Beer: Northern Monk - Aunt Bessie’s Apple Crumble & Custard, Pale Ale by IPAokay

Aunt Bessie’s Apple Crumble & Custard


Apple Crumble & Custard Pale Ale, 4.5%

Rating: 4.5 out of 5.

Aunt Bessie’s Apple Crumble & Custard Pale Ale, crafted by Northern Monk, is a delightful and unique brew that seamlessly blends the nostalgic comfort of a classic dessert with the creativity of craft beer. This beer is a testament to Northern Monk’s innovative approach to brewing, combining traditional flavours in a modern context.

Pouring a rich, golden hue, the beer greets the senses with enticing aromas of baked apples, warm cinnamon, and a hint of creamy vanilla custard. The initial taste is a harmonious dance of sweet and tart apple notes, reminiscent of a freshly baked crumble, balanced by a delicate malt backbone. The infusion of cinnamon brings a touch of spice, evoking the essence of the crumble’s crust. The true star of the show, however, is the custard element. Velvety and smooth, it adds a luscious creaminess that coats the palate, elevating the entire experience.

The beauty of Aunt Bessie’s Apple Crumble & Custard Pale Ale lies in its ability to capture the essence of the beloved dessert while delivering a refreshing and well-rounded beer. This is a brew that pays homage to tradition while pushing the boundaries of flavour. With every sip, one can’t help but be transported to fond memories of sharing a warm apple crumble topped with creamy custard.


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A Collaboration with Aunt Bessie’s

Aunt Bessie’s is a UK-based frozen food brand that produces a variety of products, including Yorkshire puddings, roast potatoes, vegetables, desserts, and ready meals. The company was founded in 1995 and is currently owned by Nomad Foods Limited.

Aunt Bessie’s products are sold in over 20 countries around the world. The company’s most popular product is its Yorkshire puddings, which are made with a batter of eggs, flour, and milk. Aunt Bessie’s also produces a variety of other frozen foods, such as roast potatoes, vegetables, desserts, and ready meals. The company’s products are known for their high quality and convenience.