Over the last few months we've been working very hard on our second brewing site in Grimsby, Docks Beers. The culmination of many many months of hard work, Docks allows us to brew beer on a much larger scale for bottling and to meet growing demand, and it also allows us to brew beer in a modern craft style which we release under the Docks Beers brand. There is also a popular taproom inside which showcases beers from both Axholme and Docks as well as other beers from around th
Our new guest beer is out now! Red Ryeding is a 5.1% ale, red in colour (unsurprisingly) and brewed with the addition of malted rye as well as the usual malted barley. Rye gives a beer a much richer flavour at the cereal end of things. Kind of a biscuit intensity, and in Red Ryeding that is combined with some crystal malt (which is malt that is caramelised during the sprouting process) for a toffee-like flavour and a small amount of black malt for a little intense roastiness.