1872 Porter - cask Beer

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Style: Deep Ruby

Taste: Supreme Champion Beer

Availability: Available

ABV: 6.5%

A beer which really needs no introduction. Arguably the most decorated beer in recent British brewing history. A rich, complex, dark ruby porter from an 1872 recipe. It has an old port nose, coffee and bitter chocolate flavours from four malts including finest Maris Otter and English hops. Supreme Champion Beer of Britain. Three times National Winter Ales Champion.

Awards

  • 2015 - CAMRA National Winter Ales Champion Beer, Overall Winner
  • 2014 - SIBA North East Gold Medal Winner - Premium Strong Beers,
  • 2013 - CAMRA Supreme Champion Beer of Britain, Overall Winner
  • 2013 - CAMRA National Winter Ales Champion Beer, Overall Winner
  • 2010 - CAMRA National Winter Ales Champion Beer, Overall Winner
  • 2004 - International Brewing Awards, Gold Medal