Old Crafty Hen
Colour: Dark copper
Aroma: Toffee, raisins
Taste: Dried fruit, malty & rich
Malt: Pale & Crystal
Hops: Challenger, Pilgrim, First Gold, Goldings & Target
The Challenger hops provide the key herbal dry hop charactistics, First Gold and Goldings give some citrus fruit and the Crystal malt adds warming toffee. A touch of 5X, our matured in oak beer, adds dried fruit and raisins and produces a complex flavoured and richly satisfying ale.
Perfect with: rich puddings, lighter casseroles and tangy cheeses.