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Updates on our brewing journey, news and brews

Farmhouse – A Community Beer

Farmhouse – A Community Beer

We have just launched our latest beer Farmhouse; a Belgian saison-style ale with the addition of local rhubarb. But what makes a ‘saison’, and how did we make our version? ‘Biere de saison’ was originally brewed on Belgium farms in the winter months, to be drunk by...

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New Beer – New Shoots

New Beer – New Shoots

Here at Strangers Brewing Co., I’m really excited to launch our latest seasonal beer – New Shoots. For me, one of the best things about springtime is seeing all the new leaves and blossoms appearing after the dormancy of winter. Whilst most conifers are ‘evergreen’,...

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Strangers Brewing Co. plants its first trees

Strangers Brewing Co. plants its first trees

Our rural home at Narrowboat Farm is an important part of what makes Strangers Brewing Co. unique. Being on the farm gives us access to interesting ingredients, and gives us the opportunity to link in with a range of communities and businesses that are connected by...

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What’s in a name? The story behind our beer names

What’s in a name? The story behind our beer names

Shakespeare may well have said that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but here at Strangers Brewing Co., names are important to us. Inspired by our surroundings and the ingredients that come from them, there is a story behind the name of each delicious...

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Crowdfunder Now Live

Crowdfunder Now Live

 I’m really excited to announce that our crowdfunder is now live! When we launched a few weeks ago, lots of people got in touch to offer their support, so a crowdfunder seemed like a really good way for people to get involved. As well as helping us to get the brewery...

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Elderflower is in season – test-brewing our LPA

Elderflower is in season – test-brewing our LPA

The elder trees around Linlithgow are in full bloom at the moment, so I have been busy this week foraging and test-brewing. Over the past few days I’ve been collecting elderflowers from the farm and a couple of other places across town, to help add some local flavour...

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Strangers Brewing Co. – coming soon!

Strangers Brewing Co. – coming soon!

It is really exciting to announce the launch of a new microbrewery at Narrowboat Farm in Linlithgow. At Strangers Brewing Co., our aim will be to make great beer from quality local ingredients. Distinctive, delicious, and clearly rooted in the local landscape, our...

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