Meaning of the word Muckle

The word Muckle

The meaning of the word Muckle is mighty, huge or great. It can used as an adjective in Northumbrian and Scottish dialect, for example ‘muckle view’ or perhaps ‘muckle beer’. It becomes confusing when the word ‘mickle’ is added to the mix……

The word Muckle

The meaning of the word Muckle is mighty, huge or great. It can used as an adjective in Northumbrian and Scottish dialect, for example ‘muckle view’ or perhaps ‘muckle beer’. It becomes confusing when the word ‘mickle’ is added to the mix……

Muckle Brewing

Our brewery building is certainly compact, however it boasts a muckle view along the Tyne Valley and across to Hadrian’s Wall and Northumberland National Park. Inside we not only brew but also bottle, bottle-condition and label the beers. The brewery may be small by the beers are muckle!

muckle brewery meaning mighty beers
muckle space saving wheeled fermentors

Making a small space muckle

At Muckle Brewing we have adapted the equipment and brewing processes to maximise space in our small brewery building. This includes using workbenches and fermentors on wheels, in addition to a mobile bottling tank which can then be parked out of the way on brew days.

muckle space saving wheeled fermentors


Making a small space muckle

At Muckle Brewing we have adapted the equipment and brewing processes to maximise space in our small brewery building. This includes using workbenches and fermentors on wheels, in addition to a mobile bottling tank which can then be parked out of the way on brew days.

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