British Beers

“What two ideas are more inseparable than Beer and Britannia?” asked Rev Sydney Smith and it’s true that beer is a fundamental part of British culture.  Beer is the cornerstone of the village pub, it’s part of so many rites of passage and is far and away the most popular drink in the country. To feed that demand Britain is home to over 1000 breweries and although styles vary by region, with Scotland beer having a bias toward a darker more malty brews and the English beer favouring a lighter hoppy ale, almost all breweries specialise in top-fermented beer production – better known to you and I as ales. 

Despite having a focus on ale production, Britain’s most popular type of beer is lager, largely due to mass production & mass marketing budgets by the huge beer conglomerates although the real fightback started with the establishment of the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) in the early 1970s & continues today with the Craft Beer revolution.  For reasons covered in our real ale notes this movement is bogged down with definitions of what makes great beer.  However most agree that Britain has a proud brewing tradition and stands out as one of the global ale supremos.

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Williams Bros. Joker IPA

Williams Bros. Joker IPA
Williams Bros. Joker IPA
4.1%
500ml
Britain

Williams Bros. Birds & Bees

Williams Bros. Birds & Bees
Williams Bros. Birds & Bees
4.3%
500ml
Britain

Williams Bros. Profanity Stout

Williams Bros. Profanity Stout
Williams Bros. Profanity Stout
7%
330ml
Britain

Williams Bros. March of the Penguins

Williams Bros. March of the Penguins
Williams Bros. March of the Penguins
4.9%
500ml
Britain

Williams Bros. Fraoch Ale

Williams Bros. Fraoch Ale
Williams Bros. Fraoch Ale
5.0%
500ml
Britain

Williams Bros. Seven Giraffes

Williams Bros. Seven Giraffes
Williams Bros. Seven Giraffes
5.1%
500ml
Britain

Williams Bros. Seven Giraffes Can

Williams Bros. Seven Giraffes Can
Williams Bros. Seven Giraffes Can
5.1%
330ml
Britain

Williams Bros. Prodigal Sun

Williams Bros. Prodigal Sun
Williams Bros. Prodigal Sun
4.1%
500ml
Britain

Williams Bros. Midnight Sun

Williams Bros. Midnight Sun
Williams Bros. Midnight Sun
5.6%
500ml
Britain

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