'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 is a crisp, lighter ale with a subtle bitterness and a fruity perfumed aroma. It's an excellent session beer.
|SMELL||Grassy, lemon, delicate|
|TASTE||Sweet lemon, biscuit, crisp finish|
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.
|TASTE||Toffee, yellow fruits, dry biscuit finish|
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.
|SMELL||Red berries, floral|
|TASTE||Apricot, biscuit, dry finish|
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.
It's a darker, warm, smooth bitter. Red-tinged in colour, it's relatively well hopped and sweeter than Foundation.
|SMELL||Caramel, red fruits, spicy|
|TASTE||Red fruits, malted biscuit, smooth full finish|
Quadrant Oatmeal Stout is an elegantly smooth stout with a silky mouthfeel, rich dark fruit flavour and hints of coffee.
|SMELL||Coffee, dark fruits|
|TASTE||Dark chocolate, black fruit, coffee finish|
Orchid is a dark mild, lightly spiced with vanilla.
|TASTE||Hints of vanilla|