Beer and Bikes at Cream ‘O The Croft Mountain Bike Festival

Riding Bikes is Better With Great Beer! What could be better than finishing a day of riding bikes and having fun with the family, than a tasty organic beer? Well that’s exactly what we thought here at Black Isle Brewery after speaking to the team behind Muckmedden events. As a purveyor of all things mucky […]

Christmas 2017 Newsletter

Tusker – sweet 16 and still going strong! This year’s card is dedicated to the brewery terrier Tusker, aka Colonel Custard, Coo Coo, or The Chairman of the Board. Many years ago, in the early days of the brewery, Tusker went every weekend to the Farmers Market in Edinburgh, including delivery trips around town, providing […]

How ‘Crafty’ are you?

The Age Old Debate – What is ‘Craft’? This is undoubtedly the most talked about subject in the beer world. I first got disgruntled with the word ‘craft’ when working for a very successful (and forward thinking) regional brewer. The context goes a little something like this…. I was doing a tasting evening for a new […]

Herbilicious Polytunnel

Sticking to our bee-friendly principles, our vegetables are organically and bio-dynamically grown by our crack team of horticulturists, which is led by Scotson Reeve. Here are just some of the things our polytunnel is teeming with at the moment:- Basil Parsley Courgette Rocket Lettuce ’           Runner beans, garlic, broad beans, onions, tomatoes and cucumbers will all be […]

Dogs on Tap

We sent in a photo of wee Angus with a bottle of Scotch Ale to the Dogs on Tap Instagram account. Now he is Instafamous! Dogs on Tap launched in 2014 by Bethany (a graduate of William Paterson University) and Carter (a Border Collie mix). Their aim is to provide entertainment and information to the dog owning, […]