OUR BEERS

Granite Brewery produces small batches of hand-crafted, all natural ales with no preservatives. It is this standard that has attributed to our customer loyalty and 20 plus years of operation. ¬†We’ve won several awards over the years and have been reviewed in many reputable beer publications. Our wide variety of draught and real ales are sure to please any palette. >> See our Brewing Process

CASK BEERS- REAL ALE

Best Bitter Special

Or simply “Dry Hopped” to our regulars, this is our Best Bitter, well hopped with wonderful results. A classic cask ale.

Original Gravity – 1046
Alcohol Content – 4.5%

Best paired with: Fish and Chips

Hopping Mad

A copper coloured pale ale, aggressively hopped with Cascade hops and dry hopped with East Kent Goldings.

Original Gravity: 1060
Alcohol Content: 6.0%

Best paired with: Granite Burger or Curry

IPA

An India Pale Ale, this golden colour, medium body ale packs a notable hop bitterness punch. Cask conditioned and dry hopped.

Original Gravity – 1052
Alcohol Content – 5.0%

Best paired with: Chicken Tikka Massala

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Peculiar

A strong English ale, not too hoppy and reddish brown in colour. It is a dark, malty brew, full in taste with a sweet dry finish.

Original Gravity – 1056
Alcohol Content – 5.6%

Best paired with: Steak and Peculiar Meatloaf

Ringwood

A pale blond ale, gently hopped, filtered, and lightly carbonated with a wonderful smooth mouth feel.

Original Gravity – 1052
Alcohol Content – 5.0%

Best paired with: Salad and Salmon

Best Bitter

A rich copper coloured bitter, well hopped in the English tradition with a pleasant hop fragrance and a smooth dry finish.

Original Gravity – 1046
Alcohol Content – 4.5%

Best paired with: Thai Vegetable Stir Fry

Keefe’s Irish Stout

A rich, malty stout with roasted, chocolate and coffee notes ending in a dry finish.

Original Gravity – 1046
Alcohol Content – 4.5%

Best paired with: Granite Ribs

Ringberry

A beautiful raspberry aroma precedes this refreshing ale. Clean, crisp and gently carbonated.

Original Gravity – 1052
Alcohol Content – 5.0%

Best paired with: Salads and Dessert

SEASONAL/ROTATING DRAFTS

Darkside Black IPA

Black in colour, this IPA starts with a rich maltiness and follows with a very hoppy bitter finish. Using five different malts and three hop additions, it is a strong but well balanced, unique ale.

Original Gravity – 1068
Alcohol Content – 6.75%

Best paired with: Ribs and Pasta

Granite Mild

A dark ale with malt character and a hint of smoke. Well balanced, not too bitter and not quite as “mild” as you’d think at 3.8% ABV!

Original Gravity – 1039
Alcohol Content – 3.8%

Best paired with: Pizza

Summer Ale

This ale is golden in colour, clear and crisp. This beer proves a low alcohol can have taste. generous addition of wheat malt gives it a refreshing character. Available May-October.

Original Gravity – 1042
Alcohol Content – 4.0%

Best paired with: Salads

Hazy Daze

Mashed in with wheat malt, 2 row and carastan malt. Hopped with Hallertauer hops and finished with a true Weiss beer yeast presenting notes of banana and cloves.

Original Gravity – 1054
Alcohol Content: 5.5%

Best paired with: Brunch egg items and Salads

Gin Lane Ale

Our “barley wine” is a very strong ale generously hopped with East Kent Goldings and Fuggles. A blend of 2 row, carastan, black malt and flaked barley give this ale a “winey” sweetness. Available November- April.

Original Gravity – 1090
Alcohol Content – 9.0%

Best paired with: Dessert or Nightcap
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