The Font Bar (2018)

The Font bar brings together a selection of great keg and key-keg beers including the launch of Track’s Altered State Orange Acid IPA brewed in collaboration with the team from Manchester’s three The Font Bars.

Up to 30 beers will be available at any one time.

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Funk Dungeon - Imperial Brett Saison
Spiced saison brewed with cardamom, star anise, liquorice root and UK hops. Aged in white oak for 4 months with Brettanomyces to give a soft funky character with a citrus edge.
Alphabet Brew CoType A8Ancoats, ManchesterOrangey juice bomb with Mosaic, Simcoe, Azacca and Rakau hops
Beatnikz RepublicRussian Riot9ManchesterDark, thick, big body & bourbon oak
Bexar CountyYoung and Unafraid5PeterboroughA Kombucha soured elderflower, grapefruit and yuzu pale. Kombucha (fermented tea) lays the base for the citrus and elderflower flavours to play in harmony.
Black IrisLost Art of Keeping Secrets8.5NottinghamA 100% Vic Secret Hopped DIPA.
Box SocialGin Sour3.7NewcastleCollab with Hepple Gin Co. A gin botanical sour
BrewshackCornbrook Pale Ale4ManchesterA classic British ale, in keg! Inspired by historic British recipes, fermented with english ale yeast to give a crisp and subtly hopped session ale.
Burton RdBurton Rd Brewing Co IPA5.6ManchesterDry hopped with plenty of Citra & Chinook giving a mixture of fruit, citrus and pine
CloudwaterIPA Simcoe Chinook6.5Ancoats, ManchesterThis IPA was fermented with New England yeast and features Simcoe and Chinook aroma hops. Cloudwater increased the proportion of Golden Naked Oats for this one, giving the beer a cleaner oat presentation.
CloudwaterSession IPA Vic Secret Mosaic4.5Ancoats, ManchesterThis Session IPA features Vic Secret and Mosaic aroma hops, backed up by Citra, and was fermented with Lallemand's New England yeast. Carapils and Caramalt support the base malt for added sweetness and body.
CloudwaterSmall Nelson Sauvin Rye Pale2.9Ancoats, ManchesterIn this third iteration of our new series of Small Beers, we replaced oats and heritage crystal with rye and red rye crystal respectively, to give a spiced note from the malt. Fermented with New England Lallemand yeast and a 12 g/L dry hop of equal quanti
Cloudwater / LervigBourbon Black Forest Stout12Ancoats, ManchesterA Heaven Hill bourbon barrel conditioned version of our sour cherry and sweet cherry concentrate infused Black Forest Stout, brewed in collaboration with Lervig Aktiebryggeri.
Cwrw IâlIsthmus of Darien5.6MoldA New Scotland IPA in association with Bairds Malt and Lallemand yeast invented for the Replicale Project . Hopped with first gold hops and brewed with pineapple, coconut and a small amount of peat smoked malt.
ElusiveOverdrive (Lap 7)5.5FinchampsteadA crisp and dry American Pale Ale hopped with Pekko and dry-hopped with Equinox
ElusiveSpellbinder v26FinchampsteadA London-style Porter brewed to a classic recipe with late hop additions of Hallertau Tradition. Whole bean Hasbean coffee (Honduras Finca Cerro Azul Natural Red Catuai) was added during cold conditioning to bring a clean coffee flavour and aroma with hin
Legitimate IndustriesTax Evasion4.4LeedsCrisp, German-style lager full of Pilsner and Vienna malts, and a blend of Mandarina Bavaria and Hallertau Mittelfrüh hops, this deliciously selfish swine knows he’s getting away with a murderously refreshing brew
Little Earth ProjectCrab Apple Saison6.7SudburyLocally sourced hops and barley are complemented by the addition of sharp Crab Apples. Wild yeast came from Crab Apples were also added to the conditioning tank to and give a fresh zippy acidity.
Lost & GroundedRunning with Sceptres5.2BristolGerman Pilsner malt from with three traditional hop varieties – Magnum, Perle and Hallertauer Mittelfruh – to produce a clean, unfiltered, Hop Bitter Keller Pils.
Mad HatterOrange 'N' Basil6.2LiverpoolThis sour IPA features our new favourite flavour combination. It is pithy and sweet witha refreshing tang.
Mad HatterUnder The Spreading Chestnut Tree4.6LiverpoolA smooth, rich and nutty brown ale made with real chestnut flour. Perfect as the nights are drawing in.
Mad Hatter / BoundaryThe Great Milk Agitator in The Sky5LiverpoolWe brewed a blueberry and vanilla sour with our friends from Boundary brewing. It is delicious and PURPLE!
Mad Hatter / Wild WeatherLightning Sombrero8.5LiverpoolThis gooseberry DIPA is the result of a very fun brew day with Wild Weather Ales and is a fruity flavour bomb!
Magic RockBearded Lady Dessert Edition10.5HuddersfieldBearded Lady Imperial Stout Bourbon aged Stout with Cacao Nibs, Vanilla & Cinnamon
Magic RockFantasma6.5HuddersfieldA dank and juicy IPA using Golden Promise, wheat and Cara Munich malts in the mash for a sweetly smooth body. For the hops we judiciously bittered with Magnum in the kettle followed by Citra T90 in both the whirlpool and in dry-hopping. The aroma/flavour
Magic RockHigh Wire Grapefruit5.5HuddersfieldHigh Wire Grapefruit is a fruit-infused version of our best-selling West Coast pale ale. We accentuated the original beer’s smoothly composed malt body and lip-smacking citrus character with the addition of 100% natural pink grapefruit flavour. Juicy, tar
MarbleDamage Plan7.1Collyhurst, ManchesterPlan on bitter, dank hops packed with tropical pineapple pulp, papaya and mango notes all backed up by a crisp, low colour base line. Equinox, Nelson Sauvin, Mosaic, Summit and Citra have been layered to create a damagingly fruity track. The beer that ope
MarblePeaches & Beaches6.2Collyhurst, ManchesterThis beer is a collaboration with Slim Pickens Cider & Mead Co. located in Tampa, Florida. We've amalgamated styles with our good friend Todd Strauss and in the true spirit of collaboration we've created a beer as refreshing as a cider with the smashabili
MoorRey Of Light8PitneyStar Wars The Last Jedi inspired Double IPA. "The force is strong with this one"!
Neptune / Twisted BarrelTwisted Thai'd Thai Spiced6.5CrosbyInspired by a Thai green curry, lemongrass, lime and chilli come together to give a spicy and zesty citrus kick.
RedWillowFaithless 756.2MacclesfieldNorwegian Farmhouse Ale brewed with Sigmund Voss Kveik yeast, hopped with Centennial & Nelson Sauvin
RivingtonProper Ace3.7AndertonGrisette - Dry Hopped with Sorachi Ace
RivingtonToday Was a Good Day6.6AndertonClassic West Coast IPA, Citrus, Piney, Dank, Caramel, Bitter, hopped with Cascade, Columbus, Chinook, Simcoe & Mosaic
SalopianAuric4ShrewsburyAn excessively dry hopped session IPA,with a strong grapefruit aroma and a dry body with a quenching array of fruit rind,dried pine, lemon zest sparkling over a long enveloping finish.
Serious BrewingGoldrush5.6RochdaleRefreshing golden pale ale brewed with Belgian abbey yeast & delicately flavoured with British hops
Serious BrewingGoldrush5.6RochdaleRefreshing golden pale ale brewed with Belgian abbey yeast & delicately flavoured with British hops
ShindiggerMango Unchained4.2ManchesterAustralian & American hop-forward IPA blended with Mango & Pineapple. Fresh & fruity, imagine if Rubicon made beer…
SquawkChocolate Milk Stout7.4Ancoats, ManchesterStout with 20kg of Cocoa nibs added to the fermenter
Stubborn MuleMagnum Red IPA7.2TimperleyA man's GOT to know his limitations. This is a 7.2% WA15 Magnum. Do you feel lucky? High hopped and dry hopped this is a fully loaded American-style IPA. Dark amber in appearance the three hop varieties give a powerful, complex, yet balanced flavour and a
TorrsideCoffee Imperial Grodziskie5New MillsOak-smoked wheat beer aged on Monsooned Malabar coffee beans. Look, it's imperial for the style, ok?
TorrsideI'm so Bored With The USA7.4New MillsA slightly different take on a modern, hazy IPA, hopped to US IPA levels but brewed with entirely European hops
Track / FontAltered State - Orange Acid IPA5.3Ancoats, ManchesterCollaboration with Manchester's three Font bars - an IPA with Amarillo and Eldorado with added orange zest
Track / Northern MonkCircle Work8.5Ancoats, Manchester​A DIPA made with our hooded brethren Northern Monk. Brewed with Vermont Yeast and Heavily hopped with Ella, Galaxy and Enigma. Big punchy tropical Aromas with a lovely rounded mouthfeel
Wild BeerYokai4.5WestcombeTaking inspiration from Yadokai, our infamous sake-inspired 13% beer packed with umami character and yuzu, Yokai brings the delights of salty umami seaweed balanced with bright yuzu citrus. More accessible in an easy going session beer
Wild CardSorrel Saison5.1WalthamstowBrewed with Trinidadian Sorrel, a fresh and fruity twist on a traditional Christmas beer
Wiper & True / DuggesCardinal Sour6.8BristolCollaboration with Dugges (Sweden).Punchy fruit and balanced acidity flavours of tannins and berries, alongside the addition of blackberries and an infusion of hibiscus flower, create a complex beer with a deep claret hue.
Wishbone / Thirst ClassCloudy with a chance of hops5.9KeighleyCloudy with a chance of hops is our Collaboration brew with Thirst Class from Stockport, this is our take on a New England IPA, Dry Hopped, Unfined, Cloudy Craft-Murk! We hope you like Ahtanum, Mosaic & Nelson Sauvin hops 5.9%

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