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Beers from Yeovil Ales at the 2018 YBF

Award winning brewers of finely balanced awesome beers for enthusiasts.

Location : Somerset

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ABV 3.8% Golden Ale

Golden in colour, Hopkandi has been brewed using Comet and Godiva whole hops to give a well-balanced fruity citrus flavour with a moreish finish.

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Star Gazer

ABV 4% Best Bitter

Star Gazer is a dark copper speciality bitter with a late hopping floral bouquet, it is rich & hoppy yet sweet & luscious at the same time!

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ABV 4.1% Golden Ale

Summerset is a blonde ale with light rounded mouth feel and a tangerine fruity hop finish.

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Hop 212

ABV 4.2% Golden Ale

We are privileged to have access to the Charles Farams new British experimental hop varieties. CF212 is a hop with notes of peach, pineapple, passion fruit and citrus flavours.

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ABV 4.2% Golden Ale

A light golden beer bursting with tropical fruit and citrus aromas and flavours from the Mosaic hops

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ABV 4.3% Speciality

Unfined - naturally hazy. Lager. Smooth tasting German style Keller Bier (cellar beer) which is an unfined, naturally hazy lager.

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Lynx Wildcat

ABV 4.3% Best Bitter

Lynx Wildcat is a bronze full bodied hoppy bitter. Specialist malts provide a sweetness which is accompanied by grapefruity hop flavours and aromas.

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Stout Hearted

ABV 4.3% Porter/Stout/Mild

Stout Hearted is a smooth, dark beer bursting with full bodied rich roast flavours. The maltiness is balanced by our late hopping style, achieving a truly special stout.

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ABV 4.5% Premium Bitter

Ruby is a premium red bitter with rich malt depth. The smooth palate is pronounced by English hops giving the trademark Yeovil Ales aromatic signature.

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Spring Forward

ABV 4.5% Premium Bitter

Spring Forward is a full-bodied premium bitter with a fresh aroma & distinctive hop zing.

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Yeo Ho Ho!

ABV 4.5% Porter/Stout/Mild

An ultra-modern Dark Pale Ale with pronounced fruity citrus hop aromas and flavours. Bitterness is balanced by pleasant, gentle and smooth specialist roasted malts.

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ABV 5.4% India Pale Ale

Posh IPA is a genuine gourmet India Pale Ale of uncompromising quality. Pale with body and mouth feel it's strength is balanced by a truly fruity late-hopped finish.

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Night Train

ABV 6.0% Porter/Stout/Mild

A dark rich strong porter, perfect for those cold winter nights. A combination of 5 Roasted malts makes this a beer to savour, but its not all malt as the copious amount of late hops lift the body of the beer.

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YPA (Yeovil Pale Ale)

ABV 7.3% India Pale Ale

YPA is a smooth, fruity taste sensation. The notes of citrus fruit and sweeter peaches and apricots are provided by a well-crafted blend of pale malts and aromatic hops.

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