Specials and Seasonal Beers

Specials and Seasonal Beers

Ravening Wolf – 5.9% – New Zealand Rye IPA

The nickname was given to Odo, Earl of Kent and half brother of William the Conqueror, who was tried for defrauding the crown. A strong New Zealand Pale Ale. Toasted biscuit and rye malt flavours support a pine lemon hop crispness with a hint of vanilla.

Ingredients: BARLEY, RYE, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Availability: Due to Popular Demand this beer is now available all year round! And can be purchased Here

Hengist – 5.0% – Strong Golden Ale

Winner of the Dover Winter Beer Festival (2010) Named after the Anglo Saxon invader who formed the Kingdom of Kent, this golden pale ale has flavours of biscuit malt balancing a long fruit hop. Hengist has also won the bronze medal at the South East Regional Championship in both 2010 & 2011.

Ingredients: BARLEY, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Availability: Brewed between March-August, it can be purchased Here

Miller’s Mirth – 4.2% – Fruity English Bitter

A Copper Coloured Best Bitter, a blend of smooth toasted malts balance a four hop profile, giving breadth of flavour and depth. Named after the merry Miller from the Canterbury Tales who was always inebriated!

Ingredients: BARLEY, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Availability: Brewed between March-August, it can be purchased Here

Yellow Tail – 4.5% – Five Hop Summer Ale

The nickname used by the French for the indigenous people of Kent during the Middle Ages, Our 5 Hop Summer Ale uses Hops from the Pacific North West of America, giving this beer a Citrusy, Fruity, Floral Aroma and Flavour, brewed with Pilsner Malt helps give a Soft Round Refreshing finish to this beer.

Ingredients: BARLEY, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Availability: Brewed between April-August, it can be purchased Here

Green Hop – 4.2% – Green Hop Beers

From the start of September, Hop Growers start a month-long harvest of their Hop Varieties, they have to be careful to make sure they are cropped at the optimum time not too early and not too late, so they are just ripe, different varieties will be cropped at different times. We like to brew a range of Green Hop Beers which are different year on year dependant on availability.

Ingredients: BARLEY, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Availability: Brewed in September

Red Raddle – 5.0% – Five Hop Red Ale

Red Raddle is our Red Ale originally brewed to celebrate the 200th year of Crabble Corn Mill, this beer is named after the red paint used on the millstones. A 5 Hop, ruby red premium bitter with biscuit and toasted malt base supporting a broad hoppy smooth finish.

Ingredients: BARLEY, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Availability: Brewed in between September – November, it can be purchased Here

Grim Reaper – 5.5% – Ruby Red Ale

Grim Reaper is our Ruby Red Rye IPA we brew for the Autumn months, at a warming 5.5% this beer packs a bit of a punch, with plenty of Simcoe & Chinook hops used to give this beer a fruity and citrusy flavour & aroma, the Rye helps give light spice notes and added body

Ingredients: BARLEY, RYE, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Availability: Brewed in between September – November, it can be purchased Here

5 Gold Grains – 5.0% – Festive Golden Ale

A Golden Christmas Ale brewed with a selection of different grains to give this beer plenty of Festival Character as well as some Orange Peel to give the Beer a little Christmas Zing.

Ingredients: BARLEY, RYE, OATS, MAIZE, WHEAT, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Availability: Brewed just before Christmas, it can be purchased Here

Figgy Pudding – 4.5% – Winter Ale

A light chestnut coloured bitter, with soft toasted malt flavours enhanced by the addition of figs and black sultanas blended with spicy and caramel nosed hops. Ingredients: BARLEY, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Ingredients: BARLEY, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Availability: Brewed just before Christmas, it can be purchased Here

Single Hop – 4.2% – Single Hop Beers

There are always new hop varieties being grown and developed every year across the globe offering new and exciting flavours. Our Single Hop Series showcases these hops in the best possible light with a simple malt bill of Pale Malt, with a healthy dose of CaraPils and Rolled Oats to give plenty of body and head retention.

Ingredients: BARLEY, OATS, HOPS, YEAST, WATER

Availability: We plan to keep brewing single hops one after another throughout the year