Beer: Northern Monk - Aunt Bessie’s Roast Dinner, Brown Ale by IPAokay

Aunt Bessie’s Roast Dinner


Roast Dinner Brown Ale, 4.5%

Rating: 3 out of 5.

Aunt Bessie’s Roast Dinner Brown Ale, meticulously crafted by Northern Monk, brings together the heartwarming essence of a classic British roast dinner and the imaginative realm of craft beer. This creation is a testament to Northern Monk’s prowess in reimagining familiar flavours within the innovative context of modern brewing.

Upon pouring, the ale reveals a deep, inviting brown hue, reminiscent of the roast’s hearty, comforting nature. The aroma harmoniously blends notes of roasted meat, savoury herbs, and a touch of caramelized sweetness, evoking memories of cherished Sunday meals. The initial taste experience mirrors the profile of a roast dinner, with layers of roasted malt, hints of nuttiness, and a gentle undertone of herbs, beautifully capturing the essence of a traditional feast.

The custard infusion, a signature element of Aunt Bessie’s creations, adds a surprising yet delightful twist. Its creamy smoothness complements the savoury notes, creating an unexpected yet harmonious interplay of flavours that speaks to the art of culinary innovation.

Aunt Bessie’s Roast Dinner Brown Ale embodies the fusion of time-honoured traditions and contemporary brewing innovation. It pays homage to culinary heritage while exploring the boundaries of taste and creativity. With every sip, one is transported to the warmth and camaraderie of a shared roast dinner, complete with the unexpected delight of custard. This ale invites enthusiasts to relish in the harmonious blend of comfort and inventiveness.


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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.