IN THE CELLAR
We have a wide range of real ales from a variety of sources that we offer. You will find that we change our range frequently and you will be able to keep track of it all here.
Adnams - Sloe Storm
Brown & Fruity
A fruity Winter Ale with notes of jammy red fruit, caramelised sugar with hints of raisins and dates.
CRAFT LAGER - Guinness Hop House 13
Golden & Refreshing
A crisp and full-flavoured lager with subtle malty notes and fresh hop aromas with hints of Apricot and Peach.
Aroma: Light and hoppy with floral and citrus notes
Flavour: Full flavoured lager, hoppy with hints of peach and apricot
Palate: Lively palate, crisp and refreshing taste
THE STORY OF GUINNESS® HOP HOUSE 13 LAGER
Named after an early 1900’s hop store building at St. James’s Gate where hops are still stored, Hop House 13 is a double-hopped lager made with Irish barley and aromatic hops and continues the 256 years of heritage and brewing excellence at St. James’s Gate.
Ruby & Fruity
First brewed in 1959, Horndean Special Bitter (HSB) is an award winning, distinctive, high quality premium bitter brewed with 100% natural ingredients including the very best hand selected malt and hops.
Palate: Very full bodied and silky textured yet well balanced malt and hop with complex fruit.
Aroma: Floral hop with a hint of Dundee cake
Theakston - Christmas Ale
Ruby & Fruity
A blend of finest brewers‚ malt and oats to give outstanding body set off with cinnamon and raisins sweetness balanced by a hint of walnut and hard brewing liquor to give a beer of outstanding stature, balance and quality. One for the connoisseur.
Fullers - London Pride
Brown & Malty
Known and loved for its distinctive, rounded flavour, London Pride is the award-winning beer for which Fuller's is most famous. In recent years its popularity has grown to the extent that it is now Britain's leading premium ale: a welcome fixture in many pubs and off licences around the country, and now winning new friends abroad.
Greene King - Abbot Ale
Brown & Malty
Hailed by the late beer writer Michael Jackson as "one of the great characters of the beer world", Abbot Ale is brewed for quality of the highest order. Abbot is an irresistible ale with masses of fruit characters, a malty richness and superb hop balance. It is brewed longer to a unique recipe, which makes it the full-flavoured, smooth and mature beer it is today.
Harveys - Sussex Best
Brown & Hoppy
A superbly balanced session bitter with a prominent hop character. Our most famous and popular brand - it makes up over 90% of our total brewing capacity. Winner of the Champion Best Bitter of Britain title at CAMRA's Great British Beers Festival in 2005 and 2006. First brewed as recently as 1955
Sharps - Atlantic
Golden & Fruity
The Beer in brief: Atlantic is a modern pale ale that captures the essence of Sharp's home on the rugged north coast of Cornwall. It is brewed with Sharp's trademark precision to give complexity, subtlety and a cleanness of palate while showcasing the fresh citrus flavours of New World hops. All in, a beautifully refreshing pale ale. Deep golden in Colour, Atlantic has a vibrant fruity aroma redolent of lime zest to mango. The flavour is harmonious balance of barley sugar and grapefruit with a refreshingly crisp citrus linger.
Malt: Pale Ale and Low Colour Caramalt
Hops: Cascade, Aurora, Citra, Simcoe
Aroma: Citrus and tropical fruits, fresh hops and candyfloss
Flavour: Delicate sweetness with a fruity succulence and citrus spice to the fore
Finish: Clean with a hoppy linger
Food pairing: Works brilliantly with grilled meats or mild cheese. Excellent as an aperitif.