Beers

Thanks to the overwhelming response from our sponsors we are delighted to be able to offer over 100 real ales at the 2017 event, some”old” friends and some new beers to the Rainhill Beer Festival.

1872 Porter
  • Elland Brewery, West Yorkshire
  • Type: Dark Porter
  • ABV: 6.5%

Supreme Champion Beer, Great British Beer Festival 2013
Champion Winter Beer of Britain 2015

Rich, complex and dark Porter from an original 1872 recipe, with an old port nose, and coffee and bitter chocolate flavours on the palate.

24 Carat Gold
  • Liverpool Organic Brewery, Liverpool
  • Type: Fruity
  • ABV: 4.2%

Slightly sweet and quite fruity with grassy hop and yeast notes. Generously hopped with a bitterness that builds steadily towards a lingering finish with spicy orangey notes.

77
  • Heavy Industry, Brewing, Henllan ,Denbighshire.
  • Type: A big amber IPA brewed with the finest pale and crystal malts.
  • ABV: 4.9%

CAMRA Champion Beer of North Wales 2015

Heavily hopped with Columbus and Cascade, then dry hopped with Mosaic
and Simcoe whilst conditioning.  Beware this beer bites!

Amarillo Gold
  • Saltaire, Shipley, W Yorkshire
  • Type: Bitter
  • ABV: 4.4%%

A straw coloured bright wheat beer with a light biscuit base, a distinct orange bouquet and intense citrus flavour.

Amber
  • Lancaster Brewery
  • Type: A classic session bitter that is both aromatic and bursting with flavour.
  • ABV: 3.6%

As the name describes, this beer is Amber in colour. This has been achieved by the canny blend of Pale & Crystal Malts and the addition of Roasted Barley.

American 5 Hop Version
  • Blue Bee Brewery, Sheffield
  • Type: American Pale Ale
  • ABV: 4.3%

Pale and hoppy combining Simcoe, Columbus Sorachi Ace, Equinox and Chinook hops with a bitter finish.

Aurora
  • Connoiseur Ales Brewery, St Helens
  • Type: Pale bitter
  • ABV: 5.1%

Crisp and clean-tasting pale bitter with UK and US hops.

Autumn Red
  • Conwy Brewery, North Wales
  • Type: Red Ale - American Amber / Red
  • ABV: 4.5%

Citrusy aromas with roasted malt character and a bitter finish

Barnsley Bitter
  • Acorn Brewery, Barnsley
  • Type: Bitter
  • ABV: 3.8%%

Chestnut in colour, having a well rounded, rich flavour. It retains a lasting bitter finish.
Silver Champion, Bitter, Great British Beer Festival of Britain 2012, 2015

Beyond the Pale
  • Elland Brewery, Wet Yorkshire
  • Type: Pale golden bitter
  • ABV: 4.2%

Pale golden bitter . Brewer’s Gold, American Cascade and Centennial hops give a strong citrus aroma and a dry pleasing finish.

Black Pearl
  • Wily Fox Brewery, Wigan
  • Type: Jet Black, Velvety, Smooth, Enigmatic Black IPA
  • ABV: 4.9%

This Black IPA is conceived from a fusion of roasted malts, headed by Carafa Special, gives a rich, velvety beer with intense coffee and chocolate flavours.

Blind Tiger
  • Springhead, Retford, Notts
  • Type: Pale golden beer
  • ABV: 4.5%

A refreshing, aromatic pale golden beer, with whole oranges added to the brew to give a delicious citrussy flavour, followed by a satisfying dry finish.

Blonde Star
  • Anarchy Brewery, Morpeth, Northumberland
  • Type: Golden / Blonde
  • ABV: 4.1%

Crisp and fresh, Blonde Star is light in body but certainly not in flavour. Brim-full of lemon, grapefruit, passion fruit and pale malt. Refreshing and satisfying.

Bluebird XB
  • Coniston Brewery, Cumbria
  • Type: Smooth golden ale
  • ABV: 4.2%

A smooth golden ale with floral hints, light malt tones and a hoppy freshness.
Winner of many Festivals

Boltmaker
  • Timothy Taylor's - Keighley, West Yorkshire
  • Type: Bitter
  • ABV: 4.0%
Supreme Champion Beer of GB 2014.  Champion Bitter of GB 2016
A well-balanced, copper coloured, genuine Yorkshire Bitter, with a full measure of maltiness and hoppy aroma.

Bombers Blonde
  • Martland Mill, Wigan
  • Type: Pale blonde ale
  • ABV: 4.2%

A pale blonde ale with an intense hoppy aroma and a crisp refreshing citrus taste, leading to a slightly dry finish.

Brewers Gold
  • Crouch Vale, Colchester, Essax
  • Type: Pale Bitter
  • ABV: 4.0%%

Supreme Champion Beer of Britain at the Great British Beer Festival 2005 AND 2006

This multi-award-winning beer is pale, refreshing and extravagantly hoppy with gorgeous aromas of tropical fruits.

Butcombe Gold
  • Butcombe Brewery Ltd, Wrington, Bristol
  • Type: Golden bitter
  • ABV: 4.4%

A refreshing golden bitter. A malty fresh vitality gives way to a full bitter sweet finish.

Cambrinus Deliverance
  • Liverpool Organic Brewery,
  • Type: Pale Ale
  • ABV: 4.2%

Begins with malt, toffee and earthy notes, leading to a slightly hoppy bite on the finish.

Cascade
  • Liverpool Organic Brewery,
  • Type: Amber IPA
  • ABV: 3.8%

A light amber coloured session bitter packed with Cascade hops. This beer has a hoppy, citrus taste that punches way above its weight.

Castle Gold
  • Tintagel, Cornwall
  • Type: Bitter
  • ABV: 3.8%

Silver medal Bitter of Great Britain 2012

A golden, light and hoppy beer with a slightly fruity taste

Cheeky Pheasant
  • George Wright Brewery, Rainford
  • Type: Light amber
  • ABV: 4.7%

Premium light ale. Malty flavour with  a sweat after taste.

Chestnut Red
  • Type: A fruity, nutty winter ale
  • ABV: 4.5%

A spicy & fruity red ale packed with full raosted chestnuts and red currants to create wonderful seasonal fllavours

Chinook
  • Two Roses, Darton, South Yorkshire
  • Type: Pale Gold
  • ABV: 4.0%

A pale golden ale using only a single hop variety, chinook, to give a grapefruit finish.

Chocolate Orange Delight
  • Downton Brewery, Downton, Wiltshire
  • Type: Chocolate flavoured
  • ABV: 5.8%

Winner: Salisbury Winterfest 2010

Distinctive chocolate and orange flavour notes work excellently against a rich, hoppy background to produce this notable Stout

Citra
  • George Wright Brewing Company, Rainford
  • Type: Pale IPA
  • ABV: 4.1%

Extra Pale IPA with Tropical, Peach and Passion Fruit Taste.

Coconut Milk Stout
  • Downton Brewery, Wiltshire
  • Type: Dark Stout
  • ABV: 5.0%

A wheat stout with a pronounced bitterness and complex aroma coupled with an excellent wheaty mouth feel and exotic flavours from the coconut milk.

Collaborator
  • Heavy Industry, Brewing, Henllan ,Denbighshire.
  • Type: Dark roasted malt
  • ABV: 5.0%

CAMRA Champion Beer of North Wales 2015

Heavily hopped with Columbus and Cascade, then dry hopped with Mosaic and Simcoe whilst conditioning.  Beware this beer bites!

Coney Island
  • Red Star Brewery, Formby
  • Type: Red Ale
  • ABV: 4.0%

An red ale made with 5 different malts and lightly hopped with Willamette

Cornish Cascade
  • Coastal Brewery, Lostwithiel, Cornwall
  • Type: Golden Ale
  • ABV: 5.0%

A rich, fruity, golden ale with a bittersweet finish. Packed with American Cascade hops.

Damson Porter
  • Burton Bridge Brewery, Burton, Staffs
  • Type: Very dark brown porter
  • ABV: 4.5%

A unique Britsh porter using Target and Challenger hops

Dark Mild
  • Bank Top, Bolton
  • Type: Mild
  • ABV: 4.0%%

Champion Mild of Great Britain 2014

A full bodied Dark Mild with malt and roast aromas. A complex taste including malt and liquorice.

Dark Ruby Mild
  • Sarah Hughes Brewery, Dudley , West Midlands
  • Type: Dark Ruby
  • ABV: 6.0%

Dark Ruby Mild combines a balance of intense colour and flavour, making it an award winning festival favourite

Dark Side of the Moose
  • Purple Moose Brewery Ltd. Porthmadog
  • Type: Dark ale with a deep malt
  • ABV: 4.6%

A delicious dark ale with a deep malt flavour from roasted barley and a fruity bitterness from Bramling Cross hops.

Darwin’s Origin
  • Salopian Brewery, Shrewsbury
  • Type: Golden Bitter
  • ABV: 4.3%%

Champion Best Bitter of Great Britain 2014,  Silver Champion Best Bitter of Great Britain 2016

Brewed to celebrate Shrewsbury’s famous son, Charles Darwin it is an eclectic mix of hops from across the world but this blend produces a golden beer that offers something to everyone. Crisp, tart, fruity and refreshing but also with a juicy malt background

Deception
  • Abbeydale, Sheffield
  • Type: Pale Bitter
  • ABV: 4.1%

SIBA Regional Gold 2012

A pale beer with aromas of elderflower and grapes. Strong citrus flavours and a long lasting bitter finish.

 

Deckchair
  • Two Roses, Darton, South Yorkshire
  • Type: Golden ale
  • ABV: 4.1%

A golden ale

Ell & Back
  • Elland Brewery, West Yorkshire
  • Type: Pale Premim Bitter
  • ABV: 4.6%

Pale premium bitter with grapefruit and citrus aroma and a dry fruity taste.

Elsie Mo
  • Castle Rock. Nottingham
  • Type: Golden Bitter
  • ABV: 4.7%%

A blend of hops – Challenger predominating – leaves a pleasantly crisp aftertaste in this golden beer.

Encore
  • Lacons Brewery, Great Yarmouth
  • Type: Deep Gold
  • ABV: 3.8%

A pale ale, packed with a smooth citrus punch. Balanced dry pine and zesty flavour throughout that finishes with a robust long bitterness.

Excelsior
  • Ossett, West Yorkshire
  • Type: Strong Bitter
  • ABV: 5.2%

Brewed from British pale malt and American Cascade hops.  Smooth fruity and full-bodied, but with a deceptive bitternes.

Fab Four IPA
  • Rock the Boat Brewery, Crosby
  • Type: A Golden / Blond ale
  • ABV: 4.4%

A Golden / Blond ale. Made from Four Fabulous hops, dry hopped in the cask.

Father Ted
  • The Melwood Beer Company, Liverpool
  • Type: Chestnut colour bitter
  • ABV: 4.2%

All English hops: Challenger & Pilgrim. The name for this beer was inspired by Julie’s dad, Ted Doyle RIP, who was a keen home brewer in his day.

Fellowship
  • Redemption Brewing Co, Tottenham, London
  • Type: London Porter
  • ABV: 5.1%

Our dark brown coloured London Porter with chocolate, coffee, liquorice and dry roasted malt flavours complimented with hints of dark fruit. Generous late hopping adds some zest and the initial sweetness fades into a restrained bitter finish.

Deceptively drinkable and a SIBA Gold medal winner.

Galaxy Pale Ale
  • Hawkshead Brewery, Cumbria
  • Type: Light malt beer
  • ABV: 4.0%

Single hopped with Galaxy, we’ve given the beer a light malt base

Goats Milk
  • Church End, Warwickshire
  • Type: Golden yellow nectar
  • ABV: 3.8%

Supreme Champion beer of Britain 2017

Golden yellow nectar. Pale barley, crystal malt and oats blend to fill the palate with flavour. Aromatic hops dance over the tongue for a gentle hop finish

Gold Digger
  • Bank Top Brewery, Bolton
  • Type: Golden
  • ABV: 4.0%

Golden coloured with a citrus aroma. Grapefruit with spiciness on the palate leading to a fresh hoppy citrus finish.

Goodhew’s Dry Stout
  • Barngates Brewery, Cumbria
  • Type: Dark Stout
  • ABV: 4.3%

Roasted malt, toffee, chocolate and liquorice aroma. Moderate sweetness

Gorlovka Stout
  • Acorn Brewery, Barnsley
  • Type: Full bodied stout
  • ABV: 6.0%

A deep malt and hoppy aroma with liquorice throughout. A full bodied stout.

Green Goldings
  • Durham Brewery, Bowburn, Co. Durham
  • Type: Authentic IPA without the alcoholic strength.
  • ABV: 4.5%

A sharp, spicey bitterness with a hint of orange peel comes from generous quantities of goldings throughout the boil. A massive English aroma is the result of fresh-from-the-harvest green goldings.

There is nothing like the aroma of a Goldings Green Hopped beer. This the flavour and aroma of an authentic IPA without the alcoholic strength.

Grip Yorkshire Ale
  • Revolutions Brewing, Castleford
  • Type: Pale brown
  • ABV: 3.9%

Pale brown / golden English hopped ale – fruity with moderate levels of bitterness.

Guthrie
  • Thornbridge Brewery, Blakewell, Derbyshire
  • Type: Golden blonde beer
  • ABV: 4.5%

Golden blonde beer made with cascade and galaxy hops. Flavour is pleasantly fruity, light citrus.

Haka
  • Butcombe, Wrington, Bristol
  • Type: A Light Golden Bitter
  • ABV: 4.5%

A light gold bitter, packed full of fruity New-Zealand hops, including Nelson Sauvin. Wonderful aromas of tropical fruits make it full-flavoured and invigorating yet well-balanced and subtle. A dangerously drinkable, unique light golden ale.

Harvest Pale
  • Castle Rock, Nottingham
  • Type: Pale Bitter
  • ABV: 3.8%%

Champion Beer of Britain 2007 and 2010

Brewed with gently-kilned malt and American hops gives this pale beer exceptional poise.

Hebden’s Wheat Beer
  • Little Valley Brewery, Cragg Vale, West Yorkshire
  • Type: Fresh, Fruity and Naturally Hazy
  • ABV: 4.5%

A Belgian style, naturally hazy Wheat Beer. Fruity and refreshing. Light in colour with hints of coriander and lemon

Helter Skelter
  • Oakham Ales, Peterborough
  • Type: Golden Ale
  • ABV: 5.0%

Strong golden ale. Intense hop aroma and character. A special ale which is rarely brewed

Hinkypunk
  • Big Bog Brewing Company, Speke, Liverpool
  • Type: 4.1
  • ABV: Light & Hoppy%

The ultimate Hop Heads beer with a secret blend of no less than 7 hop varieties.
Intense citrus notes and its incredibly pale colour makes this a truely unique ale.

Hop Monster
  • Coastal, Redruth, Cornwall
  • Type: Golden Bitter
  • ABV: 3.7%%

A thirst quenching session golden bitter with excellent flavours. A strikingly hoppy beer with a finish of citrus fruit on the palate.

Hophead
  • Dark Star, Partridge Green, West Sussex
  • Type: Pale golden ale
  • ABV: 3.8%

Pale golden ale with a strong floral aroma and elderflower notes from the  Cascade hops. This beer is full-bodied and full-flavoured.

Hopoholic
  • Downton Brewery, Wiltshire
  • Type: Hoppy Pale Ale
  • ABV: 4.0%

This hoppy pale ale has multiple additions of EKG, Pioneer, Celeia and Challenger throughout the boil and then dry hopped to tropical fruity insanity with Galaxywhole leaf hops

Hopstar JC
  • Hopstar Brewery Limited, Darwen
  • Type: Bitter
  • ABV: 4.1%

A well balanced beer with a tad less hop than our other beers, copper in colour and a real thirst quencher.

Hoptimystic
  • Penzance Brewing Company, Crowlas, Cornwall
  • Type: Golden Beer
  • ABV: 4.7%

A fresh and tropical tasting  golden beer.

Hunky Dory
  • Red Star Brewery, Formby
  • Type: Pale Ale
  • ABV: 4.9%

A premium pale ale made with a blend of 3 different English hops.

Infinity IPA
  • Coniston, Cumbria
  • Type: IPA
  • ABV: 6.0%%

Pale Maris Otter malts combine with healthy quantities of Mount Hood, Challenger, Golding and Amarillo hops to make for an infinitely hoppy Imperial Pale Ale

IPA
  • Hawkshead Brewery, Cumbria
  • Type: Modern amber IPA
  • ABV: 7.0%

Gold SIBA NW 2015, Premium Strong Beers

Traditionally brewed strong and well-hopped to survive the voyage to India. This IPA takes well-hopped to a new level by using some of the finest, most flavoursome New World hops now available.

Due to the rarity and strength of this beer it is served in 1/3 pint measures

Jaipur IPA
  • Thornbridge Brewery, Blakewell, Derbyshire
  • Type: India Pale Ale,
  • ABV: 5.9%

Bronze medal, Strong Bitters, SIBA Midlands 2012

A citrus dominated India Pale Ale, its immediate impression is soft and smooth yet builds to a crescendo of massive hoppiness accentuated by honey. An enduring, bitter finish.

JHB
  • Oakham, Peterborough
  • Type: Bitter
  • ABV: 3.8%%

Supreme Champion Beer of Great Britain 2001

Aroma is dominated by characteristic citrus notes. Hops and fruit on the nose are
balanced by malt and a bitter base leading to a dry hoppy finish with fruit flavours.

 

Jolly Blonde
  • Jolly Boys, Barnsley, South Yorkshire
  • Type: Bitter
  • ABV: 4.0%

A clean, crisp ale with a smooth creamy taste and a slight hint of hop flavour unique to this Yorkshire brew.

Jolly Collier Porter
  • Jolly Boys, Barnsley, South Yorkshire
  • Type: Dark Porter
  • ABV: 5.0%

A truly heady mix of malts including, cristal, black and chocolate gives this porter a robust flavour with a smooth finishing aftertaste.

Josephine Butler Elderflower
  • Liverpool Organic Brewery
  • Type: A hoppy light ale with organice elderflower
  • ABV: 4.5%

Initial citrus hops are followed by elderflower fruit and pale, soft malt taste with a refreshingly sharp finish.

Knowsley Blonde
  • Melwood Beer, Knowsley
  • Type: Pale Ale
  • ABV: 4.0%

Crisp, refreshing pale using only Atlas hops – a hybrid of Brewers Gold and a Slovenian Wild Hop. This beer has a fresh hoppy aroma with a pleasant bitter taste.

Lakeland Gold
  • Hawkshead, Staveley, Cumbria
  • Type: Golden Bitter
  • ABV: 4.4%%

Champion Best Bitter of Cumbria 2009 to 2012

Golden Ale. Hoppy and uncompromisingly bitter with complex fruit flavours.

Lancashire Gold
  • Hopstar Brewery Limited, Darwen
  • Type: A light beer of malt and hops
  • ABV: 4.0%

A light beer with a good combination of malt and hops. Maris Otter Premium and Crystal malts makes a well balanced bodythis session beer.

Lancashire Loom
  • Martland Mill, Wigan
  • Type: A light golden ale
  • ABV: 4.2%

A light golden ale bursting with a real fruit punch of grapefruit, lychees and lemon with a slight floral note.

Lancaster Amber
  • Lancaster Brewery
  • Type: Amber ale
  • ABV: 3.6%

As the name describes, this beer is Amber in colour. This has been achieved by the canny blend of Pale & Crystal Malts and the addition of Roasted Barley.

Langdale
  • Cumbrian Legendary Ales, Hawkshead, Cumbria
  • Type: Glden best bitter using crystal, Maris Otter and lager malts
  • ABV: 4.0%

Silver Champion, Golden Ale of Britain 2012

A refreshing golden beer with the flavour of English fruit and marmalade and a long bitter finish.

Lantern House
  • Connoisseu Brewery, St Helens
  • Type: Amber Bitter
  • ABV: 3.9%%

A refreshing golden beer with the flavour of English fruit and marmalade and a long bitter finish.

 

Legacy
  • Lacons Brewery, Great Yarmouth
  • Type: Light blonde ale
  • ABV: 4.4%

Lemon and grapefruit on the nose. Light blonde ale, deep with flavour.  Lemon and lime bates the palate to a lengthy mellowed finish.

Leyland Badger
  • Crankshaft Brewery, leyland
  • Type: Dry Stout
  • ABV: 5.8%

Our stout has a caramelised treacle toffee flavour and a dry taste with a back hint of the German & American fruity hops. Plenty of body and a good smooth feel.

Lottie Dod
  • Peerless Brewing Company, Birkenhead
  • Type: A moreish amber ale
  • ABV: 4.2%

A moreish amber ale with a good malt backbone and a hint of bitterness from Cascase, Columbus and East Kent Goldings hops

Loweswater Gold
  • Cumbrian Legendary Ales, Hawkshead, Cumbria
  • Type: Golden ale
  • ABV: 4.3%

Champion, Golden Ale of Britain 2011

A golden ale producing a tropical fruit aroma and flavour. Mild bitterness combines beautifully with juicy malts.

Mandarin Claw of Death
  • Doctor Morton's Abbeydale, Sheffield
  • Type: Pale Beer
  • ABV: 4.1%

Deliciously fruity pale beer. The tangerine, fruity, sweet flavours of the new German Mandarina Bavaria hops balanced nicely by the floral citrus notes of the Amarillo.

Moon Landing
  • Oakham Ales, Peterborough
  • Type: Ruby beer
  • ABV: 4.2%

An illuminating ruby beer bursting with notes of citrus and tropical fruit. Six different malts give the beer a rich complexity with a full body and dry finish.

Moonshine
  • Abbeydale, Sheffield
  • Type: Straw coloured premium bitter
  • ABV: 4.3%

A beautifully balanced pale straw-coloured premium bitter. Distinctive floral aroma,finish leading to a predominantly citrus taste, with grapefruit and lemons to the fore.

Moose Juice Abuse
  • Doctor Morton's Abbeydale, Sheffield
  • Type: Pale Beer
  • ABV: 3.8%

Pale beer made with a mix of Summit, Columbus and New Zealand Southern Cross hops, giving depth with an underlying earthiness which complements the citrus. Finished dry with a lingering bitterness which mellows encouraging another sip.

Navvy Bitter
  • Phoenix Brewery, Heywood
  • Type: Blonde Ale
  • ABV: 3.8%

A well balanced, full bodied golden bitter with plenty of muscle

Nova
  • Bristol Beer Factory, Bristol, Avon
  • Type: Hoppy session ale
  • ABV: 3.8%

A light malt base; Maris Otter, CaraPils and wheat malt allows the bright, fresh and zesty hop aromas to shine – underpinned by herbal and floral notes.

NZPA (New Zealand Pale Ale)
  • Hawkshead Brewery, Cumbria
  • Type: Pale Ale
  • ABV: 6.0%

CAMRA Cumbria Beer of the Year 2014, Gold medal, Strong Bitters

Brewed with  varieties of New Zealand hops. Passion fruit, mango and apricot aromas and citrus bitterness are balanced by the sweetness of Maris Otter barley.

Oakham Citra
  • Oakham Ales, Peterborough
  • Type: A light refreshing beer
  • ABV: 4.2%

Champion Golden Beer of Great Britain 2014

A light coloured beer with pungent grapefruit, lychee and gooseberry aromas
leading to a dry, bitter finish.

Off t’ Mill
  • Hopstar Brewery Limited, Darwen
  • Type: A light beer
  • ABV: 3.9%

A pale hoppy beer brewed with the English fruity hop Sovereign that give it a floral & grassy aroma in the finish.

Outlawed
  • Springhead, Retford, Notts
  • Type: Blonde Bitter
  • ABV: 3.8%%

A distinctly citrusy lemon flavour blonde beer balanced with floral overtones. Outlawed is beautifully light, clean, crisp and thoroughly quaffable.

 

Patriot
  • Lacons Brewery, Great Yarmouth
  • Type: Amber ale
  • ABV: 4.0%

This ale carries dominant tropical fruit/berries in its aroma, followed by tart citrus on the palate. Pleasing nutty flavours are finished with a dusting of bitterness

Pioneer
  • Butcombe Brewery Ltd, Wrington, Bristol
  • Type: Golden Pale Ale
  • ABV: 3.6%

Brewed with nine malt types for malt body and British Oats for smoothness. Aromas of citrus, grapefruit, orange and marmalade.

Pipe Dream
  • George Wright Brewing, Rainford
  • Type: Bitter, straw
  • ABV: 4.3%

Best bitter, straw coloured, citrus nose with a taste of grapefruit and a dry after taste

Plum Porter
  • Titanic, Stoke on Trent
  • Type: Dark Porter
  • ABV: 4.9%

This beer is dark strong and well rounded; the richness is brought to an even keel by the late addition of Goldings hops and natural plum flavouring.

Pocket Rocket
  • CWRW-IAL Brewery
  • Type: Golden pale ale, made using crisp clean malts.
  • ABV: 4.0%

Extra pale ale, made using crisp clean malts. With a late dry hopped smooth  floral and citrus aroma..

Pool Street Porter
  • Peerless Brewing Company, Birkenhead
  • Type: Full bodied dark ale
  • ABV: 5.2%

A rich and full bodied porter. Comfortingly malty with notes of warm toast and chestnuts. A shade of red so dark it appears almost black.

Porkies
  • Melwood Beer, Knowsley
  • Type: Pale Bitter
  • ABV: 4.0%

A pale, hoppy beer brewed with lots of late summit hops giving it a full flavour with great mouthfeel and long hoppy aftertaste.

Potion No. 9
  • Penzance, Crowlas Cornwall
  • Type: Golden Bitter
  • ABV: 4.0%%

A smooth drinking golden session beer with a citrus, grapefruit. Well balanced with a hoppy finish.

Propshaft
  • Crankshaft Brewery, Leyland
  • Type: English pale ale
  • ABV: 3.8%

English hops giving the ale a refreshing grassy, earthy taste and lightly carbonated & pale golden in colour. A classic session ale.

RA
  • Milk Street , Somerset
  • Type: American Pale Ale
  • ABV: 4.1%

American Pale Ale – Clean Citrus with bold Floral American hops.

Red Bull Terrier
  • Barngates Brewery, Cumbria
  • Type: American amber red style beer
  • ABV: 4.8%

Has deep red tones and a complex hop nose, complemented by tangy fruit and malt flavours with a spicy aftertaste.  A full bodied, award winning premium ale

Reet Pale
  • Blue Bee Brewery, Sheffield
  • Type: Golden Ale
  • ABV: 4.0%

Pale and hoppy beer with a citrus and floral taste leading to a dry finish

Revelation
  • Dark Star, Partridge Green, West Sussex
  • Type: Bitter
  • ABV: 5.7%%

A blend of Warrior, Cascade, Columbus, Crystal and Chinook by the sack full – then dry hopped using our ‘Hoptimizer’ (Industrial sized hookah).

 

Rock the Kasbeck
  • Redemption Brewing Co, Tottenham, London
  • Type: Blonde Ale
  • ABV: 4.0%

Blonde ale single hopped with Czech Kazbek hop for refreshing zesty lemon, lime and grapefruit flavours with delicate lemon aroma.

Ruby Mild
  • Rudgate, Tockwith, North Yorkshire
  • Type: Mild
  • ABV: 3.6%

Supreme Champion Beer, Great British Beer Festival 2009, Silver Champion Mild, Great British Beer Festival 2015

Rich ruby mild beer with a sweet smokey aroma and a soft rich complex taste

Ruby Ruby Ruby Ruby
  • Connoiseur Ales Brewery, St Helens
  • Type: A tasty balance of Maris Otter and dark crystal malts
  • ABV: 4.1%

A tasty balance of Maris Otter and dark crystal malts provide a rich ruby base and Junga hops have been delicately overlaid to preserve the ale ‘malty character.

Shropshire Gold
  • Salopian Brewery, Shrewsbury
  • Type: Light copper bitter
  • ABV: 3.8%

Bronze Champion Bitter of Great Britain 2016

Golden, with a floral aroma and a full hoppy flavour that is balanced by a crisp dry maltiness and a rich finish.

Snowdonia Ale
  • Purple Moose Brewery, Porthmadog
  • Type: Pale ale
  • ABV: 3.8%

Champion Bitter, Great British Beer Festival 2012

A delightfully refreshing pale ale brewed with Pale and Crystal malts combined with a delicate combination of Pioneer, Styrian Goldings and Lubelski hops.

Special Oatmeal Stout
  • Coniston Brewery
  • Type: A Rich Dark stout
  • ABV: 4.5%

Cumbrian Micro-Challenge 2009 Gold Medal Winner

Oats are used in the grist of this stout to give body and smoothness,enhancing the roasted barley, giving it complex flavours reminiscent of dark chocolate and coffe.

Stog Milk Stout
  • Big Bog Brewing Company, Speke Liverpool
  • Type: A milk stout, brewed using chocolate & brown malt.
  • ABV: 4.1%

A milk stout, brewed using chocolate & brown malt. Milk sugars are added to give a creamy bittersweet taste

The Apache Line
  • CWRW-IAL Community Brewing Company, Mold. North Wales
  • Type: American Pale AleStrong Bitter
  • ABV: 5.0%

Big mango fruit aromas with a smooth bitterness, tropical fruits and hoppy awesomeness

The Fox Hat
  • Wily Fox Brewery, Wigan
  • Type: Artisan Hop-Infused Golden Ale
  • ABV: 4.2%

This Golden Ale, is brewed using only the finest Maris Otter malt. It is well-balanced, moreish ale with distinctively spicy,citrus and grapefruit.

The Importance of Being Ernest
  • Durham Brewery, Bowburn, Co. Durham
  • Type: Light bitter
  • ABV: 4.4%

Pale ale with English Ernest hops. Lovely sweet orange sherbet and banana aroma culminates in a gutsy vibrant spice.

Tod’s Blonde
  • Little Valley Brewery, Hebden
  • Type: Bright yellow blonde ale
  • ABV: 5.0%

A bright yellow blonde ale with a pleasant malty taste and a smooth bitter finish.

Triple Chocoholic
  • Saltaire, Shipley, W Yorkshire
  • Type: Porter
  • ABV: 4.6%%

Champion Speciality Beer of Great Britain 2014 and Silver Champion 2015 and Bronze 2016

Chocolate malts, cocoa, chocolate essence combines to provide a strong chocolate bouquet and a rich chocolate flavour. Good hopping provides a balancing bitterness to this porter

 

Tropical
  • Penzance Brewing, Crowlas Cornwall
  • Type: Fruity Golden Ale
  • ABV: 4.7%

A rich fruity golden ale with a smooth finish that makes you think of a faraway sunny beach with the warm sea lapping at your feet

Waterloo Sunset
  • Rock the Boat Brewery, Crosby
  • Type: Golden Ale
  • ABV: 4.2%

A golden ale with orange marmalade hops rounded wth malt and rye. Brewed to commemorate Anthony Gormley’s “Another Place” statues on Crosby Beach

Welsh Pride
  • Conwy Brewery, North Wales
  • Type: A copper coloured bitter with a well balanced blend of malt & hops.
  • ABV: 4.0%

A copper coloured bitter with a well balanced blend of malt & hops. An initial rich, malty  mouth feel is rounded off by orangey / zesty hops and a touch of spice.

White Gold
  • Durham, Bowburn, Co. Durham
  • Type: Bitter
  • ABV: 4.0%%

Pale ale with English Ernest hops. Lovely sweet orange sherbet and banana aroma culminates in a gutsy vibrant spice.

Why not Give More of a Toss
  • Abbeydale, Sheffield
  • Type: Pale Ale
  • ABV: 4.0%

Session pale ale brewed with Motueka, Cascade and Pacific Jade hops for a well-rounded, eminently quaffable brew with floral and spicy notes

Willamette
  • Lancaster Brewery
  • Type: Golden Ale
  • ABV: 4.0%

Brewed with the American Willamette Hop. A golden slightly spicy ale with a delicate blackcurrant aroma

Williamette
  • Lancaster Brewery
  • Type: A golden slightly spicy ale
  • ABV: 4.0%

A golden slightly spicy ale with a delicate blackcurrant aroma

Windermere Pale
  • Hawkshead, Staveley, Cumbria
  • Type: Pale Ale
  • ABV: 3.5%%

SIBA National Silver Champion 2012

Loads of fruity hop flavours from a medley of traditional and modern hops. The signature aroma hop is Citra.

Wobbly Bob
  • Phoenix Brewery, Heywood, Greater Manchester
  • Type: Mid Brown
  • ABV: 6.0%

An Amber beer with malty, fruity aroma. A slight sweetness yields to a dry finish. A festival favourite.

Yakima Gold
  • Crouch Vale Brewery, South Woodhame Ferrers, Essex
  • Type: Very pale with delicious US Amarillo hops
  • ABV: 4.2%

Very pale with delicious US Amarillo hops, which are earthily aromatic and the beer, highly drinkable. The hops are grown in Yakima Valley in Washington State.