Ember Inns Gin & Cask Festival

GIN & CASK FESTIVAL 2020 AT The Plume of Feathers

We're hosting our second annual Spring Gin & Cask Festival at The Plume of Feathers from Monday 2nd March to Sunday 26th April 2020. It’s our very own annual gin and beer festival in Loughton, celebrating the finest cask ales and gins from independent breweries and distillers from across the UK.

If gin and cask ale is your thing then you’ll be wowed by our gin-credible new collection of regional gins and seasonal cask ales. There’s something for everyone, from timeless classics to contemporary twists.

Get involved and find out why the refreshingly sweet Aber Falls Orange Marmalade might just be your new favourite tipple. Download our app and try one with Fever-Tree tonic for just £2.99.

You’ll be amazed at what gins and cask ales we’ve got on offer. Take a look at our fabulous lineup below.

Festival Gins
Aber Falls Orange Marmalade Gin

Aber Falls Orange Marmalade Gin

A refined balance of sweet, bitter orange flavours with pine and juniper. Best served with Refreshingly Light Fever-tree Tonic and garnished with a wedge of orange, this sweet and fruity gin delivers a citrus hit with a warming aftertaste, guaranteed to tickle your tastebuds!

Whitley Neill Raspberry Gin

Whitley Neill Raspberry Gin

Made with luscious raspberries found in Scotland, this fruity gin is balanced with juniper notes and carries a delicate sweetness which rounds this delicious raspberry gin. It’s best when paired with Refreshingly Light Fever-tree Tonic and garnished with strawberries.

Regional Gins

Regional Gins in Essex

We’ll be pouring the best range of regional gins at The Plume of Feathers. Check out our menu below to see what gins we have for you.


City of London Distillery Gin, London, City

A classically balanced London dry gin, juniper taking centre stage, bright citrus, and now more aromatic. A subtle earthy spice to balance.

GIN STYLE: Classic Juniper - Rich & Robust.

SERVE: Paired with Refreshingly Light Fever-Tree Tonic and garnished with a wedge of orange.


Little Bird London Dry Gin, Peckham

Launched in 2011, bursting with pink-grapefruit, followed by a fresh palate of sweet orange and complimented by spicy ginger.

GIN STYLE: Citrus & Light.

SERVE: Paired with Refreshingly Light Mediterranean Fever-Tree Tonic and garnished with a wedge of pink grapefruit.


Haymans London Dry Gin, Balham

A fresh, crisp traditional London dry gin with lively citrus notes - beautifully balanced with an elegant and delicate finish.

GIN STYLE: Classic Juniper - Rich & Robust.

SERVE: Paired with Refreshingly Light Fever-Tree Tonic and garnished with a wedge of lemon.

Festival Cask Ales

At The Plume of Feathers, we’re incredibly proud to serve real quality ale throughout our pubs and that’s why we’ve brought together the ‘best in class’, all in one place for your drinking pleasure!


Twilighter fresh IPA - Our New House ale Twilighter!

We’re proud to serve real ales in our pubs which is why we’ve partnered with Black Sheep Brewery to create Twilighter. It’s an easy-drinking cask beer, brewed with English malted barley and freshwater from the Yorkshire Dales. This crisp IPA packs notes of orange and tropical fruits with fresh aromas and a pale malt blend at 4% ABV.

Sublime Sundown

Sublime sundown, Blood Orange Steam Beer 4.8%

This limited edition beer is a collaboration with World Class Chef, Paul Ainsworth and Sharp’s Brewery. This ‘Steam’ style brew, combines blood orange flavours with the light and fruity body of the beer to create a full-flavoured and refreshing pint!

Adnams Ghost Ship

Adnams Camden-on-Sea, India Pale Lager 4.6%

To mark the 10th anniversary of Adnams Ghost Ship Pale Ale and Camden Town Brewery’s own bestseller, Hells, this collaboration cask beer is a thing of sweetness, an unholy union with a heavenly light taste.


Get ready for a spring filled with an exciting collection of cask ales and craft beers. From pale, blonde and amber ales, to darker brews and session IPA, we’ve handpicked the best selection of cool pints for your enjoyment.

Spring Seasonal Beer Listings

Adnams Camden On Sea

Camden-on-Sea - 4.6%

Adnams & Camden Town Brewery
India Pale Lager

Black Sheep Pale

Black Sheep Pale - 3.8%

Black Sheep
Pale Ale

Turtle Eclipse of the Heart

Turtle Eclipse of the Heart - 4.1%

Brew York
Pale Ale

Bristol Beer Moor

Moor Bristol - 4.7%

Moor Beer Company & Bristol Beer Factory
Pale Ale


JUPA - 5.5%

The Five Points Brewing Co.
Pale Ale


Grove Glider - 4.8%

Pale Ale


Highlander - 4.8%

Fyne Ales Farm Brewery
Amber Ale


Broken Dial - 4.5%

Harviestoun Brewery
Amber Ale


Breaker - 4.1%

Laine Brew Co.
Pale Ale


Hat-trick - 3.7%

Magic Rock Brewing
Blonde Bitter


Hedgehog in the Fog - 4.5%

Wheat Beer


Hops & Glory - 4.2%

Peerless Brewing Co.
Golden Ale


Sublime Sundown - 4.8%

Sharp's Brewery
Steam Beer


Trelawny - 3.8%

St. Austell Brewery
Cornish Ale


Plum Porter - 4.9%

Titanic Brewery
Fruit Porter


Low & Behold - 3.7%

Pale Ale

* Check your local pub for listings