The Korev Story

Korev is born

Almost 160 years in the making – Cornwall’s first premium lager is launched as Korev hits bars across the south west Korev instantly makes the Top 20 new UK drinks awards

Demand Grows

Demand for Korev explodes as sales quadruple in the first year!

Thirsty Ozzies get a taste of the good stuff as Korev goes overseas for the first time

Cornwall’s Award Winning Lager

Korev sales more than quadruple again with new national listing status. Korev wins bronze at the International Beer Challenge


Drinkers & Pub Goers
Demand Korev

Korev reaches record pub numbers across the UK. Supermarkets help double Korev sales across the year.

More Demand Korev

Demand continues to grow. New, craft beer inspired 330ml cans and 500 litre pub tanks help Korev double sales yet again. Another award – International Beer Challenge, Bronze Medal. Russia becomes biggest export destination for Korev.

Surf’s Up

Korev sales top 10,000 Brewers Barrels.

Korev becomes Official Beer of Surfing GB.

More Awards

International Brewing Awards, International Smallpack Lager,

Bronze. British Bottlers’ Institute, Silver. International Beer

Challenge, Pale Lagers, Bronze.

Korev Sponsors

Luke Dillon – UK’s No.1 Pro Surfer

Lucy Campbell – UK’s Top Female Surfer

Tunes in the Dunes Music Festival

Electric Beach Music Festival

Newquay Nightsurf

World Tour Jet Ski

Championships at Newquay

Korev Branded Taxis on the Streets of London

Korev’s Best Year

Sales forecasts show Korev reaching new sales highs and more bars than ever before.

Surf sponsorships continue with Surfing GB, Luke Dillon, Lucy Campbell and the UK Pro Surf Tour.

Korev continues its growing association with music events with sponsorships including Tunes in the Dunes, Electric Beach, the Eden Sessions and Looe Music Festival.

Korev is a firm favourite amongst locals, as nearly 2000 pints are sold in St Austell Brewery pubs every day.

Korev’s New look

The Korev brand has received a complete overhaul including branding at events, pubs, hotels and restaurants as well as all new bottles, cans and glassware. The new Korev identity is packed with shelf appeal and brings a much fresher approach to this versatile brand.