Jennings Brewery – Sneck Lifter
Brewery : Jennings Brewery
Name : Sneck Lifter
Country : England
Style : Strong Ale
ABV/VOL/ALC : 5.1%
Note from brewery :
An award winning beer, a strong, satisfying First introduced in 1990 as a winter warmer, Jennings Sneck Lifter has become a firm favourite in the portfolio.
In northern dialect sneck means door latch and a sneck lifter was a man’s last sixpence which enabled him to lift the latch of a pub door and buy himself a pint, hoping to meet friends there who might treat him to one or two more. ale, wonderfully warming and full of complex flavours, which create an intriguing beer of great character.
Sneck Lifter has won Bronze award in the International Cask Ale competition at the Brewing Industry International Awards 2011. It was in the class 4 for cask ale 4.9% – 6.9% ABV Receiving a Bronze at the 2005 Brewing Industry International Awards held in Munich. A gold award was received in 2009 and a bronze award in this years International Beer Challenge.
Note from taster :
Sadly can’t remember this one, but must be good as all the other brews from Jennings are good.
Well I clearly need to get another bottle as they have change the label again.