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Ainsty Ales is an independent brewery based in the heart of the old ‘York & Ainsty Wapentake’ in York, UK

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AINSTY ANGEL
AINSTY ANGEL
Pale Ale
3.6 abv.

Tasting Notes

Ainsty Angel is now revamped!
We’ve slightly dropped the abv to 3.6% and at the same time increased the hop content and additionally dry hopped it, to maximise it’s heavenly flavour and aroma.

An Easy Drinking Session Pale-Ale with a refreshing, clean and smooth finish. 

Flummoxed Farmer
Flummoxed Farmer
Blonde Ale
4% abv.

Tasting Notes

A light Blonde Ale with a Grapefruit and Tropical nose, giving a refreshing and slightly Hoppy, dry finish.

Bantam Best
Bantam Best
Best Bitter
4.2

Tasting Notes

Our award winning best bitter. Amber I colour with a well balanced malt and hop character, leaving a crisp finish on the palate.

Silver Winner 

Ainsty Assassin
Ainsty Assassin
Oatmeal Stout
4.9%

Tasting Notes

A smooth killer of a stout. This oatmeal stout has hints of chocolate and coffee with a sweet finish.

Silver Winner 

 

 

Cool Citra
Cool Citra
IPA
4.4%

Tasting Notes

GOLD WINNER – Premium Pale Ale

BRONZE WINNER  – Overall Champion

This refreshing summer ale is a straw coloured, single hopped IPA. It has intense tropical nose with a crisp and bitter finish. Will be brewed again in 2019

Rattlesnake Ruby
Rattlesnake Ruby
A Ruby Red Ale
3.9%

Tasting Notes

A warming autumn Ruby Ale, packed with 5 different malts giving a good malt backbone with a biscuit/sweet malty taste, complemented by a delicate hop aroma from a single classic English Hop – East Kent Goldings.

 

Crafty Chocolatier
Crafty Chocolatier
Chocolate Porter
4.5%

Tasting Notes

 

A collaboration with York Cocoa House. This smooth easy drinking porter uses English Challenger & Minstrel hops and locally sourced chocolate, giving a deep chocolate aroma, complemented by a smooth finish.

 

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On the bar from next week at the fab. 'Mended Drum' in Huby, two of our recent specials ... 'Rattlesnake Ruby' a 3.9% Ruby Red Ale & 'Crafty Chocolatier' a 4.5% Chocolate Porter.

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17 hours ago

On the bar from next week at the fab. Mended Drum in Huby, two of our recent specials ... Rattlesnake Ruby a 3.9% Ruby Red Ale & Crafty Chocolatier a 4.5% Chocolate Porter.

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They've landed! .... well half of them 😆

Two #awardwinning #canned #beers ... 4.4% American Pale Ale 'Cool Citra' & 4.9% Oatmeal Stout 'Ainsty Assassin'
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3 days ago

Theyve landed! .... well half of them 😆

Two #awardwinning #canned #beers ... 4.4% American Pale Ale Cool Citra & 4.9% Oatmeal Stout Ainsty Assassin

 

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Look nice on my tombola

Amazing 👍👍

Where can we get these Andy?

Are these going to be in any shops round Skipton?!??

How much per can

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Our best seller; Flummoxed Farmer has found it's way to this cracking pub in Bradford - Thanks The Fighting Cock! You should try our Bantam Best next time #thebantams #yorkshire #yorkbeer ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago

Our best seller; Flummoxed Farmer has found its way to this cracking pub in Bradford - Thanks The Fighting Cock! You should try our Bantam Best next time #thebantams #yorkshire #yorkbeer

 

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I was actually in there last Saturday for the first time in ages. Hasn't changed a bit, apart from there's now a 'beer garden' on the waste ground opposite

Brian John Coultish, Carl Bateman, Allison Bateman. Been a few years since we've been here xx

A trip to West Yorkshire yesterday and another new customer. Thanks The Gundog, Halifax who have our two best sellers; Ainsty Angel and Flummoxed Farmer ready for their customers' enjoyment! Cheers for the support #yorkbeer #yorkshire ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago

A trip to West Yorkshire yesterday and another new customer. Thanks The Gundog, Halifax who have our two best sellers; Ainsty Angel and Flummoxed Farmer ready for their customers enjoyment! Cheers for the support #yorkbeer #yorkshire

Another delivery to this gem of a real ale pub in Asselby, which has won many CAMRA awards. We're chuffed they're enjoying serving Ainsty Ales! Thanks The Black Swan at Asselby! ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago

Another delivery to this gem of a real ale pub in Asselby, which has won many CAMRA awards. Were chuffed theyre enjoying serving Ainsty Ales! Thanks The Black Swan at Asselby!

Great to see 4 or our ales delivered to Skipton - what a cosy little spot. Tks for the support The Boat House Bar Skipton! Hope they're going down well..... cheers! #yorkbeer #craftale #Yorkshire ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago

Great to see 4 or our ales delivered to Skipton - what a cosy little spot. Tks for the support The Boat House Bar Skipton! Hope theyre going down well..... cheers! #yorkbeer #craftale #Yorkshire

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1 week ago

 

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Great to see a Kiwi in there.

COMING VERY SOON!

It's been just fab. working on the design with our friends Tom Sledmore & United by Design!

#yorkbeer #craftbeer #cannedbeer #york #newproduct #keepitlocal
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1 week ago

 

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Cheers for the kind words guys .... they'll be available only very locally until the New Year ... excl. the Xmas Market.

Cheers Tom & Owen 👊

These look superb 👍

When and where Andy Herrington? Excited!!

A great development for a great company and I can’t wait

They look fantastic!

They Look good Andy.

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BIG thanks to The Whippet Inn on North Street in #York for choosing our #awardwinning 4.2% Best Bitter for their permanent House-Ale!

'Whippet Wet Nose' will be making an appearance from next week! … thanks guys :-)

#supportsmallbusiness #supportlocal #yorkbeer
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1 week ago

BIG thanks to The Whippet Inn on North Street in #York for choosing our #awardwinning 4.2% Best Bitter for their permanent House-Ale!

Whippet Wet Nose will be making an appearance from next week! … thanks guys :-)

#supportsmallbusiness #supportlocal #yorkbeer

 

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‘Whippet wet nose’has to be the best ever name for a beer - in the entire world !