Bollington Brewing Co.

Bollington, Cheshire


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Name: Bollington Best
Percentage: 4.2%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Champion Beer of Cheshire 2009
Formerly First Brew this is a our first ale and still the most popular. A delightfully hoppy bitter. Clean & crisp with a light golden colour and a refreshing bitter aftertaste.
This IS the best pint in Bollington!!
Name: Bollington Nights
Percentage: 3.9%
Units: 2.2 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Won the Mild category at the Sheffield Steel City beer festival 2009 and also took Bronze in the overall competition.
A very dark beer, but not too heavy, just what we like at the Vale. This is a smooth traditional dark ale with a light flavour and aroma, but a definite bitterness.
Name: Chilli Brew
Percentage: 4.0%
Units: 2.3 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: No flavourings or syrups are used in this beer, just hot chillies.
Although the beer has a warming after taste it has an initial mild taste and that also makes it a good drinking beer, as well as the chilli it also has a slight background hoppiness.
Name: Dinner Ale
Percentage: 4.3%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Deep copper coloured beer with a fresh slightly fruity nose, a traditional style bitter with a dry hoppy finish.
The name comes from a beer formerly brewed by Heaver Brothers the last brewery before us 80 years ago in Bollington.
Name: First Brew
Percentage: 4.2%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Now called Bollington Best.
Name: Fright Nights
Percentage: 4.0%
Units: 2.3 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A spooky brew. Well actually its a very deep red with a combination of hops to create an interesting flavour, not tto sweet. For a 4% beer it’s full of body and had good lingering after taste.
Name: Ginger Brew
Percentage: 4.0%
Units: 2.3 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Our first attempt at something different.
A classic ginger bitter, dark golden hoppy bitter flavour, a smooth taste with fresh root ginger added at the end.
Name: Gristone Ale
Percentage: 3.8%
Units: 2.2 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A great sandy coloured walking bitter
Name: Happy Valley
Percentage: 4.0%
Units: 2.3 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A creamy golden fresh session bitter with a clean after taste and good body.
Happy Valley is the name Bollington is known by its residents.
Name: Long Hop
Percentage: 3.9%
Units: 2.2 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Our cricket theme bitter is still one of our most popular. Pale, hoppy and sweet
Name: Oat Mill Stout
Percentage: 5.0%
Units: 2.8 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Second in the Champion Beer of Cheshire 2009.
An Oatmeal Stout with a twist. A hoppy bitter taste keeps the sweetness in check and allows for a great dark beer.
Bollington is know for it’s Mills and Oat Mill Stout has a great ring to it!
Name: Ruby Nights
Percentage: 4.0%
Units: 2.3 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: A tawny coloured session bitter with a hint of fruit and a lightly roasted gentle malt finish. Good bitterness.
Not that dark but ruby!!
Name: Rum Night
Percentage: 4.0%
Units: 2.3 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Rum infused delight, it’s like Christmas Pudding but without the brandy sauce and cold!!
Name: Wheat Nancy
Percentage: 4.3%
Units: 2.4 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Golden, crisp bitter with a good balance of wheat to give some body and extra flavour.
Wheat based beer - lovely!
Name: White Nancy
Percentage: 3.6%
Units: 2.0 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Won the ‘Best Bitter’ category at the Sheffield Steel City beer festival 2009 and also took Silver in the overall competition.Very pale light bitter with a good hoppiness and light body.
White Nancy is the famous folly on top of the Kerridge Ridge which overlooks Bollington.
Name: Winter Reserve
Percentage: 4.6%
Units: 2.6 per 568ml (Pint)
Description: Golden Brown colour with winter fruits, a very warming smooth bitter and easy drinking despite its strength.