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Moonbeam brings home the medals

July 20, 2017

Half Moon Brewery came first in the Mild and Ruby Red category with Moonbeam a 4.8% mild, brewed in collaboration with Sunbeam Ales, Leeds and then went onto swoop a…

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Hopwarts Express Steams in for Major Award

January 24, 2017

On Saturday 21st January, Tony and Jackie Rogers of Half Moon Brewery, Ellerton, York were presented with the Pale Ale of the Festival Award by the members of Halifax and…

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Punk ‘n’ Ale

May 3, 2016

A SPECIAL ale has been created to coincide with a talk on punk legends the Sex Pistols in York. Archaeologist John Schofield from the University of York was part of…

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Three Brewers, Two Breweries – it must be Lunacy!

March 14, 2016

They say the moon does something funny to people… A breakfast chat – when all the best ideas come about – between Brass Castle’s Marko and Matt, and Half Moon’s…

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Brewery Launches Range of Bottled Beers

August 5, 2015

A brewery near York has launched its first bottled beers. Half Moon Brewery, based at Ellerton, has already won awards and plaudits for its cask ales since launching in a converted…

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Silver Award Win for New Brewery

October 6, 2014

Half Moon Brewery is celebrating its first Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) award at the recent North Eastern competition.  Dark Masquerade 3.6% a.b.v. received a silver award in the standard…

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