Commercial Brewery
Brewer rating: 94/100 2842 ratings
S A Brain & Co Ltd, The Cardiff Brewery, Crawshay Street, Cardiff, Wales CF10 5DS
Places associated: Punch House (Brains), Yard Bar & Kitchen (Brains), Cross Keys Inn (Brains), Old Arcade (Brains), Cottage (Brains), City Arms (Brains), Fox and Hounds (Brains), SA Brain & Co Ltd, Star (Brains), Merrie Harrier (Brains), Whitcombe Inn (Brains), Terra Nova (Brains), Penwig (Brains), Halfway (Brains), Goat Major (Brains), Bowl Inn (Brains), Cambrian Tap (Brains)
Founded in 1882. Took over Crown Buckley in 1997. Bought and moved to the Hancocks Plant in 2000.
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Brains Dark (Cask) 3.54/20/2003Rate 3.186387
Brains Dark Smooth 3.55/16/2008Rate 3.246
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Brains White Out 4.02/5/2014Rate 2.914331
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