AD 71 - Pumpkin Porter

AD71 was the year when the Romans arrived in Doncaster and started building their garrison – DANUM. Danum’s first fort was built from timber to house approximately 500 soldiers. It was demolished in the 2nd century AD and replaced with a smaller fort protected by clay, gravel and limestone walls.

Beer Type : Pumpkin Porter     Strength - 5.3%

Brewing Notes

Made with 54 kilos of pumpkin flesh, Maris Otter and Black malt and Roasted Barley and hopped with Hallertauer and Cascade hops. Also spiced with Allspice, cinnamon and nutmeg. A very spicy and moorish flavoured porter with a sharp flavour from the roasted barley and a cinnamon spice aroma.