Beer: Wychwood Hobgoblin
Style: Premium Bitter – ESB
Description: Hobgoblin is a powerful full-bodied copper red, well-balanced brew. It is strong in roasted malt with a moderate hoppy bitterness and slight fruity character that lasts through to the end. Brewed with pale, chocolate and crystal matts and English Fuggles and Styrian Goldings hops.
Tasting notes: Wychwood Hobgoblin from Wychwood Refresh is a Premium Bitter – ESB style beer, amber in color, is moderate hoppy, has an ABV of 5.2% and is available in-store or at our online beer store.
Food pairing: This ESB style beer is best paired with tangy style cheeses such as Brick, Edam and Feta.
If you like this, try: Newcastle Werewolf, Alesmith Anvil ESB, Goose Island 25th Anniversary Ale, Redhook ESB, Rogue Brutal IPA.
This beer is part of our Mixed Six series. Working with the beer experts at Half Time in Mamaroneck, we are featuring a beer a day for 24 days, including tasting notes and suggestions for pairing. At the end of the 24 days, we invite you to join us at Half Time from 5-8 p.m. on November 13 for a Q and A, beer tasting and discounts on mixed six-packs with our carefully selected featured beers. Half Time, 139 Hoyt Ave., Mamaroneck, 914-341-1666, www.halftimebeverage.com.
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