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The ideal Father’s Day present for only £10

Forget a pair of socks, or even a bottle of wine.
Give him something to savour with our 4 bottle gift pack.
Our online shop is still open and our brewery shop is 10 till 5 everyday

By |June 14th, 2016|Offers, Uncategorized|0 Comments

OLD JOCK ALE – The perfect Father’s Day gift

Old Jock Ale is a much loved, CAMRA award winning, classic Scottish Ale first brewed in 1983 to an original recipe created by Frank Smith the Head Brewer at Broughton Ales. The name “Old Jock” refers to the soldiers of Scotland’s Highland and Lowland Regiments known as “Jocks”. The beer reflects the strength and character […]

By |June 10th, 2016|Offers, Uncategorized|0 Comments

We need a passionate trainee brewer to join our team

We’re on the lookout for a talented individual with a passion for great beer to come and join us at Broughton in our beautiful Scottish Borders location.
We started in 1979, as Scotland’s first micro-brewery, and we are particularly proud of the quality of our beer, which has been recognised by multiple awards in Off […]

By |June 7th, 2016|Staff Wanted, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fitba ? HameALEdaeme ! Nae Bitter :-)

Ok, so we wont be there, but that wont stop us going out, enjoying the footie & celebrating with a great beer


We’ve managed to fit this cheeky chappie into a 500ml bottle. Hopopotamus is our dry hopped sessionable IPA. The blend of Columbus, Chinook and Cascade hops produces citrus fruit flavours and a clean refreshing finish.

Hopopotamus IPA is available at Aldi stores in Scotland and online https://broughtonales.co.uk/

By |May 26th, 2016|Beer, New Beer, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Can you fit a Hopopotamus into a Volksfling?

Visiting Biggar for this weekend’s Volksfling Festival.
Come in and say hello at the local brewery – our shop is located on the A701, approximately 5 miles from Biggar, and we are opened 10 till 4 on Friday and Monday only

By |May 25th, 2016|New Beer, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Team Broughton Get on our Bikes, Supporting The BEN Charity

On Tuesday 24th Team Broughton, were delighted to support Scotland’s leading licensed trade charity – The BEN, by cycling from Pitlochry to Milngavie as part of Uncle Bob’s Cycle ride.
Glad to say both bikes made it safely to the finish line, although there are a few creaking bones this morning.

By |May 25th, 2016|Events, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Easter Special – visit our shop

Come and visit our shop over Easter, and find some special offers

We are open Friday and Monday 10 till 4

By |March 24th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The First East Kilbride Beer Festival

The first East Kilbride Beer Festival is next Saturday / Sunday (19th / 20th March)  & we are looking forward to being there with our AWARD winning beers


By |March 12th, 2016|Festival, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hop into Spring with Hopopotamus – available in Keg & Cask

Call us on 01899 830345

By |March 7th, 2016|New Beer, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Old Jock on the podium…..

Broughton Ales are delighted to announce a further accolade for their Old Jock Ale in CAMRA’s 2016 Champion Winter Beer of Britain Awards, winning Bronze in the Old Strong Ale / Barley Wine category.

Head Brewer, Ian Smith said “I am delighted that our commitment to taste and quality, has allowed us to win this highly […]

By |February 18th, 2016|Awards, Uncategorized|0 Comments

We’re Hiring : Brand Ambassador Role in Central Scotland (Glasgow/Edinburgh belt + Borders)

Brand Ambassador Role
Great opportunity for a vibrant, hands on individual to work with one of Scotland’s first microbreweries
We now plan to expand the team by appointing a hands on Brand Ambassador to grow our business in Scotland. The new role will report to the General Manager / Director
Location / Working Hours
The role will be […]

By |February 10th, 2016|Staff Wanted, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Return of Greenmantle

In response to very popular demand, its back in our online shop

By |December 28th, 2015|New Beer, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Xmas with a Blonde

See our online shop for a very special Xmas / New Year offer on our wonderful Blonde Lager at only £10 / case

BLONDE LAGER (8x500ml)

By |December 28th, 2015|Beer, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dark N Cloudy You Tube Review

By |December 2nd, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dark N Cloudy Outside ?

Have you tried our Dark n Cloudy?

Its an oatmeal stout, with the addition of espresso, and a gorgeous vanilla nose

By |November 30th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Come see us at New Lanark on Mon 4th May

On Monday the 4th May we will be at New Lanark Craft fare between 10am and 4pm . We have a full range of beers and Gift Packs available.

So come and join us at one of Scotland’s World Heritage Sites.

By |April 21st, 2015|Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cheers to our brewer Ian!

Ian Smith first started working with Broughton Ales in 1981 as a part-time brewer worker/drayman. He received his first full-time position in 1983 as the original brewer’s (Frank Smith) associate. He and the original Broughton Ales brewer Frank Smith worked together for a number of years to grow the famous brands such as the Greenmantle […]

By |April 12th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Partners in Germany

We are very excited to announce our new partners/distributors in Germany. As of March 2015, we are now officially trading our Broughton bottle beers in Deutschland! We are working with AMKA which imports a wide selection of quality wines and spirits from around the world. The company was founded in 1978 in Denmark by Anna Marie […]

By |March 22nd, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Digging out the mash tun in 1 minute!

By |January 30th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

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