Category: Christmas beers & winter ales
Product of: United Kingdom
A festive red ale brewed with Marris Otter, Pale Crystal, Dark Crystal, chocolate and beech smoked malts, with Bramling Cross, Cascade and Fuggles hops. Flavoured with coriander, cinnamon, fennel, ginger, caraway, cloves and nutmeg.
Sampled on 22/12/2016
Clear, deep chestnut brown almost black with a very retentive light beige head and thick lacing.
Faintly smoky dark chocolate with subtle clove, cinnamon and nutmeg.
Surprisingly light-bodied and thin given this beer’s dark colour. Chocolatey and fruity with red berries, liquorice and charcoal.
Lightly smoky and faintly beefy.
Surprisingly light-bodied and fruity with faint smoke and attractive chocolaty notes.
Barcode UPC: 5 060064 740446
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Crown cap