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Modern Helles

Tempest Brewing – Modern Helles Lager 4.1%

Tempest Brewing – Modern Helles

This is a pale golden ale with a light sharp fruit aroma. It has a light malt taste base with hop notes of light fresh bitterness. This lager ale would be a good summer day drink with its lower alcohol level compared to the more common lager beers.

Tempest Brewing is based in Tweedbank Galashiels on the River Tweed in the Scottish Borders. Modern Helles is based on German lager, brewed with Bavarian hops, malt, wheat and oats. It is cold fermented and is presented, unpasteurised and unfiltered.

Flanders Red Ale

Rodenbach Classic – Flanders Red Ale 5.2%

Rodenbach Classic – Flanders Red Ale

This is a red chestnut coloured ale with a sour fruity aroma. It has a sharp sour taste with sweet fruit notes. The ale is typical of a sour, or wild yeast fermented ale.

This ale is the classic ale from the Rodenbach Brewery in Roeselare, Belgium and is a classic Flemish red-brown ale of Flanders.