About Time: You Tried the Blackhorse Beer Mile 2022By Iona Goulder
Move over Bermondsey Beer Mile, North London’s Blackhorse Beer Mile is back again, and this time, you can expect everything from freshly pulled pints to a plethora of street food, and live DJs until late.
The Blackhorse Beer Mile is a walking route featuring beer tastings from six top breweries and taprooms including Truman’s Social Club, Signature Brew, Beerblefish Brewing, Exale Brewing, Wild Card Brewery and Hackney Brewery launching 1st May.
Blackhorse Beer Mile 2022: The Lowdown
The breweries, taprooms and beer hall along Blackhorse Lane will be providing walk-in space with brewery tours, live bands and DJs. The free entry events ensure curious beer drinkers will have the opportunity to explore the trail of Blackhorse Lane breweries and taprooms all within a 10-minute walk of each other. Visitors will be able to gain stamps at every venue and complete a Blackhorse Beer Mile passport. Upon completion, beer mile victors will receive an exclusive pint glass commemorating the annual event.
Blackhorse Beer Mile 2022: The Breweries
Kicking off the beer mile and situated just 5 minutes from Blackhorse Road station, Truman’s Social Club will be offering freshly pulled pints, exceptional food and entertainment from midday till late. The UK’s biggest beer hall will be featuring live music during the day and DJs in the evening for a truly wonderful day in the sun.
Following Truman’s Social Club, two-time SIBA Brewery Business Of The Year winners, Signature Brew, will be serving up their latest and greatest beers. Alongside will be live music and beer-inspired small plates that can be enjoyed in the beer garden, roof terrace or the buzzing yard bar.
Exale Brewing boasts the original Iron brew sour and produces exceptionally balanced yet complex beers ranging from juicy NEIPAS to oyster stouts and everything in between. If you fancy some late night partying they have DJs playing until 2am on Fridays and Saturdays.
The fourth venue along the Blackhorse Beer Mile is Beerblefish Brewing; the cask focused taproom has a dynamic range of beers on cask, keg and bottle – not forgetting their hopped gin.
Wild Card Brewery home of the UK’s Brewer of the Year, has award-winning hazy New England IPAs, sours and Barrel Aged Beers. Founded in 2012 Wild Card is the Walthamstow original. The final stop on the Beer Mile, Hackney Brewery’s High Hill Tap, is putting on live music amongst the tanks in the Beer Hall followed by DJs until late. Their 300 capacity taproom and outdoor yard serves 20 lines of brewery-fresh beers from the UK & US.
There will be live music at all venues across the day, to find out more visit the Blackhorse Beer Mile website here.