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Toasting the Toast Girls

Today is International Women's Day so we're celebrating the awesome women who've inspired us. And are us ...

Our new Chief Toaster

Rob joined Toast Ale this month as our Chief Toaster. We asked him to share a little about himself for our blog ...

Wiper and true bread pudding
Guest post: Just another phone call

This is a guest post by Martin Saunders, Commercial director of Wiper and True about our latest collaboration beer - Bread Pudding. All Toast Ale's profit from the sale of this beer will go to Feedback. Picking up the phone is one of those things that we all...

Non-Executive Director kneaded!

Are you an experienced brewer with a good mind for business? Use your expertise to fix our broken food system! We are seeking a committed and entrepreneurial Non-­Executive Director to join our social enterprise start-up and act as our ambassador and expert advisor on quality, taste...

Competition time: #SummertimeToast

It’s Toast ale’s first ever Summer, and to celebrate we are running a competition: #SummertimeToast. THE PRIZES The competition runs for two weeks on Twitter and Instagram, from the 18th to 31st July, and there are three awesome prizes: There is one prize each week, to whet your appetite...

Team Toast

It's just six months since we set up Toast Ale, and five months since our official launch with Jamie Oliver and Jimmy Doherty on Channel 4's Friday Night Feast. The time has flown and we've all learnt so much - our knowledge of all things beer...

Guest Blog: Two bottles on a shelf

This is a guest post by Chris Coles, Founder of Vin2o, a social enterprise which sells wine and dedicates 100% of profit to clean water projects. I’d like you to imagine you are in a shop and you want to buy a beer. You’re in the market...

Beer’s long, brief history

This year’s German Beer Day marks 500 years since Munich’s Duke Wilhelm IV decreed the beer purity law, or Reinheitsgebot. It stipulated that beer could only be made with water, hops and malt. None of the nasty stuff that unscrupulous brewers were adding to their...

Toast ale: the recipe

We are open-sourcing the recipe for Toast ale in a bid to get everyone involved in eliminating bread waste by brewing delicious beer. We want to catalyse a home-brewing community of zero-bread-waste households. If you don't have leftover bread, try asking your local bakeries, cafes and...