RAIG - FREEMINER BREWERY
Freeminer Ltd. (See Map)
Telephone: (01594) 827989
Fax: (01594) 829464
Freeminer brewery was founded by Don Burgess in 1992, has grown to be one of the
vanguard of the quality bottled beers revival. The 40-barrel brewery changed hands in 2006
but Don remains in charge. Bottle-conditioned beers are available at the Co-op (with barley grown on Co-op farms).
The brewery is a member of SIBA.
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- Bitter (ABV 4%)
A light, hoppy session bitter with an intense hop aroma and a dry, hoppy
- Speculation Ale (ABV 4.8%)
An aromatic, chestnut-brown, full-bodied beer with a smooth, well-balanced
mix of malt and hops, and a predominantly hoppy aftertaste.
- Shakemantle Ginger Ale (ABV 5%)
A refreshing ginger ale. Unfined, with a high wheat content, it is like a
European-style wheat beer. Ginger dominates throughout, mingled with a light
hoppiness. Champion Beer of Britain Speciality Beer 1998.
- Trafalgar IPA (ABV 6%)
Pale, heavily hopped traditional IPA with a pronounced bitterness; hoppy nose,
malt and hops on the palate and a dry, hoppy finish.
- Morses Level (ABV 4%)
- Gold Standard (ABV 5%)
- Slaughter Porter (ABV 4.8%)
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Comments to Steve Harborne
Last updated on 5 June 2013