NEWS

December 2017

The brewery is open everyday up to Christmas Eve from 9:30 till 5:30.  A range of beer related gifts are available.

New for this Christmas we are stocking a range of gin and vodka from our friends at Winchester Distillery.

We also have a range of Hampshire ciders from Meon Valley and Chalkdown on our shelves.

Its Sherfield School Christmas Fare from 12:00 till 4:00 on 2nd December.

The 9th December sees Mash at the Westgate School in Winchester for its Christmas Fair from 11:00 till 2:00.

November 2017

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Christmas trees as well as wreaths and Christmas decorations will be on sale from the last weekend of November next door to the brewery at Burcot Farm from 9:00 till 5:30 everyday.

25th November MASH will be at the Hook Schools Christmas Fare from 11:00 am till 2:00 pm selling a variety of beers and gifts.

October 2017

MASH Chocolate Stout and Copper will be available at Crosfield Hall on Saturday 28th October for the Romsey, Chandler’s Ford & District Round Table beer festival.  Pick up tickets here.

MASH Amber, Copper & Pale are on offer at the Phyllis Tuckwell Taste the hops for Hospice Care at the Empire, Aldershot from the 6th to 7th October.  Go along and taste local ales for a good cause.

September 2017

2nd September sees MASH at the Hamble Food Festival from 10:00 till 4:00 at the Foreshore Car Park.

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Sunday 3rd September we return to the Romsey Food Festival for the third year.  Our stall will be in the town centre and not in our usual Hampshire Farmers’ Market spot.

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23rd September is the Sherfield School Family Fun day where MASH will be running a bar and stall.

30th September we are at Emsworth as part of British Food Fortnight.

August 2017

Its August so it must be Trout & About in Stockbridge  on 6th from 10:00 till 4:00.  As ever we will be running a stall on the High Street selling draught ales as well as bottled beer and mini-kegs to take-away.  We look forward to seeing you there.

Fleet Lions are hosting their 11th beer festival on Saturday 5th August at the Harlington 236 Fleet Road, Fleet. More info on the event can be found here.  MASH Amber, Copper and Gilt join the line-up at this year’s festival.

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July 2017

MASH Pale is on draught at  Toscanaccio in Parchment Street, Winchester throughout the Hat Fair Weekend.

MASH will be at the Royal British Legion beer festival at Old Basing from 2:00pm till late on 15th July.  MASH Copper, Gilt and Pale will all be available.

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MASH will be at the Southsea Food Festival on 16th July in Palmerston Road from 10:00 am till 5:00 pm.

MASH Ruby and Chocolate Stout will be available at the Crossway Inn beer festival in Churt near Farnham from 21st to 23rd July.

 

June 2017

Friday 2nd June we are at Toscanaccio in Parchment Street, Winchester for a beer tasting from 5:00pm.  Draught beer will also be available as well as a beer take-away option.

On 11th June MASH will be at the Broughton Water Buffalo Open Farm Sunday.  This runs from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm for food, drink, farmers’ market as well as a Buffalo BBQ.

May 2017

Hamble Spring Festival is running on 6th May at the Foreshore from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm with MASH in attendance.

MASH are supplying Pale and Ruby ales to the Hook Schools Parent Association Beer Festival which runs from 7:00 pm on 6th May.  This is being held at the Hook Community Centre.

13th May is Sparsholt College Countryside Day and MASH will be having a stall at this event.

21st May is the ever popular Watercress Festival in Alresford and MASH will be back again this year with on and off sales.

28th May is the date for the Bracknell Ale & Cider festival at Bracknell Rugby Club with MASH Copper and Chocolate Stout on the list.

April 2017

MASH have a stall at Shamrock Quay Food Festival in Southampton on 1st April.

15th April sees MASH at the Leckford Farm Estate near Stockbridge.

March 2017

MASH will be running a stall at the Hackwood Park Point to Point on 12th March.  Hackwood Park is located near Basingstoke.

MASH will be running stalls at Hampshire Farmer’s Markets throughout the month.  Details of which are on our Events Page

We are pleased to say that Vin Wines in Emsworth are now stocking our beers.

February 2017

We are pleased to announce that MASH beers are now available in bottles at the amazing Lainston House Hotel in Winchester.

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MASH Pale will be available at the 25th Gosport Winterfest beer festival at Thorngate Halls from 24th to 25th February.

MASH were proud to supply Eastleigh College as part of their 7 course menu a Taste of Hampshire on 16th February. The college worked with Hampshire Fare, local suppliers and chef  Andy Mackenzie from Lainston House Hotel.  A review of the excellent evening can be found here.

January 2017

A happy New Year to all of our customers and stockists.  Thanks for all of your support in 2016.

MASH are at Hambledon Vineyard on 17th Jan for a Hampshire Farmers’ Markets networking event from 3:00.

We are also attending the Local Produce Show at The Ageas Bowl on 24th Jan from 10:00 till 4:30.

 

December 2016

The brewery is open everyday from 5th through to 24th December for on and off sales.  You can also pick up a Hampshire grown Christmas tree from Burcot Farm.  They also make hand made fir wreaths and have a wealth of Christmas decorations in their shop.

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Saturday 10th Dec there will be a hog roast at Burcot Farm and Michelle Mason will be selling her wonderful chocolates.

On December 1st MASH will be at the Westgate School, Cheriton Road, Winchester for their Christmas Fair.  The fun starts at 5:00 pm through until 7:00pm.  Pop along for some Christmas goodies.

Saturday 10th December we are making our annual appearance at the Sherfield School Christmas Market.  It runs from 12:00 till 4:00 pm at Sherfield School, Sherfield-on-Lodden, RG27 0HU

Lemongrass and MASH beer soap also makes a return, handmade by the Good Natured Soap Company of Winchester.  This is available from the brewery and at all of our events.  The soap is made with MASH Copper which replaces the entire water content of this soap, the reasons for using beer are that the properties of the hops soothe irritated skin, contain polyphenols thought to provide anti bacterial and preservative effects and skin softening amino acids.

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November 2016

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MASH are proud to have joined Hampshire Fare who have been promoting and supporting local produces for 25 years.

MASH Brewery have teamed up with EeBria to offer tap takeover and meet the brewer events.  We require at least 1 weeks notice and are happy to run these events in a 60 mile radius of the brewery.  To book please see EeBria.

MASH are also on buyagift where you can purchase a beer tasting for 2 at the brewery.  You can book here.

MASH are now members of the Micropub and Microbrewery Association.  Please check out thier website to find out more information about the movement and find your local micropub.

26th November MASH will be running a stall at the Hook Schools Christmas Fair from 11:00 to 2:00.  We will be selling a full range of gift packs, mini-kegs and bottles.

27th November we will be providing a bar at the Micheldever Christmas Fayre at the Warren Centre in Micheldever Station from 1:00 till 4:00.

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October 2016

Its October so its got to be OctoberFest and luckily for you Bavaria comes to Basingstoke from Friday 7th October through to Sunday 9th.  MASH Amber, Gilt and Ruby will be available over the weekend festivities.

Tickets are on sale now.

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September 2016

MASH are proud to announce that we were voted the Best Drinks Producer 2016 at the Hampshire Farmers’ Markets Awards held in Emsworth on 22nd September. A huge thank you to everyone who voted for us we are very honoured.

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Hampshire Farmers’ Markets

 

MASH Gilt and Chocolate Stout will be at the Rivermead Beer Festival on 24th Sept from noon till 11:00 pm at the Rivermead Leisure Centre.

Its Cask Ale Week from 22nd Sept so please support your local brewer but popping down your local for some great cask ale.

 

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MASH will be at the Hamble Festival of Food on 3rd September.

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4th September sees MASH at the Romsey Food Festival in the town centre from 10:00.

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Yateley Cask & Cork  Festival 9th – 10th September at Sean Devereux Park.  MASH Amber and MASH Gilt will be available.

G-Live Beer Festival will run from 9th 10th September.  Tickets are available here.  MASH Amber, Chocolate Stout and Pale will be all be on.

10th September sees MASH Amber and Pale being served at the Silchester Beer Festival at the Village Hall.

Hatch Warren Beer Festival in Basingstoke from 7:00 pm on 10th September with MASH Copper and Ruby being on draught.  Tickets are available in advance or on the door.

MASH are running a beer stall at Micheldever Station Fete & Beer Festival from 1:00 pm till 7:00 pm at the Warren Centre.

Colden Common Beer Festival runs from the 16th to 17th September at the Community Centre.  MASH Amber will be available.

August 2016

Want to see what Mash is all about? Join us on a brewery tour on the 6th of August @ 2pm. Call 01962 795023 or email info@mashbrewery.com to book a space.

Our friends at Choose Chocolate have developed a fantastic chocolate stick using MASH Chocolate Stout.  We certainly love it.

Choose Choc

Its Trout & About in Stockbridge on 7th August in the High Street.  MASH will have its usual stall near the Co-Op for on and off sales.

Trout & About 2016

July 2016

Relish Canteen in Eastleigh are running a Hampshire Food Festival Barbecue on Saturday 30th July.  Information on the event can be found here.  MASH beers will be available on the day.

You can now enjoy MASH Gilt our new golden beer in bottlers as well as on draught, 5 L Mini-Kegs and in Polypins (beer in a box).

MASH Amber is now available as a Key-Keg please contact us for details.

MASH are running a beer tasting at Bay Leaves Larder on Saturday 2nd July from 11:00.  We would love to see you there and you can also purchase other great local produce while you are there.  Bay Leaves Larder.  Bay Leaves now stock a range of 5 L mini-kegs.

 

Sherfest 2016

MASH Copper and Amber are available at Sherfest this year on 2nd July from 12:00 till 8:00 at the Sherfield Park Community Centre Hook.

Eastleigh Beer Festival

MASH Amber and Pale are on the list for the Eastleigh Beer Festival from 23rd to 24th July.  The festival takes place at the Silverlake Stadium the home of Eastleigh FC.  You can purchase tickets here.

MASH are hiring! 

Experienced Sales Agents (part time)

MASH Brewery in Winchester are looking for experienced sales agents. If you are able to work part time from home and have a passion for beer, then this is the job for you. Will involve both telephone sales and visiting local outlets within a sales area of a 20 mile radius of either of Bournemouth, Southampton, Reading or Portsmouth. Self employed / commission only.

Please email your CV to info@mashbrewery.com to which all pre-application enquiries should also be addressed.

The job holder should:

  • In the first instance make sales calls to sales outlets (pubs, clubs, off licences etc) based on a list of prospects provided at intervals by the MASH Brewery.
  • Identify prospective outlets within their sales area and follow up with a sales call or a visit.
  • Contact purchasers a suitable period following the sale to ensure the outlet was happy with the beer and arrange follow on orders, cask pick up etc.
  • Where possible visit outlets occasionally to establish a personal relationship between the outlet and the brewery and gather feedback.
  • Record all customer interaction in association with the MASH Sales Team.

It is anticipated that, in a typical week, around 30 outlets would be contacted.

June 2016

MASH made it onto BBC South Today being filmed at Ringwood Hampshire Farmers’ Market.  The clip can be viewed here.

Beer Day Britain

Its national beer day on 15th June raise a glass of beer and saying ‘Cheers to Beer’ at 7pm and post a message and photo on social media with the hashtag #CheersToBeer.

 

MASH Gilt

 

MASH are launching a new golden beer – Gilt.  A 4.1% ABV with all English malts and two varieties of English Hops.  Gilt had its first outing at Romsey Farmers’ Market and the first two pubs to stock it on draught are the Bat & Ball in Farnham and The Hyde Tavern in Winchester

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The Southampton Beer Festival is running from 2nd to 4th June at the Guildhall, where MASH Chocolate Stout is available.  Tickets are on sale now.

Southampton Beer Festival

Chocolate Stout along with MASH Pale are on the list for the Salisbury Beerex which is held at the Salisbury Arts Centre on Friday 17th June.

Salisbury Beerex

MASH are running a bar at the Fulflood Street Party 11th June from noon to 10:30 pm.  MASH Amber, Copper, Gilt and Pale will all be available on the day plus limited supplies of Chocolate Stout.

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May 2016

MASH Beers are now available through Brewers Direct who work with the finest microbreweries and craft ale producers in the UK.

If you wish to purchase MASH Beers through Brewers Direct please follow the link below:

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MASH Amber will be making an appearance at the 6th Bracknell Ale & Wine Festival on 29th May at the Bracknell Rugby Club.

Advance tickets can be purchased here: Bracknell Ale & Wine Festival 2016

Bangers & MASH anyone?

Love sausages?  Love beer?  Well the award wining H.G Witt at Midgham Farm near Fordingbridge have combined their beef, reared in the New Forest, with MASH Chocolate Stout to produce these delicious beef and stout sausages.  These are available from the Midgham Farm stall at Hampshire Farmers’ Markets.So you can enjoy some bangers and mash, we certainly do!

Sausages and mash stout

 

April 2016

MASH beer will be gracing a number of beer festivals in April.

Wickham Beer Festival 8th – 9th April

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Newbury Racecourse Beer Festival 15th – 16th April

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Finally we are excited that four MASH beers will form part of the line-up at the Reading Beer Festival: Amber, Chocolate Stout, Copper and Pale. The beer festival is running from 28th April until 1st May at Christchurch Meadows Caversham.

Reading Beer Festival

Mash also has its first set of craft keg beer available.  A batch of MASH Copper has been packaged into 30 L Key Kegs.

Copper Key Kegs

March 2016

We are currently testing two new beers.  A golden beer with all English malts and hops probably around the 4.0% ABV mark.  The other beer we have on development is a Ruby beer with English Maris Otter barley combined with some speciality Bavarian malt.  This will be single hopped and will be between 4.5% to 4.8% ABV.

February 2016

Gosport Winterfest 19th – 20th February

MASH Chocolate Stout is available at the Winterfest.

Gosport Winterfest