We just love our craft beer and Hilden can boast of being Ireland’s oldest independent brewery. They’ve been producing full-flavoured, hand-crafted beers at their Lisburn site since 1981. Their brewing methods are all about combining heritage, tradition and the best of contemporary tastes to produce the best beers possible.
The brewery now produces eleven draught beers covering the full spectrum of tastes including a stout, a blonde, a premium red, a wheat, a pale and an amber ale. There are also 9 bottled beers. They’re all authentic and unprocessed. We can fully vouch for their character. You just know they take great care selecting the finest natural ingredients. It’s all in the taste!
What They Do
Current range of beers are Belfast Blonde, Headless Dog, Titanic Quarter, Hilden Irish Stout, Twisted Hop, Barney’s Brew and Hilden Halt.
Great Taste Awards 2015- One star for Buck's Head, Hilden Halt and HeadlessDog. The Twisted Hop beer won the first ever Dublin Cup at the All Tech Craft Brewing and Distilling Convention in 2013. Barney’s Brew was one of the finalists in the Sainsbury’s Great British Beer Hunt 2013 and winner of the First Time Exporter in the international Export challenge run by Invest NI in association with British Airways (March 2013)
Where To Buy
Many off-licenses, restaurants, pubs, bars. Drinks Inc in NI, and Michael Slattery Wines and Grand Cru Beers in ROI