 05457435

Sort Code: 09-01-28

Orders can be collected in person from the brewery, once confirmed by a member of staff.

Hafod Brewing Company Ltd

Unit1a, Old Gas Works

Gas Lane

Mold

CH7 1UR

You must be over 18 to use this service. Please bring proof of ID with you in order to collect your order.

If you have ordered a mixed case of bottles, please bring a bag or box with you to transport your bottles home. Single variety cases of 12 bottles are already shrink-wrapped.

All bottles have been packaged at a SALSA accredited bottling facility. The certification can be viewed at the link below:

https://www.staffordshirebrewery.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SALSA-2019.pdf

If you feel at all unwell or have been advised to self-isolate please do not attempt to use this service.

Thank you for supporting a local business.

*This service is available subject to government advice on businesses operating a pick-up service. We reserve the right to withdraw the service at any time without notice. In the event of your order being cancelled you will receive a full refund.

** Bottle stocks are subject to availability.

New Bottled Beer Range

Our brand new bottled beer range has arrived and is fast expanding to offer our most popular core beers and seasonals in 500ml filtered, carbonated and bar coded bottles.

Rich, dark and heather-infused Moel Famau ale

Look out for the rich, dark delight that is Moel Famau 4.1% heather-infused ale, inspired by the stunning Clwydian Range local to the brewery alongside core favourites Sunrise citrus pale and Landmark moreish bitter, with our mighty Powerhaus pale and Moldbreaker Pilsner to follow soon…

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Festival Season is ON!

Find the brewery bar and team out at festivals in the North-west over the next few months and try our best-selling beers and new seasonals in cask, keg and bottle…

Flint & Denbigh Show – Thursday 16th August, near Denbigh http://www.denbighandflintshow.com/cms/

Nantwich Food & Drink Festival – Friday 31st August – Sunday 2nd September https://www.nantwichfoodfestival.co.uk

Mold Food & Drink Festival – Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th September https://moldfoodfestival.co.uk

 

Brewery Tours and Christmas Drink & Shop

We’ve got two exciting events coming up at the brewery to get your Christmas started: brewery tours and a Christmas drink and shop day!

If you’re looking for a Christmas gift for a beer fan (or yourself) then look no further: Brewery Tour tickets for February 2018 are now on sale through Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hafod-brewery-tours-february-2018-tickets-39591484195?aff=es2

And if you can’t wait till February, we’re also hosting a Christmas drink and shop day on Saturday 2nd December 12-9pm where you can drop in to the upstairs brewery tap for a Christmas pint and stock up on bottled beer and gifts galore at our pop-up shop. No tickets necessary, just drop in on the day.

 

Brewery Tours Have Landed!

Tours have been on the cards at the brewery for a long while now so we thought we’d finally get on with them to coincide with Hafod’s 5th birthday and in time for Christmas!

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Two weekends of tours are now available to book through Eventbrite, one in December and one in January – the perfect beery gift for yourself or someone else! Buy online at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/winter-brewery-tours-at-hafod-brewing-company-tickets-29204209577

or buy direct from Mold Alehouse http://moldalehouse.co.uk or at this week’s Novemberfest beer festival in Mold https://moldnovemberfest.wordpress.com.

The Hafod Brewery team will guide you through an interactive tour and tasting at the microbrewery in Mold town-centre, where you can take an exclusive look at our 15 barrel brewery and taste some of our newest beers at the upstairs Hafod bar.

Your ticket will include an interactive tour of the brewery where you’ll see where and how we brew our diverse range of ales, following the brewing journey from grain to beer. Head brewer Phill will be on hand for Q&A. Upstairs in our bar area your ticket will entitle you to x4 half pints or x2 pints and snacks, with further beers available to purchase at the bar, including new festive and seasonal brews.

The brewery shop will be open and fully stocked with our canned and bottled beers, giftpacks, branded welshbeer.com glasses and more – the perfect place to stock up on your favourite beers or gifts.

Special Bottled Beer Commemorates Mold’s Daniel Owen

No, not Michael Owen (although he does hail from nearby Hawarden), this October Hafod Brewery is celebrating the week long Daniel Owen Festival taking place in Mold town centre.

Who was Daniel Owen? If you’ve been to the brewery’s hometown of Mold, you’ve likely walked past the statue of the man in the hat, which resides in (funnily enough) the Daniel Owen Square.

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Daniel Owen was the foremost Welsh-language novelist of the 19th Century. His hometown was Mold in Flintshire, where he worked as a tailor, author, preacher and civic leader.

Our special commemorative bottled beer is a 4.5% copper bitter available in bottle and on draught at local stockists from Saturday 17th October – see below for details.

All sorts of family-friendly activities will be on in Mold during the week of the festival – for a full programme of events see: http://www.danielowenfestival.com 

Bottled beer available at:

The Olive Tree, Mold https://www.facebook.com/theolivetreedelimold/info

Bargain Booze, Mold http://www.bargainbooze.co.uk/storedetail/?id=70

Caffi Florence, Loggerheads http://www.caffiflorence.co.uk

The Shop, Cilcain http://www.theshopcilcain.com

Cafe Edenshine, Afonwen Craft & Antiques Centre http://www.afonwen.co.uk/restaurant/

For a pint of the beer, visit:

Mold Alehouse http://moldalehouse.co.uk

Y Dderwen/ The Oak, Hendre http://ydderwen-theoak.co.uk

 

 

The Can Range Expands…

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This Autumn the new, dangerously drinkable Dark Times joined the Hafod can range after small batch brews garnered plenty of fans. A black ale hopped with a blend of U.S. hops, this is a stealthy 6.9% brew that nicely complements the pale single-hopped Hopper and red rye and spelt Big Red cans we already produce.

Rumour has it a fourth can will be joining this trio and rumour has it right – check back and find out more later this month!

In the meantime, take a look at our Stockists page if you’re after a can or three…

Out & About: upcoming dates for your beery diary

Come rain or shine, the Hafod brewery bar will be out at a stack of events this Spring/Summer from fell running to festivals – which one will YOU be at? Check your diary and join us for our usual mix of cask ale, canned and bottled beers! 
May 14th-15th Wrexham Food & Drink Festival https://wrexhamfoodfest.wordpress.com/
May 21st Excalibur charity fell-run/walk, Moel Famau http://www.conquerexcalibur.org.uk/
June 3rd-5th Loggfest, We Three Loggerheads pub, nr Mold http://www.loggfest.co.uk/
June 10th – 11th Midsummer Music & Ale Fest, Mold TBC
June 12th Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations, Mold http://www.moldtowncouncil.org.uk/Mold-TC/events_list-11781.aspx
July 10th Mold carnival https://www.facebook.com/MoldCarnival
August 5th-7th North Wales Blues & Soul Festival http://nwbluesandsoul.co.uk/
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Flintshire Real Ale Trail Saturday 23rd April

Saturday 23rd April sees the return of the Real Ale Trail in Flintshire and we’re bringing the beer! The pubs are ready, the buses are good to go, BUT the beer needs a name. To win a day’s brewing at Hafod Brewing Company with Head Brewer Phill and beer to take home too check out the Leader newspaper or www.leaderlive.co.uk  to enter the competition and create a name for this year’s Ale Trail brew.

What sums up the Ale Trail? What will look catchy on a pump clip on the bar for hundreds of people to see? We’re looking forward to hearing the names you come up with – good luck!

If you’re not familiar with the Ale Trail take a look at the website and find out where to buy tickets http://realaletrailflintshire.co.uk/

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February Happenings

So Dryanuary and Tryanuary are done and dusted. Happily for us loads more people joined in the fun this year, trying new beers, bars and bottle shops in what could have been a very dry month for the industry. Hafod cans are now available in Wetherspoons across North Wales and several new independent stockists  – check out our ‘Stockists’ page for new places to grab a beer.

February is going something like this: Liverpool, refurbishment, meet the brewer, refurbishment, Liverpool…

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Liverpool

We’re off to Liverpool a few times this month with 4 cask beers making an appearance at Liverpool CAMRA Beer Festival, including two limited edition small-batch brews, Macaroon 5.5% a sorachi ace hopped dark ale and Hopper Brewer’s Reserve 6.5% a super strength version of our bronze winning beer. At the end of the month we’ll be taking the brewery bar and bottles/cans to celebrate Global Scouse Day on Sunday 28th February at Sefton Park Palmhouse with other independent food, drink and craft producers: https://www.facebook.com/Artisansinthepalmhouse/?fref=ts Our cask and canned beers are cropping up across the city too. Look out for us in both branches of The Ship in a Bottle http://www.theshipandmitre.com/shops/

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Refurb Time

Kicking off with plans to refurb the brewery and make room for an events space this month requires all hands on deck; after promising a grand opening for a long time we might actually have one! (No, really.) Watch this space for details and some sneak peak photos. Work is ongoing!

Meet the Brewer

Just in time for the Six Nations Wales fixtures we’re fitting in a meet the brewer night at the independently run The Shop, in Cilcain this Friday 12th February; a great little shop where you can stock up on local produce. The plan is a chilled-out evening of beer talk, handpulled beers and a good excuse to stock up on cans and bottles ready for Saturday’s Wales v Scotland match. Tickets available from The Shop: http://www.theshopcilcain.com/

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A busy month – can’t complain of boredom!