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We always aim to use local produce and companies, from local breweries to local musicians for our live music nights on Thursday’s and Saturday’s. Interested in working with us, get in touch.
In May 2006 Ludlow Brewing Company’s first mash was started, the rest as they say is history…. September 2006 saw the brewery gain its first awards. Their first ale “Ludlow Gold” (which we serve) won the CAMRA Severn Valley Railway beer festival.
Ludlow Gold 4.2% - This has a golden ale complexion with a papaya, pineapple and lemon aroma. Gold has a soft, full bodied and creamy taste.
Established in 1993 by the Davis family, Hobsons Brewery is now a leading craft brewer in Shropshire and one of the most sustainable breweries in the UK. Based in Cleobury Mortimer, just 12 miles from us, Hobsons cask ales and bottled beers are all brewed onsite using traditional brewing techniques. The primary ingredients are sourced from supply chains forged with barley growers and hop farmers within some 30 miles of the brewery. A strong commitment to quality, local sourcing and reducing the breweries carbon footprint by introducing green technologies has earned Hobsons regional and national awards - notably CAMRA Champion Beer of Britain in 2007 and SIBA’s Best Green Business in 2010. Hobsons stands by a strong ethos of sustainability, community and passion for real ale.
Hobsons Best 3.8% - The pale brown to amber medium bodied beer has a strong hop character. It's a bitter but with unconventional warm tones of malt that lingers on the palette, the complex malty flavours gives richness, balanced by the clean hoppy finish. A good session bitter brewed with local British hops picked from the farm seven miles down the road in Worcestershire from the Brewery.
Wye Valley Brewery
Wye Valley Brewery is a family business that takes great pride in brewing the best cask-conditioned beer possible. Brewing anything up to 10 million pints of beautiful beer every year! They’re a lean, green brewing machine. Wye Valley care about the environment and the community they work in, over the last decade, they have updated their processes and made their brewhouse energy efficient. This led to them winning the Best Green Business at the SIBA Business awards in 2015.
HPA 4.0% - delightfully straw-coloured ale. It’s smooth on the palate and boasts a wonderful citrus hop aroma leading to a balanced bitter finish. Truly Distinctive.
Butty Bach 4.5% - Butty Bach is a Welsh term meaning ‘little friend’. This smooth and satisfying premium ale is burnished gold in colour, with a sweet, smooth and full bodied taste.
D.W. Wall & Son Butchers
D.W. Wall & Son Ludlow butchers shop is one of Shropshire’s best known family butchers. It's been preparing and supplying high quality meat for many years. Owners of the multi award winning Ludlow sausage, which we use several times across the menu, along with many other cuts of meat they supply us with.
We use singers from far and wide for our weekly live music slots, from 9pm till 11pm every Thursday & Saturday. If you’re a local musician or know someone who is get in touch via email or our Facebook page. Just add a brief description of the type of music you play, or even better a link to your YouTube or Sound Cloud page. We look forward to hearing from you.