Beers from North Cotswold at the 2018 YBF
Our passion is for brewing quality ales, the traditional way, using only the finest natural ingredients. Caring for our customers and consumers remains at the heart of everything we do.
North Cotswold Brewery is a family run craft brewery situated on the Fosseway a few miles outside Moreton in Marsh and Shipston on Stour. The brewery was established in 1999. Producing award winning “Fine Ales from the Fosse” the brewery has a core range of five beers, Windrush Ale, Cotswold Best, Moreton Mild, Shagweaver and Hung Drawn ‘n’ Portered available in both draught and bottles. Our seasonal ales also prove very popular giving everyone a wide range of ale styles and flavours to choose from. You can visit us at the brewery for a tour ; these are available monthly or alternatively bespoke tours can be arranged for a more personal experience.
Location : Gloucestershire
Website : www.northcotswoldbrewery.co.uk/
ABV 4.5% Golden Ale
A pale hoppy bitter brewed with a blend of three New Zealand hops. The Brewery is near Shipston on Stour a historic wool market town, derived from Scepwaeisctune, Old English for Sheep-wash-Town. "Shag" is an old English word meaning a heavy or rough woolenfabric. So Shagweaver literally means "wool weaver".
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Hung Drawn N' Portered
ABV 5.0% Porter/Stout/Mild
Strong, dark treacle coloured porter, with Bramling Cross hops and a malty finish. An ale that harks back to 18th century London. Descended from brown beer, porter is a well hopped beer made from dark roasted malt. The name came about as a result of its popularity with street and river porters.
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