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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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2 days 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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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 👍

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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2 days 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 !

'COOL CITRA' AVAILABLE IN CANS V.SOON!

Under the guidance of head brewer Andy, our first venture into canning with Gold Award-Winning 4.4% American Pale Ale 'Cool Citra' ! .... off to our friends at Bad Co. Brewery to be put into 330ml cans!

#excitingtimes #christmas #takehome #yorkbeer
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3 days ago

 

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Certainly will Sheila x

Will you be selling the cans at the Tap? Sx

I CAN not wait

😃

** CAROLS AT THE BREWERY **

Friday 28th December, 3pm to 8pm ... with plenty of Festive Food & Drink on offer.

More details to follow ......
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5 days ago

** CAROLS AT THE BREWERY **

Friday 28th December, 3pm to 8pm ... with plenty of Festive Food & Drink on offer.

More details to follow ......

 

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Flor Chavez let's go

Ben Overton 🍻🎄👍 x

It all depends if Amy Herrington will be singing?! x

Look forward to it...

Hope you aren’t singing Andy! 😂😂😂

Sue Edwards Sarah Atkinson

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WE'RE very excited to be launching a brand new canned beer range which will be available around York!

Here's the first batch of our Gold Award-Winning 'Cool Citra' conditioning nicely 😆

#newproduct #yorkbeer #craftbeer
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5 days ago

WERE very excited to be launching a brand new canned beer range which will be available around York!

Heres the first batch of our Gold Award-Winning Cool Citra conditioning nicely 😆

#newproduct #yorkbeer #craftbeer

 

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Looking forward to seeing the can designs Andy 😉

Yes oh yes

Can't wait Andy!

Vicki Capes

*CHOCOLATE PORTER ALERT *

First day of delivering our new 4.5% Chocolate Porter today! ... it's a local collaboration with York Cocoa Works and tastes yummy!

Available in can ready for Christmas!
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6 days ago

 

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Where do we get hold of this then?

Any chance of dropping a can at Otley beer festival

Chris Mason!

It's the turn of Pie & Peas again this Friday, from the award-winning 'Ged Bell Butchers' in Dringhouses! .... orders at 5.30 please 😆 ... See MoreSee Less

7 days ago

Its the turn of Pie & Peas again this Friday, from the award-winning Ged Bell Butchers in Dringhouses! .... orders at 5.30 please 😆

 

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Oops! … wishful thinking on Andy's part! 😍

You mean Friday

Tonight?! Or Friday?!

John, are you sure you're busy?

mmmmmm I miss pies...

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