Thursday 26th June Noon - Sat 28th June 2014
Welcome to The Hope's summer beer festival. The beer list covers most major styles of cask beer but with a summery focus on hoppy beer. With many single hopped ales it will be come apparent how much flavour variety comes from the different breeds of hop. As per usual in order to encourage you trying everything thirds are available as well as pints and halves. Don't forget to keep an eye on the ever changing range of beers on key keg and in the fridges.
Mallison's 'Citra' 3.8%
Low coloured malt creates the perfect base for the showcase of this single hop beer. Full of Citra, hints of grapefruit and pinapple. Bitter.
Mallison's 'Nelson Sauvin' 3.8%
The same base as above but showcasing the NZ hope Nelson Sauvin. Slightly less bitterness and more of a melon and grape fruit character.
Brodie's 'Shoreditch Sunshine' 3.9%
Another single hopped beer this time with the Australian hop Galaxy. Galaxy imparts a high level of dryness and hints of tropical fruit.
Windsor & Eton 'Maracana' 4%
A golden session ale brewed with Citra hops and the addition of Mango to emphasise the new world hop flavour.
Brewsters 'Hoppadoodledoo' 4.3%
A well hopped, traditional copper coloured bitter. A biscuit flavoured malt base with a dry finnish with subtle hints of grass and citrus.
FFF 'India Brown Ale' 4.6%
A dark brown bitter heavily hopped (for export) Lots of sweet nutty flavours balanced with piney resinous hops.
Arbor 'E-Bomb' 4.7%
A single hopped American pale ale featuring, in large quantities, El Dorado hops.
Blue Monkey '3 Wise Monkeys' 4.9%
A copper coloured ale brewed with US Simcoe and Chinook hops. Subtle hint of grapefruit on top of a traditional ESB like background.
Oakham 'Gangster' 4.9%
A burnt golden coloured American pale ale, toffee malts balanced with citrus flavoured hops.
Arbor 'Lucky 7' 5%
A complex amber coloured beer with lots of various malt flavours but balanced against a heavy amount of NZ dry hop.
Oakham 'Davey Jones' 5%
A copper coloured ale balancing lemon and orange hop flavours with toffee malts.
Marble 'English IPA' 5.5%
A traditional all English malt and hop brew showing what English hops can do in large quantities.
HopCraft 'Spanish Main' 5.7%
A dark black Jamaican stout brewed with muscavado sugars and peppercorns. A complex beer with hints of charcoal and liquorice.
Caveman 'Cavedweller Porter' 5.8%
A traditional strong porter, not too bitter with hints of chocolate, coffee and smoke.
KeyKegs In Bar
Siren 'Shattered Dreams' 9.8%
An imperial breakfast stout brewed with coffee, vanilla and cacao nibs. Strong and complex.
Brodie's 'Hoxton Special IPA' 6.6%
A Hope favourite! A strong and aggressively hopped new world IPA.
Burning Sky 'Saison L'Hiver' 4.2%
A Belgian farmhouse style ale with seasonal additions. Cold and fizzy, complex flavours yet refreshing.
Sutton Garden Cider 6.5% - Locally made and very nice!
All beers are available in thirds as well as pints and halves. Enjoy.