SILVER TALLY (3.7%) [Pale]
Look: Golden Yellow. Smell: Fruity, Citrus Hop. Taste: Lemon, Bitter Sweet Balance.
A clean, pale golden yellow beer with citrus aromas, A dry bitter sweet balance and full hop flavour. A tally (usually brass) was used by a miner in exchange for a lamp prior to going down into a coal pit. As such, it was used as an early form of a mine management system. Silver tallys (usually aluminium) were given to miners who had worked overtime, and these could be exchanged for a meal in the canteen.
Available: all year. Packaging: 9 gallon cask. 4.5 gallon and 18 gallon casks on request. 440ml cans.