Guest ales

Alongside our core range of beers, we also offer a selection of seasonal ales throughout the year. Seasonal ales are all cask beers that are available for a limited period of time.

Download our Guest Ales 2014 calendar PDF 2.36MB

Greene King Speciality

Double Hop Monster logo

Double Hop Monster

A beer with a monster bitterness and huge hop aromas including tropical, floral and orange peel citrus for an exciting complex flavour.

Availability: January and February

7.2%
ABV

Yardbird logo

Yardbird

Full of hops and with a lasting fruity flavour, this beer is inspired by bold American pale ales.

Availability: March and April

4.0%
ABV

Gold Beach logo

Gold Beach

A lager style beer commemorating the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. Made with English Goldings hops and French Aramis hops.

Availability: May and June

5.0%
ABV

Carnival Beer logo

Carnival Beer

A well balanced, full bodied golden ale with an underlying herbal hop and bitter linger, tropical fruits and citrus notes.

Availability: July and August

4.0%
ABV

Buck Green Governor Ale logo

Buck Green Governor Ale

A London pale ale – light, refreshing and packed with hops. Inspired by Buck Greene, son of famous Brewer Benjamin Greene, who became a Director of the Bank of England and served as the Governor in mid-19th Century.

Availability: September and October

5.0%
ABV

St Edmund's logo

St Edmund's

A great golden beer with an intense Cascade hop aroma and fruity character. Ideal to celebrate St Edmunds anniversary and the start of the celebrations for the Magna Carta 800th anniversary.

Availability: November and December

4.2%
ABV

GUEST ALES 2014

Belhaven Robert Burns Scottish Ale logo

Belhaven Robert Burns Brown Ale

A mild, dark coloured beer with rich sweet tones of Scottish toffee and a subtle malty aftertaste.

Availability: January

4.2%
ABV

Fireside logo

Fireside

A fantastic winter warmer, this mature, dark and malty ale is late hopped for a mellow linger.

Availability: 1-15 February

4.5%
ABV

Belhaven Grand Slam logo

Belhaven Grand Slam

Celebrate the Six Nations, with this light, clean and refreshing ale.

Availability: February and March

4.0%
ABV

Ale Fresco logo

Ale Fresco

Smooth and easy drinking, this golden ale is brewed using Centennial hops, and has a light citrus taste.

Availability: April and May

4.3%
ABV

Brasilia! logo

Brasilia!

A perfect, easy drinking beer for the summer: the Amarillo and Citra hops create a refreshing beer with an intense citrus zing.

Availability: June and July

4.1%
ABV

Sun Dance logo

Sun Dance

Celebrate the summer with this fine ale brewed using pale malts and Fuggles hops to create a light, refreshing ale with floral and fruity aromas.

Availability: August

4.1%
ABV

Bonkers Conkers logo

Bonkers Conkers

This fine ale has spicy flavours and biscuit malt character, with masses of tropical fruit and citrus notes.

Availability: September

4.1%
ABV

“Old Nutty Hen” logo

“Old Nutty Hen”

A chestnut coloured ale with the unique nutty character of amber malt combined with the floral and spicy flavours of traditional English hops.

Availability: September and October

4.5%
ABV

Gangly Ghoul logo

Gangly Ghoul

A rich and smooth dark ale, with fiendishly fruity and hoppy notes.

Availability: October

4.2%
ABV

Abbot Reserve logo

Abbot Reserve

Masses of fruity character, a malty richness and superb hop balance. Brewed longer for a distinctive flavour.

Availability: November and December

6.5%
ABV

Fireside logo

Fireside

A fantastic winter warmer, this mature, dark and malty ale is late hopped for a mellow linger.

Availability: November and December

4.5%
ABV

Rocking Rudolph logo

Rocking Rudolph

A full bodied, malty and fruity Christmas ale, with a refreshing bitter finish.

Availability: November and December

4.2%
ABV