Heirloom AK – Brew Wharf Brewery

Text: 4.4% 1930’s Mild

This beer was based on a 1930’s AK recipe from the now defunct Whitbread Brewery, a 2.4% Mile with 56 IBU’s. Ours was brewed using the same grist, only beefed up a bit, simply Maris Otter Pale and Crystal malts with an additional 16.6% of sugar added. Unlike the original, we used Northern Brewer hops for bittering but then added generous amounts of East Kent Goldings late for aroma and flavour while keeping the IBU ratio the same…