Look it in the eye and don’t blink first. Hold your nerve is an endless wave of hop potency blasting into your facial nerves. It’s juicy and fruity, grassy and bitter, its deceptively easy drinking and a challenge to your senses. A synapse splitting Double IPA; Can you hold your nerve long enough?
Ingredients – Water, Malted Barley, Hops, Oats, Yeast
Unhinged Hops – Citra, Vic Secret, Mosaic, Amarillo
Available in Keg + Can in August 2018
Brewed in collaboration with Toast Ales & inspired by Irish Soda Bread, this is our take on an Irish Red Ale. Aran is full-bodied, soft and creamy. Waste bread makes up 30% of the grain bill helping reduce food waste & 5% of all proceeds of Aran will be donated to Dacorum Food Bank.
Ingredients – Water, Malted Barley, Bread, Yeast, Hops.
Unhinged Hops – Goldings, Herkules
Available September 2018
Berkhopsted is our annually released wet hop harvest ale made with hops grown and picked from our Berkhamsted Tap & Bottleshop Garden. Deep golden colour with a complex herbal & grassy flavour It is a truly local beer from plant to pint.
“Goddam Quipsters! Ruining everything with their play on words and classic Belgian style beers!” Brewed with Coriander and Fruit Peel, this witty witbier makes for perfect late summer drinking. Soft, and billowy but with herbal edge and bolD repartee finish, this is one beer you should drink before the quipster’s cotton on!
Ingredients – Water, Malted Barley, Wheat, Oats, Hops, Yeast, Coriander, Orange Peel
Available in Keg, Cask + Can in July 2018
It looks like a pale but tastes like a stout? That’s Hoodwink messing with your mind. Made with lactose, vanilla and white chocolate this luscious dessert beer has disguised its decadent purpose in the finery of a golden ale. Hoodwink, this is one trick you will enjoy being played on you.
Ingredients – Water, Malted Barley, Hops, Wheat, Lactose, Oats, White Chocolate, Coffee, Vanilla, Yeast.
Available in Keg, Cask & Can in 2018
Brewed to celebrate the fifth birthday of Chesham Tap & Bottle Shop (our first outlet), this pale ale has been brewed with fresh peaches and lactose, plus an abundance of new world hops for a smooth, full mouthfeel and an incredibly fruity flavour profile. Happy Birthday Chesham! Here’s to the next five!
Summertime, and the sippin’s easy! this beer is the first mad squirrel sour and is designed to be the perfect accompaniment to long hot days and al fresco drinking. Expect a fruity refreshing first wave to be followed by a face scrunching sour second wave. Pucker up for puckerberry!
We brew beer, but we also brew a lot of tea, (for office consumption). “hang on a minute, why don’t we combine the two!” we thought, so that’s what we did. This pale is infused with rooibos + darjeeling tea for a delicate, refreshing & invigorating flavour experience.
The latest addition to our “De La Theme” series; De La Nut is a hazelnut milk stout. 4.5%, smooth and creamy from added lactose sugar. Expect sweet chocolate, and caramel flavours, finished off with a decadent nutty edge. Squirrels, nuts, the jokes write themselves!
“Strewth, they’ve gone troppo!” The Aussie bloke shouts in your direction. Not because you’ve gone crazy from the extreme tropical heat, instead because your sipping on this Tropical IPA made with Aussie Hops.Passionfruit, citrus, peach flavours & a bitterness to match when Karl cheated on Susan in neighbours.
This power move brew is a double whammy of lager balance and old school IPA impact. Early pilsner malt slams make way for resinous hop blows to the taste buds and a clean K.O finish. Press Left + Δ + Lager + Dry Hop to win an unbeatable IPL High Score every time.
Brewed with hops from the land of the long white cloud, this beer is a Koha (gift) of fruity refreshment. Rakau, Wai-iti, Dr Rudi & Motueka hops give lemon and stone fruit notes that lead to a bitter citrus finish. Flavours grown in NZ and gifted from our brewery to your palate.
Conceived during the apocalyptic “beast from the east” snowstorm; Niveous is both an ode to sub-freezing blizzards and a dream of tropical summers. A white IPA, single hopped with Ekuanot and with orange and lime peel added. A full billowy wheat led body is danced over by tropical citrus memories. Niveous, inspired by the winter, wishing for the summer.
A classic belgian style, brewed by modern hop obsessives. Ascension has been hopped in the mash, the boil, double dry-hopped & then fermented with a blend of vermont & belle saison yeast. The result is totally a elevating fruit forward flavour flight with a dry saison finish, ascension saison, hopped to the power of four!
A Märzen with a refined smoked grain flavour. Brewed with smoked malts from Germany and classic noble hop varieties, brewed in early March in keeping with the style, and held back for a respectable maturation period.
An opaque session IPA bursting with tropical fruit flavours, brewed with wheat oats and lactose and loaded with Equinox, Idaho 7, Azzaca, and Citra hops. Released alongside Cyclone as part of our trials towards Roadkill Opaque IPA.
Gold Digger Grissette is light bodied, dry, and herbal with citrus tones throughout. At 3.5%, this Belgian style farmhouse ale is a great early summer thirst quencher.
A red ale bursting with juicy hops, Ferrous glows with a tantalising red hue and burns its flavour onto your palate with a sweet nod of red fruit, followed by an intense Citra hop hit and a bitter finish.
An opaque session IPA bursting with orange and lemon fruit flavours, brewed with wheat oats and lactose and loaded with Equinox, Loral, Wakatu and Centennial hops. Released alongside Typhoon as part of our trials towards Roadkill Opaque IPA.
Please note, we are unable to offer tiered discounts online at this time, so all our online prices are set at 25% off of the regular can drink in price in our Tap & Bottle Shops Dismiss