This drink, which we categorise as a 'Bitter', has a strength of 3.8% ABV.
This was first brewed by Nottingham Brewery in the 1800s as a refreshing quaffing ale for the thirsty factory workers in the city. Slightly paler than traditional bitter beers of the time it was the forerunner of the India Pale Ale for which the brewery was to become famous and transported thousands and thousands of gallons to the troops of the British Empire all around the globe.
So far, this is one of 4 beers from Nottingham Brewery that have been sold at the Bake & Alehouse.
To date, the Bake & Alehouse has supplied -
From THIS brewery:
2 ales with a higher strength
One ale of this strength
From ALL breweries:
630 stronger ales
60 ales of this strength
68 weaker ales
14 ales with an unrecorded strength
Records indicate that a barrel of this drink has been available once in Westgate's Bake & Alehouse since August 2012
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