OUR 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.

HOOKY 3.5% ABV

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

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

Available in 500ml bottles all year round.

Awards:

International Beer Challenge 2017 – Bronze
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

OLD HOOKY 4.6% ABV

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

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

Available in 500ml bottles all year round.

Awards:

World Beer Awards 2018 – United Kingdoms Best Bitter
Great British Beer Festival 2018 Championship Beer of Britain – Finalist
World Beer Awards 2017 – United Kingdom’s Best English Brown Ale
International Beer Challenge 2017 – Silver
International Brewing Awards 2015 – Silver
International Beer Challenge 2014 – Silver
Voted ‘Best beer in the world’ by The Independent 2010
International Beer Challenge 2009 – Gold

HOOKY GOLD 4.1% ABV

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

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

Available in 500ml bottles all year round.

Awards:
World Beer Awards 2018 United Kingdom Golden Ales – Silver
International Beer Challenge 2016 – Bronze
International Beer Challenge 2015 – Bronze
SIBA Midlands 2012 – Gold

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.

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

James Clarke talks about Hooky Mild