Permanent beers

We have five staple brews that are usually available, but please see the stock list.

AKA Pale

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

Style: 
Pale
Strength: 
ABV 3.7%
In stock: 
No

Colchester No.1

Colchester No. 1

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: 
ABV 4.1%
Awards: 

Silver in the Bitter Category, Champion Beer of East Anglia Awards 2020)
Best Bitter Bronze Medal - Chelmsford & Mid Essex CAMRA Champion Beers of East Anglia, 2018
Bronze Medal, Best Bitter category, Great British Beer Festival 2016

In stock: 
Yes

Metropolis

Metropolis

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: 
ABV 3.9%
Awards: 

Silver Medal - SIBA blind tasting 2012

In stock: 
Yes

Sweeney Todd

Sweeney Todd Pumpclip

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
Hops: 
Willamette
Strength: 
ABV 4.2%
In stock: 
No