Just to let you all know our new beer is available NOW:

ONE STEP BEYOND 4.7 abv  No7 in our Icons of Rock series, this Chestnut bitter is quadruple hopped with a slight Slovenian twist from the Atlas hop, making this beer robust but well balanced with a fresh hoppy aroma to compliment the British malt backbone.
No7 in our Icons of Rock series, this Chestnut bitter is quadruple hopped with a slight Slovenian twist from the Atlas hop, making this beer robust but well balanced with a fresh hoppy aroma to compliment the British malt backbone.

Melwood at Liverpool Craft Beer Expo 5th-8th June 2014



Melwood will be sending three beers to the Liverpool Craft Beer Expo on 5th-8th June:

citradelic 5.1 CITRADELIC 5.1 ABV – A light pale ale single hopped with American Citra hops giving the classic grapefruit, lychee and gooseberry aromas this hop is famous for.





Paleface 177x250 PALEFACE 4.0 ABV –  As the name suggests –a pale hoppy beer brewed with lots of late summit hops  giving it a full flavour with great mouthfeel and long hoppy aftertaste.






Kaleidoscope Eyes 5.5KALEIDOSCOPE EYES 5.5 ABV – Pale IPA style beer with Pioneer & Amarillo hops “picture yourself on a boat on a river, with tangerine dreams and marmalade skies……”






Tickets are only available for Thursday night and Sunday Afternoon sessions I’m afraid.

Head to to get your tickets now!


Melwood’s John & Julie will be there at the Saturday evening session so if you see us don’t be afraid to say hello!



Melwood Door!

Just a quickie Post today.  We’ve had the door updated at Melwood Office! Take a look…..












It looks like it’s been etched but it is in fact an opaque sticker with our logo cut out! Looks fab doesn’t it!

Doing deliveries today including……The Ship & Mitre!  They are taking delivery of a Derby Stout and the fabulous CITRADELIC! so look out for these in one of your fave pubs – we are very happy to be in there!

The other delivery is at The Belvedere who are taking first delivery of the new batches of KNOWSLEY BLONDE & STANLEY GOLD! Hope it’s there long enough for you to try it this weekend but if not The Super Caledonia will have a delivery this weekend too so don’t fret!

Please keep supporting local pubs (and breweries too!)






Melwood at ROLFEST (Republic of Liverpool Beer Festival) 25th-27th April 2014

Just to let you know Melwood will be having two beers at this new festival on 25th-27th April 2014.




The inaugural ‘Republic of Liverpool Beer Festival’. Rolfest takes place in St Luke’s Parish Hall, Liverpool Road, Crosby, Liverpool.

25th, 26th, and 27th of April 2014

Craft Beers at our Liverpool beer festival

They will have over 70 real ales and ciders, of which 50+ will be dispensed by hand pump – including two of The Melwood Beer Company’s ‘Derby’ range.

There will be a separate cider bar, and an exclusive sponsors ‘lounge’.

If the weather is fine, you will be able to enjoy your beers outside  in St Luke’s ‘beer’ garden. There will be a marquee if the weather is inclement!!



Friday Evening – The Hotdogs (Dr Feelgood tribute)

Saturday Afternoon – TBC

Saturday Evening – The Swinging Bricks (rockabilly)

Sunday Afternoon – Fingers Dave (Piano and vocals)

Crosby Festival Of The Sea

Alongside the beer festival, within the pedestrianised area of Crosby Village, Sefton’s Crosby Town Team presents the 1st ever Crosby Festival Of The Sea 26th & 27th April  featuring a Streetfood and Artisan Market, children’s entertainment and more…

An eclectic mix of music will entertain during the event, with performances to be confirmed over the next few weeks.


In keeping with the Liverpool theme, choose from Scouse, Blind Scouse or Pulled Pork barms. All supplied onsite via the kitchen.

Beer Takeouts

Available through out the festival, we will be selling 2pt cartons for people to take beer home with them.



Melwood Beer Co Winter Ale

St_ Stephen










Our Winter Ale, St Stephen 5.5ABV, will be ready for delivery next week!

It’s a medium bodied rich amber ale with a warm malty backbone but it’s hoppy too with hints of clementine, lemon and wintry spices mmmmmmm

Melwood at the Liverpool Organic Christmas Beer Festival at the Black-E 5th-8th December 2013

Melwood will be showcasing our Winter Ale,  St Stephen, at this festival together with our flagship beer CITRADELIC! and maybe a few others! We will let you know nearer the time.
You can get your tickets from the Liverpool Organic Website or via this link:

Event to be held at the following time, date and location:

The Black-E
1 Great George Street
L1 5EW Liverpool
United Kingdom

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200+ Real Ales & Real Ciders
Lagers & Continental Beers
Locally Sourced Food
Live Music at all Sessions

A Truly Unique Event for Your Office Party

Session Dates & Times

Thursday 5 December 2013 Evening: 6pm – 10:30pm
Friday 6 December 2013 DAY: 12:00pm-4:30pm
Friday 6 December Evening: 6:00pm-10:30pm
Saturday 7 December 2013 DAY: 12:00pm-4:30pm
Saturday 7 December Evening 6pm – 10:30pm
Sunday 8 December 12 noon – 6pm

Melwood at Waterloo Beer Festival 24th-27th October!

We are pleased to announce that Melwood have two beers on at Liverpool Organic’s Waterloo Beer Festival this weekend!

We have the fabulous Equinox 4%ABV – a lovely English Pale Ale and Waterloo Sunset 4%ABV which we brewed especially for this festival! This is a smooth English Pale Ale with a hint of something special!

We hope you can get along there and try our beers in this fabulous old church in Waterloo.

The Waterloo Beer Festival is being held at:

Old Christ Church Waterloo Road Merseyside L22 1RF

You can get tickets at the website:

Session Dates & Times

24 October 2013 waterloo

Thursday EVENING

6:00pm – 10:30pm

25 October 2013 
Friday DAY
12:00pm – 4:30pm
6:00pm – 10:30pm
26 October 2013 

Saturday DAY
12:00pm – 4:30pm
Saturday EVENING
6:00pm – 10:30pm
27 October 2013 
Sunday ALL DAY
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Melwood at Southport Beer Festival 17-19th October

Equinox English Pale Ale

We’ve got one beer on at the Southport Beer Festival – Equinox English Pale Ale 4% ABV and the details to the festival are:

Festival Dates & Times:

17/10/2013 18/10/2013 19/10/2013

St John’s Ambulance Hall 20 Wright Street Southport PR9 0TU


Oct: 17-19 (Thu-Sat) 14th Southport Sandgrounder Beer Festival, St John’s Ambulance Hall, Wright Street,Southport(3min from Southport Station). 50 real ales plus ciders + perries & Fruit Wines. Open: Thu 6-11pm; Fri & Sat 12noon-11 pm. Non-memb £3 all Sessions, Members (with Membership Cards) free all times. Food available all sessions. blog:

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