Hawkshead Brewery

6.0% abv

These bottles were given to me by one of the nicest people in brewing Matt Clarke the Head Brewer at Hawkshead Brewery. They’ve had a storied life, travelling to Manchester, getting on the wrong bus, walking through a dubious housing estate in the rain (it always rains in Manchester), back […click the heading to read more]

Brodie’s Prime Reserve 2011

Hawkshead Brewery


8.5% ABV

Reviewed by David Bishop aka @broadfordbrewer

Introducing our guest reviewer Dave Bishop. Dave is a keen homebrewer (when his future assistant brewers will allow, Dave is the father of 3 young children). He is most well known to most of you for his twitter based musing (@broadfordbrewer)…to say […click the heading to read more]

Brodie’s Prime

Hawkshead Brewery

Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned for Sega

4.9% ABV

Reviewed by RD

Appearance: In the glass this appeared the darkest ruby red verging on black, two fingers of creamy tan coloured head resided on top for a while.

Aroma: A nose of roasted malt that exhibited […click the heading to read more]

Lakeland Gold

Hawkshead Brewery

Is the sun shining? I advise you drink one of these.

4.4% ABV

Reviewed by RD

Appearence: From a bottle this poured a brilliantly vibrant orangey gold that was alive with lots of active carbonation. It was crowned with a frothy white head, a very appetizing sight

Aroma: On the nose […click the heading to read more]