Seasonal and special beers

These beers are available from time to time, but we don’t guarantee their availability.
Beers such as South Island Pale, Triple Chocoholic, Hazelnut Coffee Porter, Stateside IPA and new favourites such as Amarillo Gold,  are available regularly.

Beers such as Sovereign Harvest, Winter Ale, White Christmas are (you’ve guessed it!) seasonal.

Some beers we brew just because we fancy it!!

Availability:

We keep our list of available beers up to date, so check what is on with confidence!

Amarillo Gold

Amarillo Gold

A straw coloured bright wheat beer with a light biscuit base, a distinct orange bouquet and intense citrus flavour.

(4.4 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: Wc 8 September

American Nut Brown

American Nut Brown

A big brown brash beer with bags of bitterness from three American hops.

(4.7 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Bavarian Black

Bavarian Black

A German style black beer with smooth chocolate flavours and moderate bitterness and spicy hop flavours.

(4.9 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be announced

Bavarian Gold

Bavarian Gold

A German Helles style beer with golden malt base from Vienna malt and a mild spicy hop character from noble German hops.

(4.2 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be announced

Boathouse Best - NEW!

Boathouse Best – NEW!

Amber coloured malty ale, made with five blended malts and spicy Challenger and Bobek hops.

(4.3 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: wc 4 August.

BOCK

BOCK

Our first collaboration brew with our friends at Dark Star Brewing Co. A rich dark brown beer with a rich malt aroma and toasty caramel flavour. Balanced hop fruit with a hint of spicy bitterness. Available in cask and bottle.

(5.6 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: Sold out in cask. Available in bottle only.

 

Challenger Special

Challenger Special

A strong English Ale with complex toffee and roast flavours and good spicy bitterness of the Challenger hop.

(5.2 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Cherry Stout

Cherry Stout

A smooth stout brewed using roasted wheat and dark malts infused with delicate cherry flavours.

(4.7 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be announced

Cream Stout

Cream Stout

A silky smooth full bodied stout with balanced roast flavours and a hint of sweetness. Contains lactose.

(4 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be announced

Crystal Red

Crystal Red

English best bitter, deep red colour, with crystal malt providing rich toffee flavours balanced with the herby spiciness of Fuggle and Challenger hops.

(4.4 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Dark Matter

Dark Matter

A smooth, full bodied, chocolate coloured dark mild with rich roast malt flavours balanced with the herby spiciness of Fuggle hops.

(3.8 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Dockfield Porter

Dockfield Porter

NEW! Classic reddish black porter with roast malt aroma, chocolate and nut flavours and a spicy bitterness from Bramling Cross hops.

(5.0 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Empress IPA

Empress IPA

Traditional English pale ale with good malt base, strong bitterness and the marmalade citrus flavours of the Golding hop.

(5.0 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Hazelnut Coffee Porter

Hazelnut Coffee Porter

A smooth, dark red porter with German malts and hops. Additions of fresh ground coffee and roast hazelnut syrup give this speciality beer, depth and complexity.

(4.6 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Hop #256

Hop #256

A UK first tasting! Full flavoured pale ale, with strong citrus hop flavours from exciting new US hop #256.

(5% % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: wc 11 August

Hopfen IPA

Hopfen IPA

A pale gold IPA with spicy rye malt and a big blend of three spicy German hops.

(5.7% % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Juniper Rye

Juniper Rye

A deep apricot coloured ale with citrus aroma and the spicy, fruit flavour of whole juniper berries.  Balanced bitterness. Malted rye adds further spice complexity to the flavours.

(4.2% % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: 18 August

 

Kala Black IPA

Kala Black IPA

A black IPA with smooth roast malt character and big American hop presence.

(6.2 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: wc 21 July

Le IPA

Le IPA

Our second collaboration brew with Dark Star Brewing Co. is inspired by the arrival of the World’s greatest cycle race – Le Tour de France - to Yorkshire. As Le Grand Depart takes place in July, we’ll be toasting the cyclists with this apricot coloured IPA style beer with good body and strong malt presence.  A small addition of coriander adds a creamy and spicy depth to the malt base.   French grown Triskel and Brewers Gold hops provide balancing bitterness and a fruity flavour.
Available in cask, keg and bottle from both breweries from June onwards.

(5.6 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: 23 June

New World Red

New World Red

A deep red malty ale with firm bitterness and citrus notes from blended Australian, American and New Zealand hops.

(5.2 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: wc 4 August

Rye Pale Ale

Rye Pale Ale

A pale amber beer with a hint of spicy rye. A blend of US and New Zealand hops make for a zesty citrus flavour.

(4.4 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be announced

Smoked Porter

Smoked Porter

Our first collaboration brew with our friends at Northern Monk Brew Company. Dark red to black in colour. Smooth, satin mouthfeel with rich dark smoked flavours from German malts.  Low hop presence. Available in cask, keg and bottle. Officially launched at The Sparrow Bier Café on 10 April from 7.30pm.

(6 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: Sold out in cask. Only available in bottle.

South Island Pale

South Island Pale

A clean, pale beer, with cool crisp fruitiness from New Zealand hops, grown at Tasman Bay.

(3.5 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: 7 August

Sovereign Harvest

Sovereign Harvest

A pale gold ale. Fresh Yorkshire grown hops. Picked Tuesday and brewed Wednesday. Floral and herbal flavours.

(4.8% % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: Sold out until next harvest!

Stateside IPA

Stateside IPA

American style IPA with Cascade, Centennial and Amarillo hops providing strong bitterness.

(6.0 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Trio Pale

Trio Pale

We’ve just brewed this for the first time in a couple of years. A classic pale ale with three America Hops providing good bitterness with strong citrus flavours. Let us know what you think of it.

(4.4 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: wc 11 August

Triple Chocoholic

Triple Chocoholic

Chocolate malts, cocoa, chocolate essence combines to provide a strong chocolate bouquet and a rich chocolate flavour. Good hopping provides a balancing bitterness. Gold winner in Speciality Beer category at Great British Beer Festival 2014.

(4.8 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Tykes Gold

Tykes Gold

A golden ale with a biscuit malt base and citrus and spicy hop flavours from a blend of American and Slovenian hops.

(4.4 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

White Christmas

White Christmas

A pale refreshing beer made with pale rye and Vienna malts. Light hop flavours are enhanced with coriander seeds and orange peel added to the final boil.

(4.5 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: Sold out until next Christmas!

Winter Ale

Winter Ale

A traditional strong bitter with rich malty base and residual sweetness from a blend of malts and moderate balancing bitterness from Brambling Cross and Northdown hops.

(4.9 % ABV)

Available: Yes Yes No No

Date: To be decided

Permanently available beers

Range of our bottled beers