They had a huge meat pie before them and were washing down prodigious slices of it with nut brown ale.
And they toasted him in nut brown ale, and hailed him as their leader, by the name of Robin Hood.
He's expected at night, and the pasty's made hot, They broach the brown ale
, and they fill the black pot, And the goodwife would wish the goodman in the mire, Ere he lack'd a soft pillow, the Barefooted Friar.
Then all shouted with laughter as they saw the good brown ale
stream over Little John's beard and trickle from his nose and chin, while his eyes blinked with the smart of it.
Whilst he was speaking the landlady came in again, bearing a broad platter, upon which stood all the beakers and flagons charged to the brim with the brown ale
or the ruby wine.
Southport Brewery won Gold in the bottled Standard Mild Ales & Brown Ales
category for its Dark Night.
Florian's Brewery will launch their Barrel-Aged Program with a series of Barrel-Aged Brown Ales
"I am so bored with brown ales
, but not with this one.
English brown ales
range from the darkly sweet Mann's Original Brown Ale
- now brewed by Ushers in Wiltshire - to the more northern nutty, malty and fruity examples, which include Samuel Smith's Nut Brown Ale
from Tadcaster, where Newcastle Brown is due to fetch up in the middle of next year.
And that could open the floodgates for other brewers to produce their own Newcastle Brown Ales
Some of our panelists have a prejudice against brown ales
. It's not that they are bad, they say, it's just that they are boring.
And if protection is removed, beer industry experts believe that could open the floodgates to competitors brewing Newcastle Brown Ales
of their own.