As I’m sure you’re all aware it’s the week of The Great British Beer Festival held by CAMRA. To complement their hugely successful festival The Rake will be extending it’s cask range to 13 this week.
Monday to Wednesday we will have the following beers on the bar.
Otley – Motley Brew, 7.5% abv – a Double IPA brewed by Rake Manager, Glyn Roberts.
Oakham – Untouchable 9% abv – An Imperial IPA brewed especially to help celebrate The Rake’s 5th Birthday.
Waen – Tidy Pint, 4% abv- A deliciously drinkable session ale from the Powys based brewery.
Freedom – 1010 Pilsner, 5% abv – A Pilsner brewed in October 2010 that has been left to mature for 10 months – Kegged.
Kernel – Pale Ale with Centennial, 10% abv – the 100th brew from The Kernel Brewery and the only keg in existence.
Stone – 12th Anniversary, 9.2% abv – a bitter chocolate oatmeal stout that we have been ageing for 3 years now.
Thornbridge, St Petersburg, 7.7% abv – an imperial russian stout with hints of chicory, bitter coffee, and dark chocolate.
These will be complemented with our usual range of randomly occurring beers.
We’ll also have our Festival bar open all week with the following beers on gravity…
Otley – UtObeer, 4% abv – An American hopped red ale brewed by Rake Manager, Glyn Roberts to help celebrate The Rake’s 5th birthday.
Oakham – Green Devil, 6% abv – Oakham’s IPA, dangerously drinkable for a 6% beer!
Summer Wine – 7 C’s of Rye, 7% abv – RyePA anyone?
Summer Wine – Nerotype Herkules, 6% abv – Awesome Black IPA from a brewery that isn’t afraid to use hops!
Summer Wine – Kahuna, 6% abv – Another IPA released for #IPA day!
Summer Wine – Diablo, 6% abv – A devil of an IPA!
Waen – First of the Summer Waen, 3.9% abv – New session beer from Waen, definitely tick or rate worthy!
WaenÂ – Janners Pride, 4.6% abv – Best bitter with hints of whisky and ginger!
WaenÂ – Festival Gold, 4.2% abv – Same recipe as Waen’s Landmark but with a lower abv, it’s dry hopped with Goldings to give it extra aroma and flavour.
Waen – Blackberry Stout, 3.8% – Rich and dark with a dry hoppy finish, absolutely awesome beer!
To help mark our 5th Birthday we have T-Shirts that you can buy at the bar, in sizes S, M, L, XL