Take an ale trail amongst England's finest breweries with a selection of 6 award winning beers, from the South coast to the Lake District, showcasing how great English beers, like fine wines, have a diversity of flavours and characteristics to savour and enjoy.
Marston's Pedigree 5% ABV
Marston's Pedigree beer is brewed in its own 'Cathedral of brewing'. The world famous Burton Union brewing system of 264 interlinked oak barrels encourages Marston's Pedigree beer to ferment & slowly mature like no other beer in the world. Its English Fuggles & Goldings hops deliver a balanced, slightly spicy bitterness under-pinned by a luscious, malty body.
Wychwood Hobgoblin Beer 5.2% ABV
Traditionally brewed to produce a wonderfully well balanced blend of smooth, rich & satisfying flavours from chocolate & crystal malts combined with a crisp, refreshing bitterness from Styrian, Goldings and Fuggles hops.
Brakspear Oxford Gold 4.6% ABV
Craft brewed with English Goldings and Styrian Hops and fermented with the unique Brakspear yeast. Oxford Gold provides a golden beer with a subtle fruity flavour and zesty aroma. A great partner for bolder, sweeter foods such as roast gammon, spiced ham, BBQ Chicken, washed rind cheeses & mature cheddar .
Banks's Bitter 3.8% ABV
A classic easy drinking Banks's beer with malty, hoppy flavours and a refreshing clean, bitter finish. Deep gold in colour.
Jennings Cumberland Ale 4.7% ABV
A supremely refreshing golden ale, brewed with pure Lakeland water drawn from the breweries own well. Brewed by craftsman at the Castle Brewery; carefully selected old English hop varieties: Fuggles, Goldings and Challenger along with the addition of pale ale malt and a generous handful of chocolate malt gives this beer its unique characteristics. Dry hopped in the cask to deliver a delicate citrus after taste, this Jennings beer is as stunning as the Lakeland landscape which it calls home.
Ringwood Old Thumper 5.1% ABV
The wild boar of beers, Old Thumper is a copper coloured full-flavoured strong ale brewed with floor-malted Maris Otter barley and Goldings, Progress, Fuggles and Challenger hops.
|Beer Style||brown / golden ale|