Stock beers

We have five staple brews that are usually available, known as stock beer.

AKA Pale

AKA Pale

1900s pale ale, mildly hopped. Fresh, fruity and very easy drinking.

Style: 
Pale
Strength: 
1039 og, ABV 3.7%
Awards: 

Joint winner Colchester Beer Festival 2012

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Colchester No.1

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A classic English best bitter, copper in colour. Whole leaf Boadicea hops for flavour and the definitive aroma of East Kent Goldings. Still the same recipe as our first ever brew.

Style: 
Copper
Hops: 
Whole leaf Boadicea & East Kent Goldings
Strength: 
1042 og, ABV 4.1%
Awards: 

Bronze Medal, Best Bitter category, Great British Beer Festival 2016 Best Bitter Bronze Medal - Chelmsford & Mid Essex CAMRA Champion Beers of East Anglia, 2018

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Jack Spitty

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Golden easy drinking summer ale. Full of hop flavour with delicate bitterness and light aroma.

Style: 
Golden
Strength: 
1041.5 og, ABV 4.0%
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Metropolis

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A superb golden session beer, with enormous depth of flavour and a long floral, spicy finish from U.S. Cascade hops.

Style: 
Golden
Hops: 
U.S. Cascade
Strength: 
1040.5 og, ABV 3.9%
Awards: 

Silver Medal - SIBA blind tasting 2012

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Sweeney Todd

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A full flavoured best bitter with a deep red hue. Roasted malt flavours and a subtle dry spiciness provided by crystal rye. Delicate hop flavours from late additions of U.S Willamette hops.

Style: 
Red
Strength: 
ABV 4.2%
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