Festive Foxtrot 3.9%

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Festive Foxtrot 3.9%

“Seasonal Winter Ale – returning December 2019 for the festive season”

Dark, mellow, fruity, complex.

Seasonal Ale for early Winter, it is dark and irresistibly smooth, complex and cunningly tasty. Bristling with malt and hop character.

Savour the warming flavours of rich chocolate and crystal malts and our Brewer’s selection of choice English Pioneer, Fuggles and Admiral hops.

Rich claret in colour this dark ale is the perfect brew for cold winter evenings and is the ideal accompaniment to winter stews and broths, sausages, pork pie, red meats and full fat hard cheeses.

Available now


3.9% vol

Collection Details

  • We recommend that you collect your beer as close to the drinking date as you can (1 – 2 days ideally – or same day if ready racked) to ensure best quality at the time of drinking.
  • Orders can be collected from 12 hours after placement (please note we are closed on Sunday).
  • Please collect your beer within normal shop opening hours (link to opening times).

Firkin Equipment Loan (Card details held until return of firkin)

  • Barrel
  • Tap
  • Cradle
  • Rubber Mallet
  • Jacket

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What type do I need?

Can I settle the beer for 12 hours before serving? If yes, then order cask conditioned beer. If not then order ready racked.

Note: This item is for collection only.

Recipe Information

Style: Dark Winter Ale
Description: A sweet, smooth festive ale with pronounced chocolate flavour
Alcohol by Volume: 3.9%
European Bitterness Units: 18
Colour: Dark chestnut
Hops: Fuggles
Malt: Maris Otter, Crystal, Chocolate, Roast & Wheat

Serving Suggestions

Temperature 12 C
Glassware: Stemmed goblet
Food Matching: Stews, sausages, pork pie, red meats and cheeses
Cellar Conditions: Store cool and dark and drink within best before

Allergy advice

Contains barley, wheat (gluten)