About Handmade Beer

The Handmade Beer Company started as a traditional microbrewery in 2013, developing and brewing classic ales from a rural brewery site in Carmarthenshire, Wales.

In January 2016, the founder and head brewer, felt it was time for change, time to evolve.

With Itchy feet and a desire to add new and exciting beers to the range, the decision was made to gain more brewing experience and increase his knowledge of fermentation, so in February 2016 he got rid of the production facility and hit the road as a Gyspy Brewer'.

Ian has a blog to record his journey as an itinerant brewer, so If you're interested, why not get on over to www.ianbowler.co.uk

Don't worry though, The Handmade Beer Company, is still in business and continues to be the distribution channel for Ian's beery creations.

New Brews

Limited Release
Released 01/12/2015
onetime#1A generous amount of Late addition hops fill this amber ale with delicious flavours and aromas whilst keeping the bitterness levels under control.
The multiple dry hop additions during the 3 weeks of conditioning, emphasise the lovely fruit and spice aromas of the carefully selected hops.

Limited Release
Release Date 01/03/2016
onetime#2

Released in support of FairTrade Fortnight, Onetime#2 is a full bodied Brown ale infused with Organic, Fairtrade, Guatemalan Coffee.
The subtle coffee addition is a delicious enhancement to the rich malt character, fruity hop bitterness and spicy yeast flavour.

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