Jester Hops from 2015 hop walk

Hackney Brewery: The Global Hop Shortage

In our video this week, Jon discusses the developing hop supply shortage and how it will affect the brewing industry this year. Some of you may be aware that this year there is a Global Hop Shortage, that could be the worse than the situation in 2007, which was considered a disaster and had a […]


We love board games and beer, so there is nowhere better than Draughts to enjoy both. We pop in and say hello to Nick about their kick starter success. Plus they are only a stones thrown from the brewery.  

The Gipsy Queen

We take a look around the Gipsy Queen in Kentish Town, and have a chat to Aidan about our tap takeover at the end of the month.

Welcome to the brewery.

Happy new year! This is the start of our new video blog where we will be giving you the insider knowledge and all the latest news from the brewery. First up, our brew 1000 and the Japanese inspired Saison, Okawari Kudasai.