Beer of the week 6th August - Five Points Olicana and Harlequin Pale (4.8%)
THE FIVE POINTS BREWING CO.
OLICANA AND HARLEQUIN PALE (4.8%)
About the beer
A pale ale hopped with Olicana and Harlequin from The Five Points Brewing Co. They're really excited to have used these new English hops, especially Harlequin. Created by Charles Faram in 2015, it's already won a couple of awards (‘Best New Variety’ and Gold at the 2019 National Hop Awards) and is packed with pineapple, peach & passionfruit.
Gluten (Barley, Wheat)
About the Brewery
The Five Points Brewing Company is an independent brewery based in Hackney, London, brewing with a commitment to quality and the community since 2013.
We champion flavour, provenance, consistency and quality, and our range of award-winning beers are unfiltered and unpasteurised for a better flavour and aroma. Our beers are inspired by the founders’ passion for both the British real ale tradition and the best of the international craft beer movement. Our flagship beers are complemented by regular limited and small batch releases including our barrel-aged project.
We are committed to the local and wider community – we were the first brewery in the UK to be an accredited Living Wage Employer and are proud to pay the London Living Wage. All our electricity is sourced from 100% renewable sources. We helped to establish an apprenticeship scheme for training brewers and we work to support local charitable, arts and community projects.