Marston’s Classic Ale 500ml

Pack of 12, Assorted

Marston's Classic Ale 500mlTake an ale trail amongst some of our finest breweries from the South Coast to the Lake District, showcasing how great beers, like fine wines, have a diversity of flavours and characteristics to savour and enjoy.

Contains 2 x Wychwood Hobgoblin 5.2% 500ml, 2 x Marston’s Pedigree 4.5% 500ml, 2 x Brakspear Bitter 3.4% 500ml, 2 x Ringwood Boondoggle 4.2% 500ml, 2 x Jennings Cumberland Ale 4.0% 500ml & 2 x Banks’s Bitter 3.8% 500ml.

Banks’s Bitter 3.8% – deep gold in colour, a classic easy drinking ale with a distinctive crisp bitter flavour.

Brakspear Bitter 3.4% – amber in colour, the initial taste of malt and well hopped bitterness dissolves into a bitter sweet and fruity flavour. Wychwood Hobgoblin 5.2% – a full bodied, ruby beer with chocolate and toffee malt flavours balanced by a bitter and overall fruity, mischievous character.
Jennings Cumberland Ale 4.0% – a supreme and refreshing golden ale with unique character and slightly citrus aftertaste.

Marston’s Pedigree 4.5% – a fascinating aroma and palate of biscuity malt, spicy hops and gentle fruitiness, all overlain with the light sulphory note that comes from the natural Burton spting water. RIngwood Boondoggle 4.2% – a delicious blonde fruity ale with a hop and citrus aroma.

All the beers are brewed in the UK, with Brakspear and Wychwood being brewed in Witney near Oxford, Ringwood in the New Forest, Marston’s in Burton on Trent, and Jennings in Cockermouth which is in the Lake District.

Our View

There’s a good mix of Ales and Bitters and the prices are reasonable. I’d definitely recommend them if you like Real Ales, standout for us is Ringwood Boondoggle which tastes heavenly