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Sneck LifterDark Strong Ale - 5.1%

Relax and enjoy this strong satisfying dark bitter. Wonderfully warming and full of complex flavours to deliver an intriguing beer of character.


Available in:
9 gallon containers & 500ml bottle


Features & benefits:

  • A beer which great strength of character
  • Brewed using pure lakeland water drawn from the brewery’s own well
  • A distinctive chocolate taste
  • A Sneck is a door latch and a Sneck Lifter was a mans last sixpence with which he would lift the latch of the pub door and buy himself a pint, hoping to meet friends there who might treat him to a few more in 2011



  • Bronze medal winner in the 2005 Brewing Industry International Awards
  • Bronze medal winner in the 2010 International Beer Challenge Awards
  • CAMRA Champion Beer of the Year 2010
  • Bronze Medal – The Brewing Industry International Awards 2011


An incredibaly flavoursome beer which boasts compelling characteristics. Chocolate and amber malts enhance the complex flavours of this beer; with specially formulated natural brewing sugars giving it a unique intriging flavour. Rich, dark and full bodied; this beer certainly delivers the desired taste. Once you’ve tried it you won’t want to stop, but beware at 5.1% ABV.


Style: Strong Bitter
ABV: 5.1% See : Dark Mahogany
Smell: Chocolate,Toffee, Roasted
Taste: (Roasted) Coffee, Chocolate
Bitter: 3
Sweet: 3.5


Food match:

The perfect partner for a succulent, juicy steak. This wonderful brew is ideal with no-nonsense foods such as the good old traditional Winter casserole.


Ingredients and allergens:

English Pale Ale Malt, Amber and Chocolate Malt. Fuggles, Goldings and Challenger hops, Brewing Sugar. Contains Isinglass finings


Sneck Lifter


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