The Beers

BEER LIST 2016 – stay tuned for the 2017 beers list

JORVIK BLOND

Rudgate Brewery 3.8% Pale Ale.  Balanced hoppy bitterness with crispy fruity finish.

CASK IN GLORY

Rudgate Brewery 4.0% Pale Ale.  Ultra-pale, light bitter, orange, zesty.  Hops used: Magnum, Admiral, Amarillo, Crystal, Chinook.

SPECTRALE

Rudgate Brewery 4.0% Pale Ale. Pale, hoppy, zesty, fresh. Hops used: Crystal, Amarillo, Citra, Kazbek.

YORK CHOCOLATE STOUT

Rudgate Brewery 5.0% Stout. A deep rich and satisfying premium stout with complex balanced flavours and a warm subtle chocolate finish.

RUDGATE RUBY MILD

Rudgate Brewery 4.4% Dark Mild.  Multi award winning, nutty, deeply rich and satisfying.  CLASSIC PALE ALE Timothy Taylor’s 4.3% Pale Ale Landlord has won more awards nationally than any other beer.  Nationally renowned this full drinking ale has a complex and happy aroma.

GOLDEN BEST ALE

Timothy Taylor’s 3.5% Light Mild.  Last of the true Pennine light milds with an amber colour making it a refreshing session ale. The smooth and creamy flavour makes it a popular choice in destination food pubs across the country.

BOLTMAKER

Timothy Taylor’s 4.0% Bitter.  A well-balanced genuine Yorkshire Bitter with a full measure of maltiness and hoppy aroma.  The current CAMRA Supreme Champion Beer of Britain after being given the accolade at the GB Beer Festival 2014.

COLLINGHAM BLOND

Collingham Brewery 3.8% Pale Ale.  Delicate and easy drinking ale with a refreshing citrus kick.

COLLINGHAM ARTISAN’S CHOICE

Collingham Brewery 4.0% Golden Ale.  Brewed with Meris Otter and Vienna malted barley, with Citra and Motueka hops to give a smooth drinking ale with a pronounced fruity, citrus hop character.

BEST OF BRITISH

Osset Brewery 4.5% Golden Ale.  Brewed from British Maris Otter and wheat malts. Robust, full-bodied and with a slight honey sweetness on the palate. Moderately hopped for bitterness, but with large quantities of British grown Admiral and First Gold varieties to give a floral and fruity aroma with hints of mandarin and spice.

VICTORIA

Osset Brewery 4.0% Red Hop Ale. Brewed from a blend of five different malts to give a full-bodied malty bitter which is ruby red in colour. Fairly bitter and with large quantities of Australian Galaxy hops added right at the end of the boil to give a very distinctive tropical fruit aromas of peach, mango and passion fruit.

WHITE RAT

Rat Brewery 4.0% Pale Ale.  A very pale, hoppy ale made from low colour Maris Otter malt. A combination of 3 high alpha American kops produce an intensely aromatic and resinous finish. Winner of many Beer of the Festival Awards.

CHINOOK IPA

Buttercombe Brewery 4.2% Pale Ale.  A perfect combination of the greatest British malt and the classic US Chinook hop. This American pale ale is a blend of hop spicy sherbet-lemon citrus and warm malt.

GOLDEN BITTER

Buttercombe Brewery 4.4% Bitter.  A refreshing golden bitter with character… not to mention citrus hops and fruit. Made with 100% Maris Otter malt and brewed using a single variety hop… English Fuggles. A malty fresh vitality gives way to a full bitter sweet finish… pure gold.

GET PITHEAD

Yorkshire Heart Brewery 4.2% Pale Ale.  YH’s fantastic summery citrus orange flavoured golden ale, and a refreshing beer on a hot summer’s day.

SILVERHEART IPA

Yorkshire Heart Brewery 4.0% Pale Ale.  A superb IPA with a well balance malty sweetness and crisp hop finish.

JRT BEST BITTER

Yorkshire Heart Brewery 4.2% Bitter.  A well balanced golden best bitter with initial malty taste and a fruity hop finish.

BLIND JACK

Roosters Brewery 3.7% Amber Ale.  Named after Knaresborough’s most famous historical character. Brewed with the addition of rye malt and a blend of American hops to create a quaffable beer with citrus fruit aromas and as light spicy finish.

YPA®

Roosters Brewery 4.1% Pale Ale.  A two-time gold medal winner at the prestigious World Beer Cup, YPA (Yorkshire Pale Ale) is a pale, aromatic, summer ale that offers up delicate peachy and berry fruit flavours.

LAGER

JORVIK PREMIUM BLOND 4.6%

Premium continental larger style beer.  Brewed with top fermenting yeast whilst using larger malts and European hops to give a flaxen blonde colour with balanced hoppy bitterness and a crispy fruity bite.

CIDER

CHERRY SCRUMPY

Hairy Ferret 4.0% Med/Sweet.  Traditional scrumpy cider blended with cherry juice giving a medium sweet, very moreish cider with a distinct taste of maraschino cherries.

APRICOT SCRUMPY

Hairy Ferret 4.0% Med/Sweet.  Medium sweet scrumpy which oozes the lingering flavour of soft ripe fruit.

HAIRY FERRET

Hairy Ferret 6.0% Medium.  Clear, scrumpy style medium cider is made from a blend of apple varieties giving it a well-rounded taste.

BEE STING PERRY

Lilleys 7.5% Sweet Perry.  Sweet but incredibly refreshing with a glorious fresh tasting pear flavour and a wonderful pear aroma.