21 World Beer Awards in 2019
Europe’s most successful brewery at 2019 World Beer Awards

Great Taste 2019 Awards for Rye River Brewing!

By |August 8th, 2019|

The prestigious Great Taste Awards have been described as the ‘Oscars of the food world’! They are organised by the Guild of Fine Food and they shine a light on the very best quality food and drinks. The focus is very much on the taste of the products rather than any fancy packaging or clever […]

Where to find Jigsaw DDH IPL

By |July 8th, 2019|

Here’s where you’ll find our brand new Rye River Seasonal offering. Jigsaw is a Double Dry Hopped India Pale Lager. And it’s the perfect beer for your summer! 

Blackrock Cellar
Bradley’s Off-Licence, Cork
Drink Store
Fresh, Smithfield
Fresh, South Dock
JD O’Sullivans & Sons, Kenmare
Mace SCR (as pictured!) 
Martins Off Licence, Fairview
Matsons Wine Store, Grange
McCambridges, Galway
McHughs, Kilbarrack Road
Molloys, Clonsilla
Molloys Liquor Store, Francis […]

Rye River Seasonal Review with Bill Laukitis

By |November 28th, 2018|

A seasonal review..
What a great year it’s been, looking back at 2018 we have a lot be proud of here at Rye River. With A LOT! of beer brewed we can now take a breath, crack a beer and reflect on what we’ve done.

At the start of the year we decided to express our love […]

The Making Of A Rye River Seasonal

By |October 9th, 2018|

Our Spruce Tip Saison has been in the pipeline for a long time. We started planning this brew 6 months ago, back in February, before our first Rye River Seasonal was even released! Whilst brainstorming ideas for future beers, our team of brewers decided to explore the idea of infusing spruce tips into a brew […]

Rye River wins 19 World Beer Awards!

By |August 30th, 2018|

World Beer Awards Recap
It’s been two weeks since the results of the World Beer Awards were announced, and Rye River has been awarded with a staggering total of 19 awards, making us the most successful European brewery at this year’s competition! This is an outstanding achievement and perhaps our proudest to date considering the worldwide […]

Quality Control at Rye River Brewery

By |April 20th, 2018|

Recipes
Here at Rye River, we have a collection of 28 unique recipes for a wide array of craft beers, which includes our award-winning McGargles range and of course, our limited-edition Rye River Seasonal beers. We also supply Lidl with their 8 Crafty Brewing Company beers, and we supply some exclusive brands to Tesco and Dunnes […]

Three Golds for McGargles in Frankfurt!

By |April 13th, 2018|

The 2018 Frankfurt International Trophy
We are delighted to announce that we have followed up our 12-medal haul at last month’s Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fair with a further 3 medals at the Frankfurt International Trophy, in Germany, this week.

In previous years, The Frankfurt International Trophy has been a competition for wine and spirits but […]

A look back at The Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fair 2018

By |April 5th, 2018|

The Venue
It has been exactly 4 weeks since we attended this year’s Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fair in the wonderful venue that is The Convention Centre on the Quays of Dublin City. This event has become one of the main highlights in the Irish Beer Calendar in recent years and it is one we […]

The New Stainless Has Landed!

By |January 18th, 2018|

Continued growth at Rye River!

 

 

On this day in 2016 we were busy installing our brew house in our Celbridge brewery. Zoom forward two years and we are taking delivery of our eighteenth and nineteenth stainless fermentation vessels manufactured in Cork by Blackwater Engineering. The excitement was palpable this morning with everyone coming to watch (from […]

Introducing our new Head Brewer: Bill Laukitis

By |December 12th, 2017|

Our new Head Brewer
We’re delighted to announce that Bill Laukitis is stepping up to be our new Head Brewer here at Rye River. The Holland, Michigan man had an interest in beer from an early age with Bell’s and Founder’s breweries on his doorstep. Bill spent his twenties travelling the world stopping and working in Norway, […]