Our Range of Ales

Our range of ales contains a selection of ever-present, much-loved beers, also some seasonal and one-off ales too.  All beers are handcrafted at our microbrewery in Well (between Bedale & Masham in North Yorkshire). To help you discover your new favourite ale, we’ve added some descriptive words below – but we want you to choose your own, too… order a pint in a good pub near you soon!

Poverty Bay

4.2 % PALE ALE

Its 250 years since captain James cook discovered New Zealand when he landed in poverty bay

Taste – New Zealand hops bring their characteristic vibrant flavours to this zesty pale ale bursting with tropical taste

 

I.P.A.

4.4 % GOLDEN – INDIAN PALE ALE

Taste:A crisp golden IPA brewed with a perfect balance of zesty fruits, mild liquorice and black pepper undertones.

Available all year round.

Heartland

3.9 % MAHOGANY 

Taste: Dark copper coloured ale with a toffee, malted caramel smell and a rich smooth moreish flavour.

Available all year round.

 

Natural Gold

4.2 % GOLDEN

Taste:Sweet palate with great hoppy and smooth aftertaste.

Available all year round.

Amber Necker

3.8 % AMBER

Taste: A sparkling session beer brewed with both English and American Hops to give a smooth and creamy texture and a fantastic hoppy after-taste.

Available all year round.

Hair of the Dog

3.9 % DARK BLONDE

Taste: A bright sparkling blonde with a delicate roasted caramel flavour and a smooth sweet refreshing aftertaste.

Available all year round.

Our best seller!  A refreshing dark blonde ale.

Silver medal at the SIBA Cask Beer Competition 2016. Regional winner in the Standard Bitters and Pale Ales Category  

Misty Morning

A light blonde ale, perfect easy drinking for the month of January

3.7%    BLONDE

Taste: A vibrant blonde, earthy bitter hops followed by a subtle spicy orange aroma, with a refreshing aftertaste.

Seasonal Ale – Available January 2019 while stocks last!

Celtic Hill

The name Pennines is believed to come from the Celtic pennioroches meaning “hill”

4.0% PORTER

 Taste: Rich and flavoursome dark porter with a hint of coffee and chocolate, long complex finish with an earthy liquorice malty finish

Seasonal Ale – Available January and February 2019 while stocks last!

Shepherds Dream

A red ale at night is a shepherd’s dream!

4.3% RUBY ALE

Taste: Fruity aroma leading to a malty mouthfeel with a good hoppy finish.

Seasonal Ale – Available February 2019 while stocks last!

Sticky Toffee

3.9% GOLDEN

Taste: A pale golden beer with an undertone of caramel from the generous use of crystal malt.

Seasonal Ale – Available February and March 2019 while stocks last!

Mad March

3.8%    BLONDE

Taste: This ale has soft malt flavours and a delicate honey taste together with a herbal aroma.

Seasonal Ale – Available March 2019 while stocks last!

Millie George

Named after our 4 year old daughter, our blonde with attitude

4.0%   BLONDE

Taste:A refreshing ale with a mellow bitterness.  Brewed using English Marris Otter barley and flavoured with a fruity hop.  A real thirst quencher

Seasonal Ale – Available March and April 2019 while stocks last!

Hop and Glory

Traditional English Ale with English Hops

4.2% GOLDEN

Taste: Citrus aromas give way to a malty flavour and a bitter aftertaste with a hint of bitter orange.

Seasonal Ale – Available April 2019 while stocks last!

Trespass

Stephenson, founder of The Pennine Way was  motivated to campaign for dedicated walkways by a conversation he had with a gamekeeper on the summit of Whernside about him trespassing!

4.5%   PORTER

Taste: Rich chocolate and sweet molasses balanced by the clean bitterness of the hops! Roasted coffee and caramel nose.

Seasonal Ale – Available March and April 2019 while stocks last!

Rhubarb and Ginger

4.1% GOLDEN

Taste: A pale ale with a biscuit maltiness.  Granny’s rhubarb crumble in a glass!

Seasonal Ale – Available May 2019 while stocks last!

South 2 North

The Pennine Way’s official route is from South to North.

4.0% COPPER

Taste: Earthy/Peaty robust flavour with a hint of spice and subtle blackcurrant.

Seasonal Ale – Available May and June 2019 while stocks last!

Howzat

4.3% GOLDEN – INDIAN PALE ALE

Taste: A bright intense bitterness that mellows out to a dryer slightly fruity aftertaste.

Seasonal Ale – Available June 2019 while stocks last!

Summertime

3.6% PALE – ELDERFLOWER ALE

Taste: A pale beer with a refreshing elderflower flavour, lower in alcohol and perfect for sunny afternoons.

Seasonal Ale – Available June and July 2019 while stocks last!

Pale Ale

4.0% BLONDE

Taste: A straw coloured beer with subtle tones of citrus fruit.

Seasonal Ale – Available July 2019 while stocks last!

C 2 C

Wainwrights Coast to Coast crosses The Pennine Way at Keld

4.3%   IPA

 Taste: A light golden IPA lightly hopped with a dry but refreshing aftertaste.

Seasonal Ale – Available July and August 2019 while stocks last!

Sailors Hopped

An IPA taking its name from the great mariners Nelson and Columbus!

3.7% BLONDE – INDIAN PALE ALE

Taste: A pale beer highlighting the wonderful Sauvignon blanc qualities of the Nelson Sauvin hop contrasted with the refreshing bitterness of Columbus.

Seasonal Ale – Available August 2019 while stocks last!

Blackcurrant Porter

4.6% BLACKCURRANT PORTER

Taste: A Dark and rich with robust roast maltiness beautifully complimented with the flavours of blackcurrant.

Seasonal Ale – Available August and September 2019 while stocks last!

Dark and Light

3.5%  DARK

Taste:  A dark ale lightly hopped.Subtle fruit spice with a delicate hoppy aftertaste.

Seasonal Ale – Available September 2019 while stocks last!

A Good Try

Our Rugby Ale!

4.0%  AMBER

Taste:  Mellow bitterness followed by a smooth spicy after taste and a creamy head.

Seasonal Ale – Available September and October 2019 while stocks last!

Hocuz Pocuz

Our Halloween offering!

4.0 % DARK AMBER

  Taste: A subtle roasted bitterness and slightly spicy aroma followed by a hint of liquorice for a pleasant aftertaste.   Hopped with Fuggles and Columbus.

Seasonal Ale – Available October 2019 while stocks last!