Building Brick Brewery’s Social Beer Hub!

by brickbrewery in London, Greater London, England

To expand the Brick Brewery Taproom through much needed renovations and build a social beer hub for our customers and the community to enjoy

by brickbrewery in London, Greater London, England

We did it
On 18th December 2017 we successfully raised £6,970 with 115 supporters in 28 days

Brick Brewery

We build beer. Fact. Brick Brewery is a local microbrewery, brewing beer out of a railway arch under Peckham Rye station since 2013.  The name Brick Brewery represents the bricks of the railway arch in which the brewery is located and also signifies the building block for the business – the small brewery will grow brick by brick, built on a solid foundation. 

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Now, nearly 4 years later we have recently expanded our brewing capacity to an additional production site over in Deptford. A bigger production site means a bigger team of amazing people passionate about the industry and, of course, more beer! It also means, as we have moved the majority of our tanks out of our Peckham site, we now have ample amounts of floor space indoors. This recent transition has provided us with the perfect opportunity to carry out this project.

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The aim of this project is to expand our taproom through much needed renovations and become even more of a social beer hub and destination by creating a cosier and more hospitable environment for the community.

The Project: Social Beer Hub

Footfall and increase of demand (for our beer and craft beer in general) has dictated our direction as a brewery and taproom. Thanks to the support of the local community who have supported us since day 1, we are fortunate to  have expanded 4 times as a brewery and 3 times as a taproom. This project will be our 4th time expanding as a taproom to make it more accessible and enjoyable. We are a social hub pinned by great beer, great atmosphere, great food and need the environment to match that. 

We are so proud that our taproom is already a great place to drink great beer, but we want to build on this solid foundation and through much needed renovations and internal expansion provide a social beer hub for our customers and community to enable you to enjoy more beer in a more enjoyable space. We have set various specific objectives in order to achieve this vision:

Objective 1: 

Expand and renovate the taproom; creating a cosier and more hospitable environment with indoor seating, improved cold room, retractable awning, bringing the bar inside and expanding our number of taps to more than 20. This will make us the only venue in Peckham to offer so much choice of craft beer for locals and beer lovers alike! More taps give us the opportunity to offer beers from our favourite breweries, plus other drinks, to customers, as well as a permanent line-up of Brick Brewery beers.

Objective 2: 

Improve our toilets (no more handmade urinals!), increase the number of toilets and make our facilities more accessible for all our customers to use.

Objective 3:

Create a space for experimental brewing in the heart of the Tap Room. We want to continue to produce small and more unusual beers on our original brewing kit, which is staying where it is, and provide opportunities to join us for a brew!

Objective 4:

Create a dedicated food area so you can be fed as you are being watered!

Objective 5:

Opportunity to provide exhibition space to support local artists and creatives. We strive to work with local creatives from Peckham and South-East London whenever possible, we want to take this even further and create a space that will support local artists in being able to exhibit their work and for our customers to enjoy.

The New Taproom

We have lots of exciting plans for the new taproom, building upon the intimate and laid back atmosphere we have created over the years. 

The Proposed Layout:

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This crowdfunder will help make this vision a reality and will make the taproom the "all-season" and community-led bar we have always imagined it would become. Every donation, small or large, will make a huge difference to us and our plans. We really couldn't do this without our supportive customers, community and you!

Our Favourite Rewards

We have a wide range of exclusive and exciting rewards available in exchange for your generous pledges and to show you how much we appreciate your support, but these are a few of our favourites!

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FAQs

When will we receive our reward/s?

We aim to make your rewards available for either collection from the brewery, taproom or arrange postage delivery if necessary during the first 2 weeks of January 2018. Once the post-Christmas gloom has set in in January, be smug in the knowledge you have an exciting reward on its way to you!

When will the renovations to the Taproom take place?

We will be closing the taproom to carry out our renovations throughout January 2018 for approximately 4-5 weeks, with the aim of opening early February. We hope you don't miss us too much but we will be back open as soon as possible and can't wait for you to see the improvements! 

Any other questions about our campaign please don't hesitate to email nadia@brickbrewery.co.uk and we will promptly respond.

Thank you for taking the time to read about our project and for your extremely generous pledges.

Brick Brewery Team x


Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£10 or more

Peckham Pils 4-Pack

4 x 330ml cans of our Peckham Pils. UK postage can be arranged.

£10 or more

Peckham IPA 4-Pack

4 x 330ml cans of our Peckham IPA. UK postage can be arranged.

£10 or more

Peckham Rye 4-Pack

4 x 330ml cans of our Peckham Rye. UK postage can be arranged.

£10 or more

Peckham Pale 4-Pack

4 x 330ml cans of our Peckham Pale. UK postage can be arranged.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

Crowdfunder Exclusive Brick Brewery Badge. Show your support for our project with a Brick Brewery pin badge. UK postage can be arranged.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

Ticket to our ticketed-only crowdfunder thank you party at our newly refurbished taproom! Music, beer and celebrations. Ticket includes 1 x drink token.

£15 or more

Peckham Rye 6-Pack

6 x 330ml cans of our Peckham Rye. UK postage can be arranged.

£15 or more

Peckham Pale 6-Pack

6 x 330ml cans of our Peckham Pale. UK postage can be arranged.

£15 or more

Peckham Pils 6-Pack

6 x 330ml cans of our Peckham Pils. UK postage can be arranged.

£15 or more

Peckham IPA 6-Pack

6 x 330ml cans of our Peckham IPA. UK postage can be arranged.

£15 or more

£15 Reward

Brick Brewery T-shirt. Brick logo printed black t-shirt. UK postage can be arranged.

£25 or more

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£25 Reward

Joe Davis Taproom Print. Illustration of the taproom by local artist, Joe Davis. Limited edition print of hand drawn original with digital colour. A5 size, printed on 300gsm silk card and comes in a sealed pocket.

£25 or more

£50 Taproom Bar Tab

For just £25 receive a £50 Bar Tab Voucher to spend at the Taproom! *must be spent in one evening.

£25 or more

£25 Reward

Brick Brewery Hoody. Brick Brewery logo printed black hoody. UK postage can be arranged.

£30 or more

23 of 30 claimed

£30 Reward

VIP Ticket to our ticketed-only crowdfunder thank you party at our newly refurbished taproom! Music, beer and celebrations. VIP ticket includes 5 x drinks tokens.

£50 or more

Double your money 1!

For just £50 receive a £100 Bar Tab voucher to spend at the Taproom! This can be used anytime throughout 2018.

£50 or more

10 of 20 claimed

£50 Reward

Brick Brewery "Taproom at Home Hamper". All the best food and drink available at the taproom in one hamper to enjoy at home! Includes 6 x Brick Brewery cans, Slow Richie's hot sauce, Gosnell's mead, Serious Pig meat snacks, Melange chocolate & Brick Brewery half glass. UK postage can be arranged.

£60 or more

£60 Reward

Brick Brewery Beers. Case of 24 x mixed 330ml cans from our Core Range. UK postage can be arranged.

£80 or more

Brick Brewery Merch Bundle.

Brick Brewery Merch Bundle. Rep all our merch goodies with a T-shirt, Hoody, Tote Bag, Bottle Opener, Pin Badge, Pint Glass. UK postage can be arranged.

£100 or more

Double your money 2!

For just £100 receive a £200 Bar Tab voucher to spend at the Taproom! This can be used anytime throughout 2018.

£100 or more

1 of 2 claimed

South East Dining Rooms Ticket

Pair of tickets to pop-up event ran by South East Dining Rooms. Local, self-taught chef Charles Bell organises delicious and inspiring supper clubs at venues across South East London.

£100 or more

9 of 10 claimed

£100 Reward

Brick Brew Day. Come join us for a brew day and brew a beer on our original brew kit at the Taproom. We will get you stuck in with all aspects of a full brew day. Lunch provided and receive a case of the beer you helped brew once it is ready and packaged. Multiples of this reward can be purchased for the same brew day if you want to enjoy it with a friend or spouse!

£150 or more

2 of 20 claimed

£150 Reward

Lifetime Supporter Discount Card. Get 10% off your drinks at the taproom for life with our exclusive crowdfunder supporter discount card. UK postage of card can be arranged.

£250 or more

4 of 10 claimed

Sour Series Subscription

As part of our Sour Series project, receive 8 cans of our latest sour each month for 12 months as soon as they are packaged! 1st release in January comes with a Brick Brewery half glass. UK delivery can be arranged.

£250 or more

1 of 10 claimed

Friday Afternoon Office Beers.

Friday Afternoon Office Beers. Our lovely drayman, Tom, will deliver 5 cases of Brick beer (120 cans in total!) to your office or place of work (must be within one hour’s drive of Peckham) on a Friday afternoon to enjoy with colleagues and celebrate the weekend!

£250 or more

Double your money 3!

For just £250 receive a whopping £500 Bar Tab voucher to spend at the Taproom! This can be used anytime throughout 2018.

£300 or more

£300 Reward

Brick Brewery Tasting for 10. Private tasting of 5 x different Brick beers at our dedicated tasting table in the new taproom for 10 people. Includes cans and a glass to take home!

£400 or more

0 of 1 claimed

Joe Davis Personalised Commissioned Print.

Joe Davis Personalised Commissioned Print. Completely bespoke illustration of location of your choice... your house, favourite pub, wedding venue... the list is endless ( but must be London-based) by Joe Davis, local illustrator. Only 1 available!

£1,500 or more

0 of 2 claimed

Brick Brewery Pop-Up Bar

Brick Brewery Pop-Up Bar for 30. Our pop-up bar will visit a house or venue (London-based) and provide your very own Brick bar for the evening! Enough beer for 30 people, we will provide the beer, glassware, staff for up to 4 hours.

£2,500 or more

0 of 2 claimed

Brick Brewery Pop-Up Bar

Our pop-up bar will visit a house or venue (London-based) and provide your very own Brick bar for the evening! Enough beer for 60 people, we will provide the beer, glassware, staff for up to 4 hours.

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