Great Oakley – Delapre Dark


An old mahogany smooth dark ale with a creamy head. Brewed with 5 different malts and has a medium-sweet flavour with a chocolate bitterness containing baking cocoa and dark fruits. Delapre Dark has a light, smokey, chocolate and roasted aroma with a taste of chocolate, spice and burnt notes.

Alcohol Content: 4.6% ABV

Bottle Size: 50cl bottle

Location: Tiffield, Northamptonshire

2006 – SIBA Midlands Bronze for Porters, Strong Milds, Old Ales & Stouts
2010 – Great British Beer Festival – Bronze
2011 – SIBA Midlands Bronze for Bottled Porters, Milds, Old Ales and Stouts
2018 – Northampton County Beer Festival Winner (Old Ales and Strong Milds)
2018 – Northampton County Beer Festival Overall Champion

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Great Oakley was founded by Phil and Mike in 2005. Phil had been a very experienced home brewer and a long-serving CAMRA chairman, whilst Mike was a businessman and stables owner. In 2007, Guy joined the brewery and added Wagtail, Welland and Valley Mild – Mike left to run his pub. In 2012, the brewery moved to new premises in Tiffield, Northamptonshire. By 2016, they had won over 40 awards. In 2017, the beer baton was handed over to Guy, who continues to produce award-winning ales on a regular basis.

Allergen Information: Cereals, contains gluten, suitable for vegans

The allergen information provided is approximate and intended to be used as a guide only, please check the product ingredients labels before serving.

Free pick up in Lutterworth or we can deliver to you in 2 – 5 working days.

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