'Would I were in an ale house in London! I would give all my fame for a pot of ale...'

Shakespeare, Henry V

A closer look at ELB beers...

Pale Ale

Pale Ale is a crisp, lighter ale with a subtle bitterness and a fruity perfumed aroma. It's an excellent session beer.

STRENGTH 4.0% ABV
SIGHT Pale gold
SMELL Grassy, lemon, delicate
TASTE Sweet lemon, biscuit, crisp finish
BITTERNESS
SWEETNESS

Foundation Bitter

Foundation is an amber best bitter, with a good balance of maltiness and a refreshingly crisp bitter finish. Flavoured with a blend of English and New Zealand hops.

STRENGTH 4.2% ABV
SIGHT Pale amber
SMELL Marmalade, toffee
TASTE Toffee, yellow fruits, dry biscuit finish
BITTERNESS
SWEETNESS

Jamboree

A golden beer using English hops throughout, in particular Bramling Cross, Jamboree has a blend of lager, pale and wheat malt, giving a smooth but refreshing mouthfeel.

STRENGTH 4.8% ABV
SIGHT Golden
SMELL Red berries, floral
TASTE Apricot, biscuit, dry finish
BITTERNESS
SWEETNESS

Cowcatcher

Named after the grille at the front of the old US steam trains, is an American Pale Ale, generously hopped and full bodied. Refreshing and a great summer beer.

STRENGTH 4.8% ABV
SIGHT Sunlight
SMELL Floral, hoppy
TASTE Citrusy, refreshing
BITTERNESS
SWEETNESS

Nightwatchman

It's a darker, warm, smooth bitter. Red-tinged in colour, it's relatively well hopped and sweeter than Foundation.

STRENGTH 4.5% ABV
SIGHT Rich chestnut
SMELL Caramel, red fruits, spicy
TASTE Red fruits, malted biscuit, smooth full finish
BITTERNESS
SWEETNESS

Quadrant

Quadrant Oatmeal Stout is an elegantly smooth stout with a silky mouthfeel, rich dark fruit flavour and hints of coffee.

STRENGTH 5.8% ABV
SIGHT Dark chocolate
SMELL Coffee, dark fruits
TASTE Dark chocolate, black fruit, coffee finish
BITTERNESS
SWEETNESS

Orchid

Orchid is a dark mild, lightly spiced with vanilla.

STRENGTH 3.6% ABV
SIGHT Mahogany
SMELL Vanilla tones
TASTE Hints of vanilla
BITTERNESS
SWEETNESS