And so to Ruby Tuesday, who could hang a name on you? I sampled this Amber Ale at the Woolwich Pier Hotel in Sydney on a suitably wet and windy Wednesday. Yeah, I like to break the rules, so what?
Supposedly a winter ale, I thought this was served a little too cold, masking it’s more subtle flavours. The colour of polished mahogany, its blend of hops is revealed as it warms. There’s biscuity undertones mixed with hints of Gala apples. Quite English in style, it should be drunk in front of an open fire from a pint pot. Beards and leather elbow patches optional.
I told you I like to break the rules, so here’s The Beatles with ‘Helter Skelter’ ……..