Salcombe Brewery Co. is delighted to announce the launch of a brand new addition to its much-loved range of beers. Island Street Porter (ABV 5.9%), the third beer in the brewery’s craft beer range, is a rich velvety porter and can be purchased online, from local stockists or directly from the brewery in 330ml bottles.

 

Brewer Sam Beaman comments: “ We decided to brew Island Street Porter to contrast with our hop driven beers, which are on the light gold to amber spectrum. These are great session beers but we wanted to produce something a little bit different. Creating a porter offered the opportunity to branch away from our core range in terms of colour, style and strength. Island Street Porter is the result of many months of planning and development and we are thrilled with the results. It is a must for anyone in search of a beer with bags of flavour. It’s fast becoming a favourite in the brew house”.

 

Island Street Porter (ABV 5.9%), is a hand crafted, sumptuous porter. Its blend of eight malts produce hints of dark chocolate, coffee and black cherry which, combined with British hops, creates an aroma reminiscent of Black Forest gateaux. Sam continues: “During the height of Salcombe’s boat building era, when Island Street would have been at its busiest, porter was an incredibly popular drink, not least amongst the delivery men after whose job title the beer was named.  Although our porter is very much a modern take on this classic ale, we wanted to celebrate its history too and so we called it Island Street Porter.”

 

Island Street Porter (5.9%) joins the Salcombe Brewery Co. range which includes the highly popular Seahorse, Salcombe Pale Ale, Lifesaver, Devon Amber, Shingle Bay and Salcombe Gold, as well as seasonal ales Christmas Tide, Rip Tide and Stormwatch. For further information on Salcombe Brewery Co. please visit www.salcombebrewery.com email contact@salcombebrewery.com or call 01548 854888.  Follow Salcombe Brewery Co. on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.  *Island Street Porter is available in cases of 12 x 330ml bottles with RRP £30.00 and RRP £2.50 for individual 330ml bottles. Individual bottles and cases can be purchased directly from the brewery or online (12 bottle cases only) at www.salcombebrewery.com.

 

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Salcombe Brewery Co. was founded by John and Gerry Tiner in September 2016. After 35 years of fun-filled family holidays nearby, John and Gerry moved to the area and soon discovered that the local area’s favourite beer, Shingle Bay, might be under threat, so they decided to set up a new brewery and acquire the recipe. John and Gerry had a vision to create a company ethos of an eco-friendly, locally supportive brewery making a rich variety of mouth-watering beer. They secured investment both nationally and internationally by shareholders who shared the same sense of belief in the high quality of the beer. The seahorse logo behind the brand of Salcombe Brewery Co. is representative of the fact that the Salcombe estuary is one of the few places in the UK you can find the rarer of the two species of seahorse. Inspired by local surroundings, Salcombe Brewery Co. takes pride in its local roots, which is reflected in the branding. Unique, fresh and contemporary, the seahorse is a seal of high quality represented by the beers.