The Cross Keys Dilham 

Our Village Shop/Farm Shop would not have been possible without the advice and support of Pub is The Hub, the rural and community pubs organisation

It's Here The First Dilham Cross Keys Beer Festival. Take a look at the great selection of Beers Available....

BEER FESTIVAL

CROSS KEYS DILHAM 6TH - 8TH SEPTEMBER
 

1- Golden Jackal ..WOLF BREWERY 3.7% ABV.   A hoppy thirst-quenching golden session bitter, with a flowery nose and slightly citrus after-taste. The hop flavour lasts right through to the bottom of the glass.
 

2 - Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing.. WOLFBREWERY 3.7% ABV.  This traditional Norfolk mild has a malty aroma with fruity undertones. Lightly hopped with Fuggles and Golding’s this beer has a long clean finish.
 

3 - Bishops farewell.. OAKHAM BREWERY  4.6% A.B.V. A strong premium beer of structured quality, dominated by elaborate fruity hop notes, with a grainy background and dry finish.
 

4- FAT SPRAT.. ADNAMS3.8% Pale amber summer beer proudly supports the Marine Conservation Society. Fat Sprat is brewed with Pale Ale malted barley, Munich, Cara and Black malt, with Columbus, English Goldings, Cascade and Chinook hops. It has a lovely citrus, grapefruit aroma with some spicy notes. On the palate, the citrus character of the hops shines through, balanced with a light biscuit flavour and a crisp, dry finish.
 

5-TOPAZ GOLD..ADNAMS 4.0% abv  A pale golden ale with soft apricot and lychee notes, medium body and bitterness but with a crisp finish
 

6- IPA GOLD..GREENE KING4.1% ABV ..Gold is a light, refreshing golden ale that truly brings out the best in the unique and aromatic Savinsjki Goldings hop variety which creates a perfect blend of tropical fruits, mango and spicy notes.
 

7- MAD GOOSE.. PURITY BREWERY4.2% ABV  A zesty pale ale with a smooth and citrusy finish. Brewed with English Maris Otter, Caragold and Wheat malts, with Hallertau Northern Brewer bittering hops and Cascade and Willamette aroma hops. Winner of five awards.
 

8-IPA BELHAVEN..BELHAVEN BREWERY 3.8%ABV Belhaven IPA is a golden ale, brewed using the finest Scottish grown malted barley and hopped using a unique triple blend of hops, which combine to produce its characteristic floral aroma and clean crisp citrus flavour.
 

9-Norfolk Kiwi.. Jo C's Norfolk Ale 3.8% ABV Norfolk Kiwi was the first beer to be brewed in Jo C's Norfolk Ale Brewery. This easy drinking session bitter is made using the finest locally grown Maris Otter and wheat giving it a golden straw colour.It is blended with English and generous helpings of New Zealand hops, giving it that unique Kiwi flavour and aroma.
 

10-Bitter Old Bustard.. Jo C's Norfolk Ale 4.3% ABV Bitter Old Bustard is the second beer to be created and brewed in Jo C's Norfolk Ale brewery. This russet coloured ale carries warm nutty biscuit flavours coming through a smooth malt body. Bitter old Bustard is given a delicious hoppy balance with three of England's finest varieties.
 

11-IPA RESERVE.. GREENE KING 5.4% ABV Greene King IPA Reserve is a warming, full-bodied ale with a reassuringly rich appearance. Grapefruit and Orange citrus tones combine with the floral and herbal Styrian Goldings hop variety delivering a beer of exceptional quality with dry bitter finish.
 

12-DOOMBAR.. SHARPS BREWERY 4.0% ABV The aroma of Doom Bar combines an accomplished balance of spicy resinous hop, inviting sweet malt and delicate roasted notes. The mouth feel is a perfectly balanced and complex blend of succulent dried fruit, lightly roasted malty notes and a subtle yet assertive bitterness
 

13-IPA.. GREENE KING 3.6%ABV Greene King IPA is a perfectly balanced ale, characterised by its fresh, hoppy taste and clean, bitter finish. This hoppy taste and aroma come from two varieties of English hops – Challenger and First Gold – which are combined with pale and crystal malts.
 

14-Southwold Bitter.. ADNAMS Southwold Bitter is a beautiful copper-coloured beer, late and dry-hopped with Fuggles for a distinctive, lingering happiness. Brewed with the finest East Anglian malted barley, sourced locally to the brewery.
 

15- Once Bittern.. Woodfordes 4.0%ABV A copper-coloured ale with a distinctive aroma of rich spice and citrus fruit. Hints of sweet malt and fruit with a dry finish.
 

16- Bure Gold..Woodfordes 4.3%ABV  A classic aromatic golden ale brewed using carefully selected pale and lightly roasted malts, in combination with American and Slovenian aroma hops to tantalise the palate.