Richard Simpson behind bottles of beer

Berwick Food & Beer Festival is back

As one of the UK’s largest producers of fine malt supplying some of the biggest beer and whisky producers around the world and a proud member of the Berwick community, Simpsons Malt is delighted to be this year’s headline sponsor for the annual Berwick Food & Beer Festival, from 3rd – 4th September.

The weekend event, now in it’s 9th year, is run by Berwick’s Slow Food Group and showcases the regions unique heritage and provenance for food and drink by celebrating local producers.

With a strong focus on a revamped Beer Festival offering this year, the Beer marquee will feature 10 local artisan brewers from the surrounding areas showcasing their beers.

Maurice McNeely from the Berwick Slow Food Group said: “We are delighted that Simpsons Malt will once again support our annual Food & Beer Festival, this sponsorship provides us with the confidence to make this year’s festival even bigger and better than previous years.  We are very excited about the new approach to our beer offer changing a previous pub atmosphere to a true beer experience and with the help of the local beer suppliers and Simpsons Malt we are more then ever making local links come alive for the festival visitor.”
The Berwick Food and Beer Festival takes place at The Barracks in Berwick-upon-Tweed from September 3rd – 4th from 10.00am – 5.00pm with the Beer Marquee opening into the evenings.
We hope to see you there!