Old Speckled Hen English Ale Beer, Case of 12 x 500ml Beer Bottles
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barrels, 1200 dozen half-pints bottles, were produced, mostly for the promotional activities at MG, but also for limited distribution to Morland houses in the Abingdon area.
In January 1993, Old Speckled Hen was featured as beer reviewer Michael Jackson's "Beer of the Month" in his regular column for The Independent. In fact one of his beers is Old Speckled Hen (But the original made for one of my sisters' engagement was MUCH…" (Tweet) – via Twitter. Crafty Hen is significantly stronger than Speckled Hen, having been matured for several years, giving it a less pronounced flavour that varies from one batch to the next.
These items are usually delivered within 24 hours, but this can vary (anywhere up to 10 working days), and is unfortunately beyond our control. Please note that the allergens shown as present are those shown on the supplier’s packaging and do not refer to allergens that may be present in the same production environment. L: SRM 5-6 Pours clear ruby caramel with a 1" off white lightly soapy head that goes frothy with soapy edges, then to splotchy thick skin. More than 40 years on, this unique and distinctive brew continues to be finely balanced with a rich, toffee-malt taste and fruity aroma. Regardless of the flavor, Old Speckled Hen is always brewed to the highest standards, using only the finest ingredients, and remains one of the most popular ales in England today.
And for the jet setters amongst us, you can even find it in 47 countries around the world, from Australia to the UAE. Toffee and malt combine with bitterness on the back of the tongue to give a balanced sweetness followed by a refreshingly dry finish. A year after being launched in 2011, Old Golden Hen won a Gold Quality Award at the 2012 Monde Selection’s World Quality Selections The brand became the third member of the Old Speckled Hen family to win a Monde Selection Quality Award.
The tastes and aromas of this beer is full-bodied and warming, with masses of characteristic toffee and fruit, notes of citrus and orange, and a traditional English hop bitterness. Timothy Taylor’s Landlord 500ml x 8 Introducing Timothy Taylor's Landlord - A Taste of English Craftsmanship Experience the exceptional quality of Timothy Taylor's Landlord, a true gem in the world of English brewing. Old Speckled Hen is popular with ale drinkers up and down the country and renowned for its unique character and consistent quality. Brewed with Pale and Crystal malts alongside Challenger, First Gold and Goldings hops, Old Speckled Hen Low Alcohol attempts to evoke the tastes and aromas of the original Old Speckled Hen but with low ABV.
This has continued to modern day, with a huge choice of styles from brewers all over the country found across our beer range. The Hen has been exported to over 40 countries, including Singapore, where 200 pints a day are sold in a single pub.
Old Speckled Hen was first brewed in 1979 in Abingdon-on-Thames, Oxfordshire in England, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the MG car factory there on 30 November 1979. Whether you're a fan of traditional English ales or just looking for a delicious, full-flavored beer, Old Speckled Hen is an excellent choice. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice. GOLD FOR GOLDEN MEANS QUALITY IS ASSURED ACROSS “OLD SPECKLED HEN” RANGE Archived 6 February 2015 at the Wayback Machine, greeneking. LOOK: Pours a very clear reddish color with a very loose skin of an off white head that does have a side glass lace component.