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The Crafty Fox’s Top 15 Autumn Ales brewed in Yorkshire

It’s the beginning of autumn, and if you love your craft ales you know what that means – fantastic autumnal ales! I want everyone to enjoy the best local ales for autumn, which is why I’m sharing with you this list of my Top 15 Autumn Ales brewed in Yorkshire! Read on below… Treboom Brewery […]

It’s the beginning of autumn, and if you love your craft ales you know what that means – fantastic autumnal ales!
I want everyone to enjoy the best local ales for autumn, which is why I’m sharing with you this list of my Top 15 Autumn Ales brewed in Yorkshire!
Read on below…

Autumn Beers

Treboom Brewery – Powderkeg
Treboom Brewery have collaborated with the Rare Tea Company to produce Powderkeg, a malty smoked stout perfect for keeping you warm on a cold night! Powderkeg’s dark and robust flavour is complimented by the addition of lapsang souchong tea without being overpowered by it. Get 10% Off with a Crafty Card

Treboom Brewery – Green Hopped Kettle Drum
Treboom Brewery’s best bitter, brewed with freshly harvested hops from the brewery’s hop garden, this copper coloured beer is fresh, clean and fruity. Get 10% Off with a Crafty Card

Treboom Brewery – Avante Garde
This Amber French Farmhouse style beer has an emphasis on malt flavours. Brewed with Bouclier and Saaz hops, Avant Garde is rich and rounded with a hint of sweetness. Get 10% Off with a Crafty Card

York Brewery – Hive Mind
This golden ale is brewed with real honey, infused with almonds and topped off with a splash of amaretto. Has a smooth caramel character to round out the nuttiness while accentuating the honey flavour. Pilgrim hops add hints of cedar and spice to the mix.

Great Newsome Brewery – Muddy Boots
There’s no better way to end a muddy Autumn walk than sitting by an open fire with a pint of Muddy Boots, a seasonal porter from Great Newsome Brewery brewed with rich roasted malt for a dark brown beer.

Leeds Brewery – American Pumpkin Ale
As the name suggests, this dark spiced ale is inspired by the American Autumn favourite, pumpkin ale. This malty and spicy seasonal ale is available every October at Leeds Brewery pubs.
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Bad Co – Smashing Pumpkin
Another taste bud-tingling pumpkin ale, Smashing Pumpkin packs a sweet and spicy punch that might surprise you, with copious amounts of brown sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger and all-spice.

Hop Studio – Barolo
Citrus and floral flavours from the Citra hop precede a clean malty finish in this deliciously deep, rich and dark American red ale. The perfect ale to welcome the changing of the seasons! Get 10% Off with a Crafty Card

Hop Studio – Beerjolais
Brewed with fresh hops from the first of the year’s harvest, this freshly fragranced green hop ale is only brewed after the Autumn harvest, so grab a pint while you can! Get 10% Off with a Crafty Card

Osset Brewery – Treacle Stout
Looking for something a little different? This rich and robust stout has a coffee flavour with a dry citrus finish. The coffee flavour is created with black treacle and roasted malts, contributing to a complex black ale that is the ideal accompaniment to game and strongly flavoured meats.

Leeds Brewery – The Catcher in the Rye
The addition of rye gives this beer a subtle warm spiciness, perfect for a cold autumn evening! Hints of orange peel and pepper round out this well-balanced brew.
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BrewDog – Pumpkin King
BrewDog’s Halloween-themed pumpkin ale is not your typical sweet pumpkin ale. This light-feeling ale follows up its pungent spice with bright and zesty citrus, with subtle hints of toasted marshmallow and toffee apple to complete the Autumn favour.

Half Moon Brewery – Robustus Lunam
Robustus Lunam is a full-bodied, dark stout from Half Moon Brewery with a rich aroma of espresso and treacle. A hearty ale for windy Autumn nights!

Naylor’s Brewery – West Riding Gold
As the name suggests, West Riding Gold is a golden ale, hopped throughout with Chinook and Simcoe to give it real bite and a at 4.4% a kick too!

Naylor’s Brewery – Autumn Ale
A light, amber beer that’s sweet, malty and chewy, great for a session in front of a fire, Naylor’s Brewery’s Autumn Ale has a balanced hoppy finish from Aurora and Willamete hops.


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Autumn Beers

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