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AWARD-WINNING CORE BEERS

We are proud to present our range of core beers, available year round for you to enjoy.
In addition we brew a new, limited edition, seasonal ale each month to give you variety throughout the year. View our 2017 Seasonal Range.

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Hooky 3.5% ABV

A subtly balanced, golden bitter, hoppy to the nose, malty on the palate - the classic session beer, eminently drinkable.

Richard Hughes Talks about Hooky

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See: Auburn, light amber
Smell: Hoppy, soft fruit
Taste: Malty, fresh, bittersweet

Available in 500ml bottles all year round.

Awards

International Beer Challenge 2016 - Bronze
International Beer Challenge 2015 - Bronze
International Brewing Awards 2015 - Gold
World Beer Awards 2015 - Bronze Medal
International Beer Challenge 2011 - Silver
BIIA 2011 - Gold
World Beer Awards 2010 - Best Bitter in Europe

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Old Hooky 4.6% ABV

A beautifully balanced beer, fruity by nature, with a well-rounded body and the suggestive echo of Crystal Malt.

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See: Tawny, red
Smell: Malty, fruity
Taste: Fruity, sweet, moreish

Available in 500ml bottles all year round.

Awards

International Beer Challenge 2009 - Gold
International Beer Challenge 2014 - Silver
International Brewing Awards 2015 - Silver -
Voted 'Best beer in the world' by The Independent 2010

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Hooky Gold 4.1% ABV

A very pale, crisp beer, with a hoppy character. A fruity aroma and a pleasant, light taste.

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See: Pale, golden
Smell: Citrus, fruit, delicate spice
Taste: Fruity, zesty

Available in 500ml bottles all year round.

Awards:
International Beer Challenge 2016 - Bronze
International Beer Challenge 2015 - Bronze
SIBA Midlands 2012 - Gold

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Hooky Mild 2.8% ABV

A dark chestnut coloured ale, full of roast malt flavours, and complemented with superb dry-hop aromas from English Goldings.

James Clarke Talks about Hooky Mild

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See: Dark, ruby
Smell: Roasted barley
Taste: Soft, dark, fruity

Available in 500ml bottles all year round.

Awards

World Beer Awards 2015 - United Kingdom - Mild Ale - Gold Medal
International Beer Challenge 2015 - Bronze Medal

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