It has been brewed to an
unchanged recipe for over 100 years.
Yet the ultra-traditional Sixex
beer is still beating off newcomers to win a top award.
The bottled beer, first
produced by iconic Manchester brewery Joseph Holt in 1901, has just been
crowned with a gold award by the British Bottlers'...
Following on from the very first ale of our 170-year six beer celebration,
we present to you our second-generation stunner – The Mayor.
In a hat-tipping tribute to Sir Edward Holt, son of brewery founder
Joseph Holt, The Mayor is a special cask lager available now from participating
great-great-great grandson of legendary Manchester brewer Joseph Holt is now
working alongside his sister at the iconic business – making it the first time
in the company’s 170-year history that siblings from the Holt family have
Kershaw, 29, will join his sister,...
It has been
a feature of the Eccles landscape for over 100 years. And there’s no sign of
its popularity waning after The Lamb was named Pub
of the Year ahead of its Salford and district competitors.
Judges from CAMRA
– the Campaign for Real Ale – decided
the Joseph Holt pub was a worthy...
As someone born into a
brewing business which has remained in the same family for six
generations, it’s fair to say that beer runs in Jane Kershaw’s blood. Now
the great-great-great granddaughter of legendary brewer Joseph Holt has been
named Brewer of the Year 2019.
Says Jane, “It is vital...
The manager of the Lord Nelson in Urmston, Ian Slamon, has successfully
scaled Mount Kilimanjaro with three of his customers. The challenge done to raise
money for The Christie has taken the Urmston pub’s total to £15,000,
with more still to come.
Ian Slamon, who’s managed the Lord Nelson...