From the Blog

  • CHAPTER I

    This post has been a long time in coming. Mainly because so much has happened since our last update back in May…
  • Recent Happenings in the Monkhood

    Recent Happenings in the Monkhood.
    It’s been a busy but frustrating few weeks here at Northern Monk. Work towards our new home continues, despite many a hurdle and delay, and we’re beginning to see a... read more...
  • An end to Nomadism

    So, it’s been a hectic six months here at Northern Monk with lots going on behind the scenes. After making the decision to cease our Nomadic brewing and find a suitable place to house ourselves, this... read more...
  • Meet our Brewer

    In October last year we welcomed Brian Dickson to the brotherhood in the capacity of Head Brewer. Many will know Bri from his role at The Grove in Huddersfield and his time as the man behind their in... read more...
  • NMBCo meets India

    New World IPA in India
    Recently we traveled to India to meet with Mumbai's first Craft Brewery; Gateway Brewing Co, The Yeast India Co and to re-create the old world journey (in our own very 21st century way) of our New... read more...
  • An addition to the Brotherhood

    Brian Dickson has joined Northern Monk in the capacity of brewer. Brian has done an awesome job as the man behind Bitches Brewing and has played a key role in making The Grove in Huddersfield the... read more...
  • NMBCo meets Martyn Cornell

    Northern Monk is built on collaborations, and one of the collaborations we’re most excited about is working with Martyn Cornell. Martyn is the author of Amber, Gold and Black, a book that gives the... read more...
  • Northern Monk Brew Co. The Next Chapter

    The monk is in a field crouching over a bag of hops
    In late July 2013, we launched Northern Monk Brew Co, with a pocket full of dreams,  enough capital to get the wheels slowly in motion, some incredible support from friends and family and a knapsack... read more...
  • We're starting small. But we like to think BIG.


    At NMBCo we're starting small but we like to think BIG. In between making beers, drinking them and getting them to you we've been pushing the next phase of the Northern Monk Brew Co. website. And it... read more...
  • NMBCo is GO!

    On the 18th of July - a hot and humid summer night we launched Northern Monk Brew Co with our first beer, a 6.2%, 60 IBU India Pale Ale with 4 hop varieties from 3 continents at The Sparrow Bier Cafe... read more...
  • Proud to be Nomadic

    There's a common question being asked of us; "where do you brew your beer?".  We are "common brewers" and the buildings of our community are not set in stone.  We do not have a complex of buildings,... read more...
  • The North is Coming

    The North is almost here. We launch in 8 days. To celebrate this, we sent over 300 NMBCo. stickers to all corners of the UK and some even further afield. We had entries from Canada, the USA, Portugal... read more...
  • JOIN US

    To coincide with our launch night on Thursday the 18th of July, we will be unveiling a whole New World within our website. We've been working with some fantastic people to bring you Brethren only... read more...
  • NMBCo LAUNCH Party

    Bier Cafe Bradford

    We're holding our launch party at The Sparrow Bier Cafe in Bradford. The Sparrow has been listed by The Guardian as one of the UK's Top ten craft beer bars, won Bradford CAMRA's pub of the year in... read more...
  • BAD HABIT

    Monk pouring in hops
    If you’ve been following our progress on Twitter then it won’t have escaped you that we ventured down to the capital last week to brew a beer in cahoots with the guys at Weird Beard Brew Co.
    The plan... read more...
  • NMBCo MEETS LOADED KITCHEN

    Loaded Kitchen logo
    In May we met with Maggie Cubbler of Loaded Kitchen. Maggie currently lives in Yorkshire but originally hails from Michigan, she shares a love of beer, food and the North... and we though it was only... read more...
  • New World IPA Brew Day

    Six months, three monks, one brand, one beer.  We’ve made it this far and our outlook is one without limits. We settled on a ten barrel run of what will be our solitary launch beer, with three more... read more...

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