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Special Beers

ARTFULLY BREWED IN YORKSHIRE

SPRING BLONDE

3.6%
ABV

STYLE
Blonde Ale

AVAILABILITY
Cask

A refreshing beer, perfect for a sunny Spring day. A hoppy blonde ale with with citrus and spice notes from English-grown First Gold and Epic hops.

Available in March

HOP EUROPA

5%
ABV

STYLE
IPA

AVAILABILITY
Cask

The final beer in our ‘Hop’ series and to mark the UK’s European ‘journey’, this powerful IPA is brewed entirely with hops grown on the continent of Europe. Honey coloured with mandarin, pear and floral flavours.

Available in April

WAKOTACO

4.9%
ABV

STYLE
Oatmeal Pale Ale

AVAILABILITY
Cask

This fiery Latin America inspired brew packs a punch with it’s smooth mouth feel and a lipsmacking chilli and lime after-kick topped off with floral flavours from Wakatu hops.

Available in May

SUMMER GOLD

3.6%
ABV

STYLE
Session Ale

AVAILABILITY
Cask

A naturally hazy golden ale with citrus and tropical fruit notes from Minstrel and Olicana hops. Perfect for lazing around.

 

Available in June & July

BLOOM!

4.5%
ABV

STYLE
Infused Beer

AVAILABILITY
Cask

Brewed to celebrate York’s horticultural festival – Bloom! This rose coloured beer is infused with ginger and hibiscus flowers to give a refreshing summery pint.

Available in July

KOPSTOOT

4.6%
ABV

STYLE
Botanic Ale

AVAILABILITY
Cask

Honey coloured brewed with juniper berries, fresh rosemary and bitter orange peel.  Fragrant and delicious.

Available in August

AVANT GARDE

6%
ABV

STYLE
Biere de Garde

AVAILABILITY
Cask

A superb contemporary amber French farmhouse-style beer with an emphasis on malt flavours. Rich and rounded with a hint of sweetness. Brewed with Bouclier and Saaz hops.

Available in September

GREEN HOPPED KETTLE DRUM

4.3%
ABV

STYLE
Green Hopped Bitter

AVAILABILITY
Cask

A beer version of Beaujolais Nouveau, this ‘Houblon Nouveau’ is our best bitter brewed with freshly harvested hops from the brewery’s very own hop garden. Copper coloured, fresh, clean and fruity.

 

Available in October

WINTER SOLSTICE

3.6%
ABV

STYLE
Brown Ale

AVAILABILITY
Cask

Chestnut in colour, a comforting nutty beer for the dark nights.

Available in November & December

SPICECRACKER

5.1%
ABV

STYLE
Spiced Winter Ale

AVAILABILITY
Cask and Bottle

Ruby coloured, hopped with Willamette and lightly spiced with ginger, cinnamon and allspice. A beer to take the bite out of winter.

Available in December