Black Iris Brewery

Located down in Basford in the old Shipstones building, Black Iris brew an increasingly wide range of lovely beers...

They’re becoming legendary in Nottingham but their beers can be found as far afield as Yorkshire, Cheshire, Birmingham and more. They’ve got consistently strong artwork from Kev Grey and have been known to put on rowdy parties with their ‘Piss Up In A Brewery’ nights.

Must try:
- Endless Summer (IPA, 4.5%)
- Snake Eyes (Pale, 3.8%)
- Divine Elements (IPA, 6%)
- Rise and Shine (Stout, 5.3%)
- Bleeding Heart (Rye, 4.5%)

Beer list (via Untappd)

  • Endless Summer

    Black Iris Brewery - IPA - Session / India Session Ale, 4.5%

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  • Snake Eyes

    Black Iris Brewery - Pale Ale - English, 3.8%

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  • Divine Elements

    Black Iris Brewery - IPA - American, 6%

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  • Lost Art of Keeping Secrets

    Black Iris Brewery - IPA - Imperial / Double, 8.5%

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  • Rise & Shine

    Black Iris Brewery - Stout - Milk / Sweet, 5.2%

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  • Better The Devil You Know

    Black Iris Brewery - Pale Ale - Australian, 5.5%

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  • Bajan Breakfast

    Black Iris Brewery - Pale Ale - American, 4%

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  • Stab In the Dark

    Black Iris Brewery - Stout - Other, 5%

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  • Bleeding Heart

    Black Iris Brewery - Rye Beer, 4.5%

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  • Mother's Ruin

    Black Iris Brewery - IPA - English, 7%

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Black Iris Brewery
Unit 1, 27 Shipstone Street
Basford
Nottingham
NG7 6GJ
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