Don’t be afraid of the dark – this delicious dark mild has established itself a s firm favourite. At 4.9% ABV it is a little bit stinger than most milds but that allows it to pack a great deal of flavour.
It has a subtle blackcurrant aroma, full malty body with a sweet finish. The mild uses traditional UK hops; Pilgrim and Progress as well as a sprinkling of the more modern Cascade hop.
Brewed using Maris Otter barley, with colour and flavour from chocolate and crystal malts. What’s in a name? – a name from the Dark Ages – French in origin; noble and distinguished.