Merlin’s Ale

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BROUGHTON ALES

Biggar, Scotland

MERLIN'S ALE

English Pale Ale / Bitter, ABV 4,2%

Taste

Medium sweet and light bitter hops, hints of biscuit

Scent

Sweet malts, grainy, caramel with a hint of melon

Color

Deep gold

Brewme says...

Served at 8-10° C as a social drink, with roasted chicken, pan fried fish or mild cheeses

 

According to the Arthurian legend, the mad wizard Merlin was driven to the Caledonian Forest in 573 AD. A stone in Drumelzier marks his burial site, close to the Broughton Brewery. According to legend, Merlin's spirit haunts the stone and the surrounding area on the eve of his death.