Abbeydale Brewery Ltd.

Sheffield, South Yorkshire


~ 40 ~
Name: Absolution
Percentage: 5.3%
Units: 3.0 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Mid-straw coloured beer with aromas of tropical fruit, particularly mangoes. The beer is sweet all the way through, balanced by bitterness at the finish. Flavours are fruity with toffee-apples and bananas. A clean tasting beer, sweetish but not cloying. Very drinkable.
Name: Advent
Percentage: 4.6%
Units: 2.6 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Pale and hoppy with a refreshing bitter finish.
Name: Archangel
Percentage: 4.7%
Units: 2.7 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A single-malt, MOPA and Bramling Cross hops. A lovely clean-tasting top-fermented beer with simple yet distinctive flavour reminiscent of a fine Belgian beer. Pastoral apple-peel, grassy.
Name: Beealez’bub
Percentage: 6.0%
Units: 3.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Another strong beer from the masters of Sheffield brewing.
Name: Belfry
Percentage: 5.0%
Units: 2.8 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A hoppy pale ale. Well rounded with a distinctive bitter finish.
Name: BigAmy
Percentage: 4.0%
Units: 2.3 per 568ml (Pint)
Name: Black Mass
Percentage: 6.6%
Units: 3.7 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Very dark ruby ale with a rich creamy head. Aromas of dark chocolate, coffee and burnt toast. Full bodied and warming with strong flavours of bitter chocolate, fruitcake, raisins and hints of cherries. A lingering bitter finish.
Name: Brimstone
Percentage: 3.9%
Units: 2.2 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Russet brown beer made with Amarillo hops. It has aromas of malt loaf, marmalade and apricots with some burnt toast coming through from the dark malt. The flavours are of coffee, toffee and liquorice with underlying spices, especially cloves. There is bitterness throughout, growing during the long finish. Abbeydale’s refreshing take on a classic English bitter.
Name: Chocolate Stout
Percentage: 4.7%
Units: 2.7 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: It’s a stout, and it’s chocolatey!
Name: Daily Bread
Percentage: 3.8%
Units: 2.2 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Wholemeal bread crusts and malty flavours in the light body with sufficient hop in the finish to provide balancing bitterness and additional earthy flavours.
Name: Dark Angel
Percentage: 4.7%
Units: 2.7 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A smouldering melange of dark-noted flavours sitting like hot embers in a chalice, brooding like a sleeping serpent dreaming of wrapping you in its warm, honey smooth coils. A combination of MOPA and dark malts gives the rich flavour to a brew which is in other respects so like Archangel.
Name: Deception
Percentage: 4.1%
Units: 2.3 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Again no reliable tasting notes so we’ll do our own once we get a taste.
Name: Demon Drink
Percentage: 4.2%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Brilliant mock medieval ‘warning label’ pump clip.
This is a pale, biscuity and fruity beer.
Name: Devotion
Percentage: 4.4%
Units: 2.5 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Made with new season Green Bullet hops. A pale beer made with Green Bullet hops from New Zealand giving floral aromas and distinctive lychee flavours. Lingering bitter finish. Very refreshing with crisp and rounded bitterness. A classic Abbeydale pale ale.
Name: Drop Hammer
Percentage: 4.3%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Maris Otter Pale Ale and Pale Chocolate malt. Lightly hopped with Fuggles and other English hops giving a malty flavour, dominated by the roasted malts with a well-balanced bitterness and delicate hopping adding character.
Name: Epiphany
Percentage: 5.2%
Units: 3.0 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Couldn’t find any tasting notes so we’ll see what it’s like when it comes on.
Name: Evil
Percentage: 4.6%
Units: 2.6 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A special for July 2006. Old gold coloured.
Name: Fruition
Percentage: 5.0%
Units: 2.8 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: The recipe includes English hops and the addition of dried fruit in the boil.
Name: Helles Belles
Percentage: 5.8%
Units: 3.3 per 568ml (Pint)
Name: Illumination
Percentage: 4.8%
Units: 2.7 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Pale and hoppy, a characteristic Abbeydale beer.
Name: Invocation
Percentage: 4.2%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A very pale ale.
Name: Last Rites
Percentage: 11.0%
Units: 6.2 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Superbly strong and full-bodied ale which is very pale for its strength. It has aromas full of toffee and caramel. The flavour is smooth and sweet with warming alcohol and lots of toffee, candied peel and dried citrus fruits. The beer is quite vinous and has lots of depth and lingering flavours. Dangerously more-ish and some people have drunk far more than was good for them.
Name: Matins
Percentage: 3.6%
Units: 2.0 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Very pale straw-coloured beer with lovely herby aromas. The flavour is pleasant and grassy with hints of green peppers and a moderate bitterness. It has lots of body for its gravity and is crisp, fresh and clean tasting; an excellent session beer.
Name: Moonshine
Percentage: 4.3%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A beautifully balanced pale straw-coloured premium bitter with a distinctive floral aroma, leading to a predominantly citrus taste, with grapefruit and lemons to the fore, and a quenching bitter finish.
Name: Mother’s Ruin
Percentage: 5.0%
Units: 2.8 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A dark stout of course. Roasty flavours from the dark malts balanced by floral and fruity flavours from the hops. This is a gorgeous easy drinking stout.
Name: PArson
Percentage: 4.4%
Units: 2.5 per 568ml (Pint)
Name: Piracy
Percentage: 4.5%
Units: 2.6 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Dark with flavours of toast and coffee from the dark malts and fruits from the hops. Long dry bitter finish.
Name: Prophecy
Percentage: 4.5%
Units: 2.6 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A very pale beer with great body.
Name: Redemption
Percentage: 5.0%
Units: 2.8 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Ruby red in colour. A winter warmer brewed with root ginger for extra spice.
Name: Resolution
Percentage: 4.2%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A strong hoppy nose, floral and slightly spicy, loads of citrus fruits and a hint of malt.
Name: Resurrection
Percentage: 4.6%
Units: 2.6 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Resurrection is an easy drinking dark golden-brown ale. Floral aromas with flavours of fruit and spices with distinct hints of bitter orange and chocolate. Moderate bitterness to finish.
Name: Riot
Percentage: 4.4%
Units: 2.5 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A pale straw-coloured beer with spicy hop flavours and a notably citrus bitter orange flavour complemented by a lingering bitter finish. Very refreshing. and easy drinking.
We thought the pumpclip would be very appropriate for Bonfire Night!
Name: Salvation
Percentage: 4.3%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Pours a clear pale yellow color with a white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy aroma with some hints of citrus. Fruity citrus hoppy aroma. Long fruity finish with lots of citrus in the aftertaste.
Name: Sanctuary
Percentage: 4.2%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A pale and refreshing beer made with Glacier hops.
Name: Smoked Porter
Percentage: 4.8%
Units: 2.7 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Rich, dark smoked porter made with beech-smoked malts and spicy hops. Smoky flavours balanced by hop fruits and a pleasantly sweet finish.
Name: Temptation
Percentage: 4.5%
Units: 2.6 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A premium bitter.
Name: Vesper’s
Name: White Christmas
Percentage: 5.2%
Units: 3.0 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Pale with citrus and vanilla flavours.
Name: White Lady
Percentage: 4.7%
Units: 2.7 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Fruit and hop aromas. Clear golden coloured and hoppy with a crisp and slightly bitter dry finish.
Name: Winter
Percentage: 5.2%
Units: 3.0 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Cold, snowy and dark. Great beer though very warming