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ARTBF19 Real Ale Tasting Notes

| 22nd April 2019
Beer TapBrewery & Tasting Notes
1Beeston Brewery – Lighting 4.2%STYLE – Pale Ale/IPA
Refreshingly hoppy deep golden ale, well balanced
Beeston Brewery – Stirling 4.5%All year round BitterRich malty and fruity red bitter with toffee notes, roasty on the palate with a hint of chocolate
3Blimey Brewery – Son of Paleface APA 4.0%STYLE: Pale Ale/IPAA hoppy American Pale Ale, made with Mosaic and Citra hops. Aroma of lemon zest, citrus and passion fruit with a moderately bitter finish
4Blimey Brewery – Amity Island NEIPA 5.2%A New England style IPAMade with Mosaic, Citra and Simcoe hops.
Hazy, with aromas of tropical fruit, melon, passion fruit and pine with a moderately bitter finish
Fat Cat Brewery – Honey & 4.3%STYLE: Fruit/Speciality
A sweetish, full-flavoured ale with a hoppy bite
Fat Cat Brewery – Totally Tropical 5.0%STYLE: Fruit/Speciality
Pale ale infused with green tea, mango, passionfruit and guava, ultra-fruity.
7Grain – S.M.A.S.H 4.0%STYLE: Bitter/Best BitterGolden Promise + Motueka 4% – Smooth maltiness from the single malt Golden Promise and light citrus and floral notes from the single hop Motueka.
Grain – Redwood 4.3%STYLE: Bitter/Best BitterA rich red premium bitter with a zesty lingering hop character, roasted malts with sherbert grapefruit hoppiness.
Humpty Dumpty – Swallowtail 4.0%STYLE: Bitter/Best Bitter
A refreshing, pale-amber, thirst-quenching ale, with a lively hop finish.
10Humpty Dumpty – Jubliee Mild 4.5%STYLE: Mild
A dark strong easy drinking Mild!!
Lacons – Legacy 4.4%
STYLE: Golden/Blonde Ale
Blonde ale with a refreshing citrus aroma and lemon and lime flavours ending with a lengthy mellowing bitter finish.
Lacons – Affinity 4.8%STYLE: Bitter/Best Bitter
Full-bodied chestnut ale with passion fruit and lychee tartness followed by a balance of fruit and malt on the finish.
13Norfolk Brewhouse – Up Up Up Premiership Ale 4.2%STYLE: Speciality Beer 
The beer is burnt orange in colour. A sweet session beer with delicate hoppy aroma. German hops, German Munich barley malted in Norfolk, Finnish Rye, Scottish Oats, Bosnian Raspberries, Northern Irish Soda bread, Swiss chocolate, Cuban pears and a Dutch Stroop waffle! To cover all nationalities of our team!!!
14Norfolk Brewhouse – Ostara Spring Ale 4.2%STYLE: Golden AleA light golden ale – light with a soft bitterness and a lemon and orange citrus finish.
15Norfolk Brewhouse – French Collaboration – AMITIE IPA 5.0%STYLE: Golden/Blonde Ale
Fruity golden IPA made with French and UK hops with malt character and sweetness plus plenty of hop flavours.
Opa Hay – Land of Hop and Glory 4.3%STYLE: Bitter
Traditional English Bitter, Straw in colour with three different hops.
Opa Hay – Amber BACKSTOP CLX 5.5%STYLE: Wheat Bear
Belgian Style Wheat beer using yeast T58, which gives a slightly spicy aroma 

Panther – Summerdaze 3.9%STYLE: Pale Ale/IPA
A hoppy extra pale ale using European and New World hop varieties, to create a very fruity and refreshing beer

Panther – American Pale Ale 4.4%STYLE: Pale Ale/IPA
American pale ale with Centennial, Chinook and Equinox hops
Redwell Brewery – Steam Lager 4.6%STYLE: Fruit/Speciality
California Common-style beer, fermented with lager yeast at ale fermentation temperature, amber in colour and easy drinking.
Redwell Brewery – Extra Pale Ale 4.6%STYLE: Pale Ale/IPA
A pale straw-coloured very hoppy ale, with hints of tropical fruits on the bitter finish.
S & P Brewery – First Light 4.1%STYLE: Golden/Blonde Ale
A light golden beer, hopped with Cascade for a citrus aroma and a deep hoppy flavour, complemented by a lingering bitter finish.
S & P Brewery – darkest Hour 4.4%STYLE: Porter/Stout
Dark Irish stout made with roasted barley with a coffee aroma, Northern Brewer and Bullion hopped
St Andrews Brewhouse – Grocers Ghost 4.2% 
Made with 100% Norfolk Pale Malt for a full body. Hoppy pale ale combining British, European and American hops to give a floral citrusy aroma with hints of grapefruit and spice.
St Andrews Brewhouse – Corkcutters IPA 4.3%
Pale ale with a fresh herbal aroma and a lingering citrusy bitterness. Light straw in colour, this session IPA has a long bitter finish 
Tipples Brewery – Malten Copper  4.4%STYLE: Copper coloured Bitter The Six malts in this beer give a variety of flavours and rich colours. A smooth finish is complimented by full fruit and berry hop flavours.
Tipples Brewery – Moonrocket Pale Ale 5.0%STYLE: Pale AleA generously hopped pale ale with a very crisp feel and mouth-watering citrus dry finish. Works well with spicy food.
WildCraft – Wild Eye 3.8%STYLE: Pale Ale/IPAHeavily-hopped pale ale made with Centennial, Cascade and Crystal hops, providing bitterness topped off with citrus and spicy aromas. 
WildCraft – Wild Tower 4.5%
STYLE: Fruit/Speciality
Golden ale, made complex by foraged yarrow flowers which give a floral edge with notes of banana, ginger, citrus and pine.
Wildcraft – Wild Norfolk 4.2%
Dry-hopped IPA, gluten free
31Winters – Tranquility 4.2% STYLE: Best Bitter
Robust but balanced, amber Best Bitter. Fruity, orange and spicy flavours on the palette with a light hop aroma.
32Winters – Peach Tea Pale 4.0%STYLE: Pale Ale/IPA
Crisp pale ale infused with peach tea. Sweet and Fruity with a dry finish.

Woodfordes – Volt IPA 4.5%STYLE: Pale Ale/IPA
A beer with some serious voltage. This IPA is crafted to spark your taste buds. The best American hops are all piled into this beer. Tropical, citrus floral and pin can all be found in one of our most aromatic brews. Shock the system!
34Woodfordes – West Coast Wherry 3.8%STYLE: Bitter/Best Bitter
Fresh, zesty session bitter, amber in colour, with floral notes, made with US West Coast hops.It’s a sunshine session ale bringing new tastes to savour those golden summer or winter months.
35Yetman – ORANGE 4.2%STYLE: Bitter/Best BitterA dry, full flavoured and hoppy beer, using Fuggles and Goldings hops, with a small amount of crystal malt forcolour and flavour.Voted First Place – Best Bitter Norwich Beer Festival 2018.
Yetman – Green 4.8%STYLE: Old/StrongStrong, with a fruity sweetness and dark colour. Nice falling over beer. Goldings hops for the base and Northern Brewer for the aroma, which also give this a pleasing edge.Bronze Medal winer Norfolk Camra Bottled Beer Competition 2015 for Strong Beer.

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