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  • St. Peter’s Hall We are delighted to announce that St. Peter’s Hall will re-open at the beginning of March in partnership with Hall Catering. Hall Catering is run by Jill Hall who has extensive experience within the catering and hospitality industry and has supplied event and wedding catering at Earsham Hall in South Norfolk for over 10 years. ...
  • St. Peter’s Brewery launches ‘English Lager!’ St. Peter’s Brewery has begun the New Year with a new product launch – St. Peter’s English Lager (5.2% ABV).   This is the first time the brewery, which exports almost half its production to 32 countries  around the world, has brewed a lager.     Managing Director, Colin Cordy, commented: “We set ourselves the target of brewing a lager with some ...
  • Happy Returns at St. Peter’s Hall St. Peter’s Hall, the half-moated medieval Hall which is the centrepiece of the St Peter’s Brewery site at St Peter South Elmham near Bungay, will re-open on Tuesday 12th June following a programme of redecoration and repair. The pub, restaurant and event business will be run by Stuart Cox and Cathryn Rockey who previously worked ...
  • Homebrew for St. Peter’s Over the past couple of years home brewing has seen a market upturn as people are taking up the hobby for the first time (and for some the second time), some to save money, others looking for a satisfying and rewarding new hobby.   Brewery developed and branded beer-making kits have traditionally been very popular with home ...

 

London Pub

  • Lonely Planet Guide to Eating & Drinking in London An exert from the Lonely Planet Guide to eating and drinking in London: “Top Choice – Jerusalem Tavern Starting life as one of the first London coffee houses (founded in 1703), with the 18th-century decor of occasional tile mosaics still visible, the JT is an absolute stunner, though it’s tiny, so come early to get a seat.  ...

 

Awards

  • St. Peter’s Brewery win the EDP International Enterprise 2012 award! Story taken from EDP Business Awards website: This is a business we can all raise a glass to and celebrate – whatever country we are in and is a deserving winner of this year’s international enterprise award.   Since its inception in 1996, exploiting export markets has been a critical strategy for St Peter’s Brewery.   This was one of ...
  • A selection of Awards for St. Peter’s beer World Beer Awards 2012 Europe’s Best Speciality Beer – G-Free   FreeFrom Food Awards Highly Commended – G-Free   Eastern Daily Press Business Awards 2012 – International Enterprise Award   SIBA Keg Competition 2011 Champion Bitters, Pale & Golden Ales Class – Ruby Red Ale, Silver Award Champion Premium Bitters, Pale & Golden Class – Organic Ale, Silver Award   Harrod UK International Trade Award 2010   Louth CAMRA ...

 

Press Reviews

PR and Media
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email: harriet@stpetersbrewery.co.uk

  • Lonely Planet Guide to Eating & Drinking in London An exert from the Lonely Planet Guide to eating and drinking in London: “Top Choice – Jerusalem Tavern Starting life as one of the first London coffee houses (founded in 1703), with the 18th-century decor of occasional tile mosaics still visible, the JT is an absolute stunner, though it’s tiny, so come early to get a seat.  ...

 

Press Releases

  • St. Peter’s Brewery launches ‘English Lager!’ St. Peter’s Brewery has begun the New Year with a new product launch – St. Peter’s English Lager (5.2% ABV).   This is the first time the brewery, which exports almost half its production to 32 countries  around the world, has brewed a lager.     Managing Director, Colin Cordy, commented: “We set ourselves the target of brewing a lager with some ...
  • Happy Returns at St. Peter’s Hall St. Peter’s Hall, the half-moated medieval Hall which is the centrepiece of the St Peter’s Brewery site at St Peter South Elmham near Bungay, will re-open on Tuesday 12th June following a programme of redecoration and repair. The pub, restaurant and event business will be run by Stuart Cox and Cathryn Rockey who previously worked ...
  • St. Peter’s Announces New Beer – A Holy Alliance Suffolk brewer St. Peter’s has crossed the border to team up with the English Whisky Co., England’s first registered whisky distilling company for over 100 years, to produce an interesting and innovative new beer, The Saints Whisky Beer.   The English Whisky Co.’s production facility, St George’s Distillery, is based in the historic Breckland area of Norfolk, ...

 

Historical

  • St. Peter’s Hall & Brewery St. Peter’s Hall at South Elmham looks totally different from other Suffolk houses of its size. Much of it is constructed of stone of the highest quality (from Caen in Normandy) and its larger windows resemble those of fifteenth century churches. Its main entrance on the north side, away from the moat, looks exactly like ...
  • “Don’t Pass Me By”, at The Jerusalem Tavern The exhibition “Don’t Pass Me By”, at The Jerusalem Tavern, is part of the East London Photography Festival, Photomonth 2010 which runs until the end of November. For full details please see the ‘Our London Pub’ page.
  • More Awards for the JT! The Jerusalem Tavern has been named ‘Overall Winner – Best London Pub 2009’ by the www.fancyapint.com website. This award is voted by pub visitors throughout the capital. The JT’s manager, Dave Hart, picked up the award at a ceremony held on October 27th in London.   Whilst in the Good Pub Guide for 2010, the JT has ...
  • St. Peter’s Brewery supports Waveney District Council Business Initiative St. Peter’s Brewery were delighted to support the recent Offshore Europe 2009 exhibition which took place at Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre in September.   Waveney District Council joined forces with Great Yarmouth Borough Council, Great Yarmouth Marketing Initiative and East of England Energy Group, providing a strong regional presence in this years Offshore Europe exhibition. The ...
  • Jerusalem Tavern Wins Award – Town Pub of the Year The Jerusalem Tavern has been voted 2009 Town Pub of the Year by the Good Pub Guide which is published by Ebury Press.
  • Jerusalem Tavern Wins Award At the www.fancyapint.com annual awards held in London on 17th October 2007 the Jerusalem Tavern was awarded a Visitors’ Award:   “Old and new in perfect harmony A wonderful 18th Century building perfectly complemented by St. Peter’s Brewery’s excellent beers – topped off with fine service and a great atmosphere. Messrs. Boswell and Johnson would have heartily approved.”
  • Grapefruit Beer Wins Bronze Medal St. Peter’s Grapefruit Fruit Beer was awarded a bronze medal at the 30th Great British Beer Festival at Earls Court, London on Tuesday 7th August in the Speciality Beers category. Commenting on the success, St. Peter’s MD, Colin Cordy, said “We are delighted to receive this prestigious award from CAMRA. Grapefruit Beer is fabulously refreshing ...
  • Gluten Free launched by St. Peter’s Brewery St. Peter’s Brewery, has announced a new addition to its range of award winning beers – ‘G-Free™’. The beer will go on sale on 14th August.   G-Free™ is a gluten-free beer suitable for consumption by coeliacs and the product has received approval from Coeliac UK, the charity for people with coeliac disease, to carry their logo ...
  • Organic Duo from Suffolk Suffolk-based St Peter’s Brewery produces two award-winning Organic Ales; Organic Best Bitter (4.1% abv) and Organic Ale (4.5% abv). Both beers are carefully crafted using Soil Association accredited malted barley and organically-grown hops. The Organic Best Bitter id full-bodies with a refreshing after-taste whilst Organic Ale is a clean, crisp, lightly carbonated traditional English ale ...
  • Hippest, bar none! A new guide to London’s bars and clubs published today, has assessed almost 900 of the capital’s venues. The Zagat Survey of London Nightlife 2005 is based on feedback from almost 2400 people and recommends the perfect place to spend an evening.   The Jerusalem Tavern achieved top position in the ‘Commuter’ section, and came second in ...

 
 

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St. Peter’s Brewery is based at St. Peter South Elmham, near Bungay in Suffolk. The brewery itself was built in 1996 and is housed in an attractive range of traditional former agricultural buildings adjacent to St. Peter’s Hall. Read More...

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