Seasonal Ales

Celtic Hill

New for 2018.  Part of The Pennine Project.

Available in janaury and February 2018

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


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

Route E2

New for 2018.  Part of The Pennine Project.

Available in March and April 2018

The route forms part of a European long distance path called the E2.

4.2%   AMBER

 Taste: A smooth textured amber ale deliciously malty with a subtle hint of pine and liquorice

C 2 C

Available May and June 2018

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.


South 2 North

Available July and August 2018

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


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


Available September and October 2018

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.


Available November and December 2018

Our Northland………..The Pennines


 Taste: Burnt coffee and chocolate followed by a big citrus punch.



Misty Morning

Available in January 2018.

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

3.7%    BLONDE

 Look: Blonde

 Taste: A sparkling refreshing blonde.  A bitter earthy hop followed by a subtle spicy orange aroma and aftertaste 

Ruby Rose

Available February 2018.

A Rich Dark Ruby Red Ale flavoured with fruit

4.1%   RUBY ALE

 Look: Rich Dark Red.  A full body with a creamy head

 Taste: Smooth caramel malty backbone followed by a light but distinctive strawberry flavour that lingers on the palate.

Mad March

Available in March 2018

Excitable and unpredictable!

3.8%    BLONDE

Look: A Blonde Ale

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

Millie George

Available for Spring and Summer 2018.

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



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


Available in May 2018.

Happiness in a glass!  Our hoppy creation.  The head brewer has mindfully designed this beer to showcase the hops as the keynote ingredient.

ABV 4.2%

Look Golden Ale.

Taste A mellow spicy bitterness plus a subtle honey overtone with a delicious hint of orangey citrus in the aftertaste.

Roaring Ale

Available June 2018

Our ale for the world cup!  Come on England!!


 Look: A Blonde Ale

Taste: A sparkling refreshing blonde with a tropical fruit palette and a dry slightly sweet aftertaste


Available in July 2018.

This has been specifically brewed to celebrate the Wimbledon Tennis Championships which will take place Monday 2nd – Sunday 15th July 2018.

4.0%   PALE

 Look: Light pale ale

 Taste: An all English pale ale.  Brewed using the finest barley enhanced with the best English hops, giving this sparking pale ale a slightly dry but refreshing taste.


Brewed with Passion

Available in August 2018.

Our head brewer has specially brewed this fruit creation.  Perfect drinking on a sunny day!


 Look: A Blonde Ale

 Taste:  A blonde ale using First Gold to give a light orange spicy flavour, which is enhanced by including a hint of passion fruit to produce this seasonal beer.

Ale Storm

Available in September 2018.

Named after our resident Brewery Black Lab “Hail”. Hail is a real character; unique and individual like our craft ales! We wanted to name a seasonal ale after him as he is a big part of the team!


Look: Blonde Ale

 Taste: A blonde beer using the highly robust Maris Otter Barley as a base.  Hopped to produce a good earth platform which has a subtly sweeter honey taste than a bitter with a hint of pepper and spice. Coupled with a slight pine/floral aroma to create a perfect ‘Ale’ Storm.

Hocuz Pocuz

Available in October 2018

Our Halloween offering!


 Look: Dark reddish colour

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



Rocket Fuel

Available in November 2018.

Back by popular demand our appropriately named golden ale and brewed for Bonfire night.

4.3 % GOLDEN

Look: Light and golden in colour

Taste: Mellow Bitterness followed by a lime and pine-nut aftertaste.

Jingle Bell Rock

Available in December 2018.

Our lighter ale specifically brewed to celebrate Christmas.  The tradition of brewing special ales for winter predates Christmas itself.  For centuries, European monasteries celebrated Christmas with Prima Melior—the special reserve, which literally translates “the best.”

4.2 %  GOLDEN

Look: Gold in colour.

Taste: Light and refreshing.  Spicy blackcurrant bitterness with a mild sweet aftertaste that lingers on the palate.

2019 Happy New Year

Available in December 2019.

Our celebration ale, Specially crafted to see in The New Year

4.0 % GOLDEN  

Look: Golden

Taste: Hopped using a blend of Goldings and Columbus which gives this light easy drinking golden bitter with a refreshing spicy orange burst of flavour.